Mark Parker is a successful American Business person. He works as Chief Executive Officer and chairman in Nike Inc. and the Board of Director at The Walt Disney Co. Parker ranked in the highest paid CEOs in the New York Times list in the year 2016. Let’s find out how much net worth of Mark Parker is in 2018.
Early Life & Biography
Mark Parker was born in the year 1955, October 21. His place of birth is in Poughkeepsie, New York, U.S. He did graduation from Penn State University in 1977 in political science. Now he is the CEO of Nike Inc. since 2006, and he was elected as the third CEO of Nike Inc. and has been its chairman since 2016. Moreover, he is also the Board of Director at The Walt Disney Co. Mark is an Art lover and has a great collection of Art. He also ran on the cross country teams and Penn State track.
Parker got married to his love Kathy Mills Parker, who is related to volunteer’s community and once held the world record in the 5000 meters. They have 3 children, Jennifer, Meg Elizabeth, and Matthew. They are happy in their married life.
Career, Awards & Achievements
His career as a successful businessman started when he joined Nike as a footwear designer in 1979 in Exeter, New Hampshire. Mark became Division Vice President in charge of development in the year 1987. Consequently, he became Corporate Vice president in 1989, General Manager of Nike in 1993, and Vice President of Global Footwear in 1998 due to his dedication and hard work. Mark was co-president with Charlie Denson of the Nike brand in March 2001.
Mark became the third CEO of Nike in the year 2006. Although Mark is the CEO of the company, He still assists in shoe design and always dedicated to assuring that Nike remains environmentally conscious. He is also an art lover with a massive collection of Contemporary, Modern, and Low Bro. A group of unique and antique art collection found in the CEO office of Parker in Nike.
Mark Parker was named Fortune’s Businessperson of the year 2015. He ranked 14th in the New York Times’ list of highest paid CEO in the year 2016 with an annual pay scale of $47.6 million. He became the chairman of the company in the year 2016. Mark holds the share worth $3 million in the Nike Inc.
Net Worth & Earnings
Mark is connected to 26 board members in 2 different organizations across 2 different industries. How much net worth can you expect from a successful American businessman who was the CEO and Chairman of most popular brand Nike Inc. and Board of Director at the Walt Disney co.? Well, it is estimated that the net worth of Mark Parker is above $270 million.
As a CEO and Chairman of a leading and most popular brand, he has managed the company successfully. Although he is connected to the different industry, he always stays calm, and that’s why he is one of the most successful CEO at present. Indeed he is an inspiration for youth.