To counter that possibility, Woodman thought of developing a wearable camera that could be secured with a wrist strap and worn during extreme sports, like skiing and surfing. Just as important, the camera would take high-quality photos.That concept turned into the catalyst for Woodman to found GoPro, which now holds a commanding share of the US video camera market — up to 55% when specialty channel shops are included.
Nicholas Woodman, Founder And CEO Of GoPro, Named National EY Entrepreneur Of The Year™ 2013 Retail And Consumer Products Award Winner
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