Known as "The Racquet Man" Mark Campanile is a USPTA Elite
Professional, a USRSA Master Racquet Technician, inventor, published author
He is also the owner and operator of "The Racquet Man", a service business
that specializes in racquet stringing, racquet repair and customization.
As a USRSA Master Racquet Technician, Mark has been stringing racquets and
managing his pro shop since 1980. Voted America’s "Top Stringer" in 1990 by
the USRSA and Tennis Magazine,
Mark is currently a USRSA certification
tester and presenter of "The Total Racquet Workshop" as well as a product
play tester for the USRSA.
Mark also invented pivoting glide bars for the Ektelon Model H and NEOS 1000
stringing machines, a device that aids in the correct stringing of fan-pattern
racquets on these particular stringing machines.
Mark is a current member of the Babolat VS Stringing Team, the official stringer
of the French Open. Previously, he was a member of the Bow Brand Stringing Team,
which was the official stringer of the Wimbledon Championships.
As technical advisor for Bow Brand Strings from 1998 to 2004, Mark was responsible
for building name and product recognition in the US market.
Fluent in three languages, Mark holds an MBA degree from DePaul University and a BA
degree from the University of Wisconsin.