Ilana Glazer Is Not a Fan of Running, and That’s Perfectly OK in New Nike Campaign

Two-person Portland shop Megs and Shamus led the work

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Ilana Glazer leans into a Broad City sensibility while trying out running in Nike sneakers. Nike

Nike was founded as a sneaker company by runners, for runners. A young runner-turned-business student named Phil Knight had an idea for a new way to distribute running shoes, his old coach at the University of Oregon poured rubber into a waffle iron to create a new tread, and together they set the running world on fire.

Mitch Reames is a freelance writer based in southern Oregon. A 2017 graduate of the University of Oregon school of journalism and communications, Reames covers a wide range of industry topics including creativity, agencies, brands, esports and more.