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Mon, Aug 28, 2017
Vol 1, Issue No. 33

New NSGA Hall of Fame Inductees Revealed

From left to right: Robert Y. Greenberg, Peter Capolino, and Klaus Obermeyer.

A trio of innovators will be inducted into the National Sporting Goods Association’s Hall of Fame on May 19, 2020 during the NSGA’s annual management conference and team dealer summit in Phoenix. The group includes Peter Capolino, the former owner of Mitchell & Ness Sporting Goods in Philadelphia who is credited with creating the “throwback” jersey concept; Robert Y. Greenberg, the founder and CEO of Skechers who has spent nearly 40 years in the footwear business; and Klaus Obermeyer, the founder of Sport Obermeyer who will celebrate his 100th birthday on Dec. 2.