The owner and founder of Oakley, Jim Jannard, began the company back in 1975. His initial investment was a total of $300, and he began the company from his garage. The name of the company was chosen as Oakley after Jannard’s dog, which was also called Oakley. His first product to go on sale was referred by him as the Oakley Sunglasses 90% OFF Sale Grip, which he began to sell from the back of his car at a number of different motocross events. At that time, his motorcycle grips were completely different and unlike anything that riders had seen before. This was because he made use of a material he had patented himself under the name of ‘Unobtainium’. This was created by Jannard himself.
At present, all ear socks made for the Oakley glasses are made from the Unobtainium, while various nose pieces of also do the same. From then, Oakley began to diversify its product portfolio, slowly introducing a range of other products such as number plates, elbow guards, chin guards as well as goggles designed exclusively for the BMX and motorcycle lovers.
The whole riding community began to accept Oakley’s products at www.prokay.net in positive light, and the company began to make profits from its annual sales. In 1980, a pair of goggles known as the O Frame was introduced with the Oakley brand name on its side. This led to an increase in the overall reputation and recognition that the company enjoyed, and by 1983, Oakley ad begun to manufacture ski goggles too. This is also when Oakley began to manufacture sunglasses, the first of which were the Factory Pilot Eye shades. These resembled goggles and were more oriented towards sports. The Oakley Frog skin followed soon afterwards, which was a casually designed model
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