Patti Kleinman-Fallick

USTA, Senior Director, Broadcast Operations

In August 2016, Patti Fallick was named senior director of broadcast operations at the United States Tennis Association (USTA), where she oversees the USTA’s broadcast department and works closely with US Open broadcast partner ESPN and the international broadcast rightsholders.

Prior to the USTA, Fallick was a member of the original team of employees to be part of MLB Network’s record-setting launch on January 1, 2009 in 50 million homes throughout the country. In her role since then, Fallick oversaw the daily integration of MLB Network programming, promotions, and commercial content while managing the operational policies and procedures for MLB Network’s and NHL Network’s game, live event, breaking news, and special events programming.

Fallick has received seven Sports Emmy Awards for Outstanding Technical Team and Outstanding Daily Studio Show for MLB Tonight.

Prior to joining MLB Network, Fallick spent 15 years at the National Hockey League, first working in the league’s Broadcasting Operations department, followed by executive roles with NHL Images and NHL Productions before serving as the NHL’s Group VP of media operations and planning, where she lead technical and operational executions for the launch of the NHL Network in 2007.

Fallick began her career as a page at NBC, where she went on to spend 10 years working in production and operations at NBC Sports. She is currently a member of the Falk College at Syracuse University's Sports Management program.

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