BEAVERTON, Ore. — Nike has named Roger Wyett as its new VP of Action Sports. Wyett will oversee Nike brand’s skateboarding and snow businesses, as well as Hurley International LLC.
Sandy Bodecker, the current VP of Action Sports at Nike, will now work on special projects involving long-term product innovation. Additionally, Jim Calhoun, CEO of Converse, will report directly to Mark Parker, president and CEO of Nike.
“Roger’s leadership over these important businesses will help continue to drive success for Nike,” said Parker. “I’d like to thank Sandy for his strong leadership over the last five years and look forward to his continued significant contributions to the company.”
Scott LeClair, VP and GM of Nike Skate and Nike Snow, will report to Wyett. Bob Hurley, currently the interim CEO of Hurley, will also remain in that position and will report to Wyett.
Wyett first joined Nike in 1994 and has held a variety of roles, including CEO of Hurley, a Nike affiliate, and VP of global apparel. He will report to Trevor Edwards, Nike’s EVP of global brand and category management.