Erik Manassy is the author of the blog Jets Twit and a self proclaimed “Die Hard” Jets fan. Erik has been a fan since the days of Freeman McNeil and Al Toon were terrorizing opposing defenses.
Known to his friends as “E” and “@e_man” on Twitter, Erik became fascinated with social media specifically the tool Twitter. He was was of the earliest adopters of the tool in 2006 as user number 11,000. Now with the site over the million mark, Erik has had some doors of opportunity open for him that would never had if it were not for social media.
Along with meeting players online, Erik has formed relationships with many key people who share the same passion as him about the New York Football Jets.
AFC Championship Game in Pittsburgh 2011 – Erik, Lou (Erik’s Dad), Wade @ohioJet
Erik is a season ticket holder and hardly ever misses a game. At every home game, he can be seen in Parking Lot L7 tail gating with his father, Lou and the rest of the L7 Crew.
Some of the highlights that have stemmed from writing a blog include, the ability to start a company called Manassy Media Group, LLC. Manassy Media is dedicated to teaching others how to have success such as this site, Jets Twit, by blogging and forming relationships with influential people no matter what the market you are targeting.