Mike Friton. Shoemaker. Craftsman. Innovator. Portland.
Video by Portland-based cinematography company Cineastas.
Meet Mike Friton, a freelance shoemaker, weaver, paper sculptor and innovator with over 30 years of experience at Nike. As well as founding Nike’s Innovation Kitchen, Friton is also responsible for many of the athletic footwear elements that people wear today, including the hugely popular and innovative Flyknit model. Next-level dude.