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Oakley, Inc.

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Oakley, Inc., based in Lake Forest, California, is an American company operating as an independent subsidiary of EssilorLuxottica. The company designs, develops and manufactures sports performance equipment and lifestyle pieces including sunglasses, safety glasses, eyeglasses, 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.[4][5]

Quick facts: Type, Industry, Founded, Founder, Headquarter...
Oakley, Inc.
Founded1975; 48 years ago (1975)
FounderJim Jannard
Key people
Jim Jannard: Chairman[1]
Parent EssilorLuxottica
SubsidiariesESS (Eye Safety Systems)[2]
Oliver Peoples[3]