Published: August 23, 2002
“Business Center” co-anchors Ron Insana and Sue Herera will be exploring the business of tennis through the players and corporations who have defined the game. Viewers and US Open attendees will have baseline seats to gain insight into the corporations behind the sport, as well as business ventures tennis pros play in off the court. Guests will include Lleyton Hewitt, defending champion and the worlds top-ranked player; Arlen Kantarian, CEO, United States Tennis Association (USTA); Mark McCormack, Chairman, International Management Group; Alistair Thorburn, CEO, Prince Tennis; Jim Baugh, CEO, Wilson; former top players Jim Courier and Pam Shriver, and many surprise guests.
“Business Center with Ron Insana and Sue Herera” is CNBCs signature business newscast live from the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. Insana and Herera report on breaking news, the latest trends influencing the global economy and review the days top business and financial headlines, as well as direct investors through extended hours trading.
Friday, August 30, 5 – 7 p.m. ET
National Tennis Center, Flushing Meadows
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NOTE: Members of the press are invited to go behind-the-scenes during the programs live broadcast at the US Open.