Matthew Cronin, Co-Owner
Matt Cronin (Moraga, California) has been covering tennis full-time since 1992. These days he is not only a co-owner of TennisReporters.net, but is a columnist for Tennis Channel, a senior writer for Inside Tennis magazine, a contributor to the Reuters wire service, the main news reporter for Tennis.com, the main writer for TennisReporters.net, a regular contributor to USTA.com and has three times been listed in Sport Illustrated top 100 sports tweeters of the year.
Ron Cioffi, Co-Owner
Ron Cioffi (Johns Creek, Georgia) serves as webmaster and, when he can get out of his office, occasional writer and photographer. Cioffi’s full-time job is as USTA Southern Director of Communications and BB&T Atlanta Open Media Director. Additionally, he is co-owner of KRC Communications, a graphics design firm he runs with his wife, Kathy.
TennisReporters.net went live in May 2001, right before Roland Garros. Cronin and Cioffi founded the site with Sandra Harwitt, who left about a year later.
TennisReporters.net was honored with the 2003 USTA Media Excellence Award, Broadcast Media. TennisReporters.net is the only website to win the award, which was also awarded to CBS and ESPN.