USPTA Signs Endorsement Deal with SES Lighting

LAKE NONA, FL, February 6, 2023 — 
The United States Professional Tennis Association (USPTA), Inc. is pleased to announce a multi-year endorsement with SES Lighting as the Official Outdoor Lighting System of the USPTA.

SES Lighting is the Master Agent for North America for high output quality lighting fixtures, heavy duty pole structures and lighting control systems. For outdoor tennis facilities, SES Lighting team members are experts in both retrofitting LED systems and new project construction. They use high-quality products that provide successful outcomes in any lighting application. SES provides IES (Illuminating Engineering Society) Certified Lighting Designs and have won BoardRoom Magazine’s Excellence in Achievement in Sports Lighting Award for the last seven consecutive years.

SES Lighting rigorously tests all products in its Golden, Colorado facility to ensure they will stand up to conditions and meet their standards of failure rates below 1%. Their lighting systems are customized to each facility, keeping in mind each locations goals and budget.

SES Lighting provides a turn-key solution that includes project management, product procurement, installation, and lighting engineering. Each court is engineered for the proper fixtures, angles and heights with proper sports lighting design. The brightness, uniformity, and color rendering LED lighting provides is superior to legacy technologies. These parameters allow players to track ball flight and make the sport more enjoyable and competitive.

“We’ve gotten to know the folks at SES through our last couple of World Conference Trade Shows,” said John Embree, USPTA CEO. “They expressed a real interest in working with USPTA professionals, so it made perfect sense for us to put together a partnership. If you’re a USPTA member looking for outdoor lighting, give them a call.”

“We take ownership in every project we complete and function as an ‘Owners Representative’ for our customers,” Nelson Scott, Founding Owner of SES Lighting said. “We only represent high quality products and have a lengthy track record of providing successful outcomes for the tennis community.  We strive to exceed our customers’ expectations in everything we do.”

About SES Lighting: Since 2009, SES Lighting has developed an unprecedented reputation in improving outdoor tennis lighting systems in the USA and Canada.   They are experts in retrofitting LED systems and new project construction that includes high output quality lighting fixtures, heavy duty pole structures and lighting control systems. For more information visit or contact Nelson Scott at (720) 280-0672.

About the USPTA: Founded in 1927, the USPTA is the global leader in tennis-teacher certification and professional development. With more than 14,000 members worldwide and 17 divisions nationwide, the Association's mission is to raise the standards of tennis-teaching professionals and coaches and to promote a greater awareness of the sport. Learn more at

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USPTA, Director of Marketing & Communications

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USPTA, Public Relations