Nike Bids Their Former Digital Brand Manager Farewell With An AJ3 “Black Cement”

While Jordanheads keep their hopes high for a lot of things, one thing they are likely not expecting is the Jordan release dates 2016 of an Air Jordan 3 to take place, considering that the model was discontinued. Yet someone now owns a fresh pair of the classic, coveted Air Jordan 3Black Cement” and that person is Victor Nguyen-Long, who was Nike’s Digital Brand Manage until he recently quit. It is unclear why Victor resigned from his position at Nike, but the Swoosh decided to bid him farewell with a memorable farewell gift that is sure to make many Jordanheads envious.

Nike-Employee-Going-Away-Gift-3Many sneakerheads are perhaps wondering why out of countless sneakers Nike decided to whip up a fresh, unique pair of the Air Jordan 3 “Black Cement” for Victor. It turns out that Victor had tried hard several years to cop a pair of this particular Air Jordan 3 coloray but never managed to unfortunately. Luckily, as a means of saying goodbye, Nike apparently thought that it was about time that he added the sneaker to his collection and not just any pair, but a special one-of-one version. According to Victor himself, the Air Jordan 3 “Black Cement” were the “ones that got away,” although not anymore.

It is obvious that Victor was very like quite a hardworking employee when he was working for Nike, no wonder the Swoosh decide to thank him for his service in such a manner. Nike not merely gifted him the Air Jordan 3 “Black Cement,” itself but he also received a custom, Black box containing the sneakers. The top of the box sports a custom Gold Wings branding with Victor’s initials “VNL” on it, which are also featured on Wings logo that appears on the sneakers.

air-jordan-3-vnl-wings-lace-lock-gift-3Since it is implausible that Jordan Brand might bring back the Air Jordan 3 this year, the Jordan release 2016 of another Air Jordan 3 is going to take place. Moreover, it is also unlikely that Victor is going to want to part from his pair, so all Jordanheads can do is admire it from afar.



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