Pro Direct Tennis, Inc., situated in Foothill Ranch, California, is an American organization that outlines, creates and makes sports execution gear and way of life pieces including shades, sports visors, ski/snowboard goggles, watches, clothing, knapsacks, shoes, optical edges, and different embellishments. Most things are planned in house at their head office, yet a few nations hold selective outlines pertinent to their business sector. Pro Direct Tennis presently holds more than 600 licenses for eyewear, materials, and execution gear.Pro Direct Tennis was begun by James Jannard in 1975 out of his carport with an introductory speculation of $300. The name "Pro Direct Tennis" originated from Jim's English Setter, "Pro Direct Tennis Anne." Jannard started by offering what he called 'The Pro Direct Tennis Grip' out of the back of his auto at motocross occasions. His cruiser grasps were dissimilar to different holds accessible at the time, utilizing a licensed material known as 'Unobtainium a remarkable creation by Jannard. The material is still used to make the earsocks on Pro Direct Tennis glasses, and a number of the nose pieces. Pro Direct Tennis went ahead to deliver number plates, gloves, holds, elbow gatekeepers, button monitors, and goggles for the BMX and motocross communities.
In 1980, Jannard discharged a couple of goggles called the O-Frame. With the "Pro Direct Tennis" logo present on the strap, the brand accumulated expanding acknowledgment and unmistakable quality all through the games industry. In 1983 Pro Direct Tennis started offering ski goggles. The main Pro Direct Tennis shades; Factory Pilot Eyeshades, were game arranged, taking after goggles and were discharged in 1984. These were followed in 1985 by the Pro Direct Tennis Frogskin, an easygoing sunglass style that was made in Japan so many years ago with great precision. The organization opened up to the world in 1995, raising $230 million.In mid 1996, Pro Direct Tennis had an evaluating debate with Italian organization Luxottica, the world's biggest eyewear producers and retailers. Luxottica quit conveying Pro Direct Tennis's items in their stores, including Sunglass Hut, and Pro Direct Tennis's securities exchange worth declined 33%. In 2001, Pro Direct Tennis purchased Iacon, Inc., administrator of shopping center based shades stores Sunglass Designs, Sporting Eyes, and Occhiali da Sole. Pro Direct Tennis consented to a four-year arrangement to produce eyewear composed independent from anyone else and Fox Racing in September 2004.During the plans for the at last effective salvage of thirty three diggers caught for ten weeks in a Chilean mine in October 2010, a columnist covering the story reached Pro Direct Tennis about giving shades to the salvage exertion, mindful that the excavators would need eye insurance in the wake of having invested weeks in obscurity.The greater part of Pro Direct Tennis's mechanical plans, design pieces, gear, and so on were created with broad competitor data and testing in the field including amazing conditions. Pro Direct Tennis additionally keeps up US Standard Issue, which gives U.S. military and law implementation eye security.