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Save the Date: State of the Industry Meeting - Aug. 26

The TIA's "State of the Tennis Industry" meeting will be Monday, Aug. 26, at the Grand Hyatt New York, beginning at 8 a.m. The meeting is free and open to all in the industry, however space is limited. Those interested in attending should visit for more information and to register.....Read More

USTA Announces Transformation of National Tennis Center

The USTA has announced its plans for a sweeping transformation of the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center that will include building a retractable roof over Arthur Ashe Stadium, and the construction of two new stadiums. The transformation will be implemented in three phases to begin at the conclusion of the 2013 US Open, with the goal of overall completion by the 2018 US Open...Read More

Three to be Inducted into Tennis Industry Hall of Fame

Three industry leaders will be honored with induction into the Tennis Industry Hall of Fame in 2013. Howard R. Gill Jr., Walter Montenegro, and Sheldon Westervelt will join previous inductees Howard Head (2008), Dennis Van der Meer (2008), Alan Schwartz (2009), Billie Jean King (2010) and Nick Bollettieri (2011).....Read More Player-Match System to Roll Out

A new player-matching tool for the website is being beta-tested now with a group of recreational players and should start to roll out later this summer. The new feature will help to overcome one of the biggest barriers that TIA research shows has been an entry to playing tennis: finding someone to play with.....Read More

TIA Focuses on Technology Solutions for Tennis Growth

The TIA is creating new opportunities for technology development companies that offer "software as a service" (SaaS) to help tennis providers manage and grow their businesses......Read More

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Upcoming Industry Events

arrowAugust 26 - TIA State of the Industry Meeting
arrowAugust 26 - Sept 9: US Open, New York, NY
arrowAugust 26 - TIA Board Meeting
arrowAugust 27 - TIA Manufacturer's Panel Meeting
arrowAugust 27 - TIA Retail Division Meeting
arrowSeptember 21 - IART Racquet Symposium
arrowSeptember 23-27 - USPTA World Conference

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