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Michael Zanca

Mr. Zanca joined the United States Tennis Association (USTA) in July 2004. Mr. Zanca is responsible for sponsorship, merchandise and hospitality during the US Open (as it relates to the facility). He is also very heavily involved in off-season capital expenditure projects, site-wide facility upgrades and ADA concerns. Located all year round at the USTA รข€“ Billie Jean King National Tennis Center, he is also charged with the creation and execution of the After Action Report which assists the US Open management staff in preparing and planning the "highest annually attended sporting event" in the world, the US Open. He is also an adjunct professor at St. John's University and guest lectures regularly at NYU and the University of New Haven. Additionally, he is a member of the IAVM, Stadium Managers Association and various other sports related associations. Prior to joining the USTA, Mr. Zanca worked at Madison Square Garden and with the Orlando Magic

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