Tinker Hatfield

Tinker Hatfield

Tinker Hatfield is an American designer of Nike’s most popular athletic shoes, as well as being Nike’s Vice President for Design and Special Projects. Some of his designs include the Air Jordan 3 to the 15, the Air Jordan XX, XXIII and XXV, as well as the Nike Air Trainer, Air Max 1, and Infrared Air Max 90. He has also collaborated with Nike CEO Mark Parker and Hiroshi Fujiwara, whose designs serve as the core innovative force for the sportswear company.

Date of Birth April 30, 1952
Industries Sportswear, Designer
Headquarter Hillsboro, OR, United States
Air Jordan 3 "Tinker" to Return for Hatfield's Birthday
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Air Jordan 3 "Tinker" to Return for Hatfield's Birthday

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Jordan Brand Reveals New Jordan Standard Concept Model
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Jordan Brand Reveals New Jordan Standard Concept Model

Releasing in limited numbers.

The Air Jordan 6 "Tinker" Receives a Release Date
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The Air Jordan 6 "Tinker" Receives a Release Date

Although we haven’t seen the shoe yet.

Jordan Brand Is Set to Release an Air Jordan 13 "Tinker" Later This Year
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Jordan Brand Is Set to Release an Air Jordan 13 "Tinker" Later This Year

Part of the Nike Basketball division’s new retro strategy.

Rumors of an Upcoming Tinker Hatfield Air Jordan 6 Surface
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Rumors of an Upcoming Tinker Hatfield Air Jordan 6 Surface

Take a look at sketches of the potential design.

Air Jordan 3 "Tinker" Release to Be Postponed at Some Retailers
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Air Jordan 3 "Tinker" Release to Be Postponed at Some Retailers

By over a month.

Justin Timberlake x Nike Air Jordan 3 "JTH" Will Re-Release
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Justin Timberlake x Nike Air Jordan 3 "JTH" Will Re-Release

Courtesy of Justin Timberlake.

Justin Timberlake's Air Jordan 3 Gets the Shoe Surgeon Treatment
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Justin Timberlake's Air Jordan 3 Gets the Shoe Surgeon Treatment

Dropping today.

A First Look at the Air Jordan 3 "Air Higher" Samples
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A First Look at the Air Jordan 3 "Air Higher" Samples

Debuted at Justin Timberlake’s ‘Man of The Woods’ pop-up shop.

Tinker Hatfield Tells Everything You Want to Know About the Air Jordan 3
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Tinker Hatfield Tells Everything You Want to Know About the Air Jordan 3

“When I first presented it to MJ, he said ‘That’s so radical but perfect.’”
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2008

Oregon Sports Hall of Fame, Special Contribution to Sport
Ellis F. Lawrence Medal, University of Oregon School of Architecture and Allied Arts

1998

One of Fortune magazine's "100 Most Influential Designers" of the 20th century

1996

One of Sportstyle Magazine's most influential people on the business side of sports

1993

One of Sportstyle Magazine's most influential people on the business side of sports