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ABOUT:

SPORTIME CORPORATE OFFICE

Location:
275 Old Indian Head Rd.
Kings Park, NY 11754

Mailing Address:
P O Box 326
Kings Park, NY 11754

Tel: (631) 269-1055
Fax: (631) 269-1270
Welcome to SPORTIME!  We offer 154 indoor and outdoor tennis courts, fitness clubs and sports arenas at 13 clubs across Long Island, in NYC, in Westchester and in the NY Capital Region. SPORTIME strives to provide its members with welcoming and comfortable environments and the best instructional programs anywhere. 
 
SPORTIME's "fitness for real life" philosophy is reflected in clubs that are state-of-the-art, yet affordable, and that offer the best tennis facilities and instruction, along with great gyms, camps and sports and fitness programs.
 
SPORTIME is most proud to be the home of the John McEnroe Tennis Academy at Randall’s Island, NYC since 2010, and home of the JMTA Annexes at Syosset, Long Island, and Lake Isle, Eastchester, since 2012.
 

STAFF:

Claude Okin
Chief Executive Officer

Claude purchased his first tennis club in 1981 at the age of 19 and founded SPORTIME in 1994. He provides vision and leadership for all SPORTIME corporate directives. Claude supervises SPORTIME's Senior Leadership Team and manages the relationships with SPORTIME's Partners and funding sources.

Ben Schlansky
Man. Dir., RI/JMTA and Capital Projects

A member of the Bar in New York and Washington DC, Ben is the Managing Director of SPORTIME's flagship NYC location and of the John McEnroe Tennis Academy.  Ben is also SPORTIME's Chief Legal Officer, functioning as house counsel for matters including acquisitions, contracts, insurance, employment, and immigration.  He assists the CEO with SPORTIME's Partner and lender relationships.  Ben also manages SPORTIME's construction and capital projects, with the assistance of the Company's Engineering Department. He is a member of SPORTIME's Senior Leadership Team.

Jeff Crowne
Man. Dir., Business Planning; Chief Admin Officer

Jeff develops and implements the Company's operations policies, objectives and initiatives and provides essential support to site leaders. He coordinates the budgeting process with SPORTIME's CFO, including proforma budgeting projections for new sites. Jeff works closely with the CEO and with Senior Leaders to facilitate the Company's success. He is a member of the Senior Leadership Team.

Dan Beccaria
Executive Director of Engineering

With Claude, Dan is a founding Executive/Partner of SPORTIME. With 30 years experience in tennis court and enclosure construction, Dan is in charge of the maintenance and improvement of our facilities. In addition to supervising SPORTIME's Engineering Department, Dan works with site Leaders to help train and supervise site housekeeping and maintenance staffs. He is a Member of Senior Leadership Team.

Laurie Harlin
Chief Financial Officer

A Certified Public Accountant with more than 20 years experience, Laurie supervises SPORTIME's Accounting Department. Laurie coordinates the Company's budgeting processes with SPORTIME's CAO, and manages SPORTIME's banking and lender relationships with the CEO and CLO. She is a Member of the Senior Leadership Team.

Joe Siegel
GM Syosset/Bethpage/Roslyn, ED Multi-Sport/Camps

Currently General Manager of SPORTIME's Syosset and Bethpage Tennis sites, Joe created SPORTIME's successful Start Kids multi-sport curriculum and SPORTIME Volleyball Club, and currently supervises multi-sport programs at five SPORTIME locations, including SPORTIME's 56,000 square foot multi-sport club in Bethpage where he is the Senior Leader. Joe also provides senior leadership to all SPORTIME multi-sport summer camps, currently offered at five SPORTIME sites.   

Kelly David
Executive Director of Marketing

Kelly has over 25 years of experience in marketing, communications, design, production, project management and, recently, in web and app development. Kelly manages all global marketing efforts for SPORTIME and for the John McEnroe Tennis Academy, and she coordinates central office procedures as they relate to customer communications and outreach.

Danielle Barry
Executive Director of Human Resources

Dani’s career includes over 15 years in human resources and operations. She holds an MBA and is SPHR and SHRM-SCP certified. She manages all SPORTIME human resources functions and welcomes all of your questions and feedback.

Anthony Kerr
Executive Director of Information and Technology

Responsible for SPORTIME's information and technology infrastructure and services, including computers, phones, internet, and the SPORTIME member database, as well as related hardware.  

Patrick McEnroe
Co-Director of the John McEnroe Tennis Academy

As a junior from Douglaston, NY, Patrick reached the semifinals of Wimbledon and the US Open boys' singles in 1983. At Stanford University, Patrick captained NCAA championship teams in 1986 and 1988, and graduated with a degree in political science. On the ATP Tour, Patrick achieved world rankings of No.28 in singles and No.3 in doubles, and won a French Open title in doubles. Patrick was the longest tenured U.S. Davis Cup captain in history, winning the cup in 2007. He was the General Manager of Player Development for the USTA until mid-2015 and joined SPORTIME/JMTA in 2017.

Lawrence Kleger
Co-Director of the John McEnroe Tennis Academy

Lawrence became the Director of the John McEnroe Tennis Academy in the summer of 2012. Lawrence is a key member of the team that coordinates tennis pro hiring for the company and he is SPORTIME’s tournament and elite junior training expert. Lawrence has coached/coaches numerous sectionally, nationally and world ranked junior players, including 2014 Wimbledon Junior and US National Boys 18 Champion, Noah Rubin. Lawrence has coached since Noah was 7 years old.