Oakley, Inc.

Oakley, Inc.
TypePrivate
Industry
Founded1975 (1975)
FounderJim Jannard
Headquarters,
Key people
Jim Jannard: Chairman[1]
ParentLuxottica
Websitewww.oakley.com

Oakley, Inc., based in Lake Forest, California, and a subsidiary of Italian corporate giant Luxottica based in Milan, designs, develops and manufactures sports performance equipment and lifestyle pieces including sunglasses, sports visors, ski/snowboard goggles, watches, apparel, backpacks, shoes, optical frames, and other accessories. Most items are designed in house at their head office, but some countries hold exclusive designs relevant to their market. Oakley currently holds more than 600 patents for eyewear, materials, and performance gear.[2][3]

  1. ^ "Oakley Profile". Investor.oakley.com. Archived from the original on October 18, 2006. Retrieved April 19, 2012.
  2. ^ "Oakley Company Profile". Retrieved July 31, 2016.
  3. ^ "Oakley, Inc". www.sec.gov. Retrieved 2017-05-26.