Professional Tennis Management

  • PTM Grad Kyle LaCroix Wins National Award

    October 3rd, 2014Kyle LaCroix, a 2004 Professional Tennis Management graduate and current member of the Ferris State University PTM Advisory Board, was presented with the United States Professional Tennis Association George Basco National Tester of the Year Award on August 23rd 2014 . The USTPA National Tester Award is given in honor of the late George Basco, a 32-year USPTA member, national president, and longtime director of certification and academies. Basco encouraged USPTM members to become better instructors so that every new player would receive the best instruction possible. As this year’s award recipient, LaCroix is being recognized for living out Basco’s values in his position as a USPTA Tester who certifies and grades the teaching and tennis management skills of prospective...
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  • PTM Major Interns at the Professional Tennis Registry

    July 17th, 2014Troy Rondeau, a Pro-Tennis Management student, is spending his summer on Hilton Head Island in South Carolina interning for Professional Tennis Registry. Rondeau has taken on the role of the Social and Digital Media and Marketing Intern. He has been working with the Professional Tennis Registry’s Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and YouTube posts and facilitating the contests that accompany their events. He has been mainly working on a project related to the company’s trip advisors for the Educating Gateways, a workshop for tennis professional to participate in during their vacations...
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  • PTM Students Join Fed Cup Match as Official Stringers

    February 14th, 2014Ferris State University’s Professional Tennis Management (PTM) program recently sent two students, Alex Meyers and Erik Seifert, to the U.S. vs. Italy Fed Cup match to serve as official stringers for the Italian Fed Cup team. Meyers and Seifert are both certified master racquet technicians through the United States Racquet Stringers Association and are the only two students in the program currently holding this distinction....
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  • PTM Alumnus Honored as Professional of the Year

    February 9th, 2014Dan Beedle, a 2012 graduate of the Professional Tennis Management program, has wasted no time in earning recognition within the tennis industry as an outstanding professional. Dan has already reached a number of accomplishments since his time at Ferris. He has a long and successful year ahead of him....
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  • PTM Award Recipients

    October 2nd, 2013Every spring the Professional Tennis Management program at Ferris State University hosts a world class tennis conference for students within the program and for the PTM alumni from around the world. The 2013 PTM Tennis Conference on April 5-6th was once again a showcase of why the PTM program at Ferris State is second to none and continues to be the leader in training students for outstanding careers in the tennis industry....
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  • PTM Alumni Re-elected to USPTA National Board of Directors

    October 2nd, 2013Dan Moster, a 1988 graduate of the Professional Tennis Management program, has recently been elected to a second term as a Vice President on the USPTA National Board of Directors and will serve a two year term (2013-2015)....
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