Ken Weatherley is the Director of Tennis First. He is a former international tennis player and spent 23 years on the committee of The All England Club, where he was Chair of the Membership, Courts and Ground sub committees. He founded a sports goods company which introduced brands such as Donnay, Sergio Tacchini, Prince and Lotto to the UK; and he was a founding director of Invicta Leisure (later merged into Esporta) where as Development Director he helped add more than 70 indoor courts to the UK stock. A lifetime working in tennis continues as Director of Tennis First where he is intent on helping young players fulfil their potential.
Telephone: + 44 (0)196 271 1491, + 44 (0) 797 629 9567
Pippa has worked in the Events industry for fifteen years, starting off at ‘Single Market Events’ where she organised Awards evenings, parties and conferences and also worked on the BBC Good Food Show and London Fashion Week. She then moved to the charity sector, working for Crisis and Cancer Research UK. She started working for Tennis First in 2011 and is delighted that she can now combine her love of tennis with her skills in event organizing and fundraising. She organises many different fundraising events for Tennis First, including quiz nights, parties, tennis tournaments, online auctions and several infamous disco nights at the All England Club.
Telephone: + 44 (0)207 998 5930, + 44 (0)788 447 2024