PRESS RELEASE – The Trenton Thunder Minor League Baseball team will be rewarding fans who let their social media friends and followers know they are attending a game this season through a new and unique partnership with the Nassau Inn of Princeton, NJ.
The new Tweet Your Seat promotion allows fans of the Trenton Thunder, Double-A affiliate of the New York Yankees, the opportunity to win a gift card to the Yankee Doodle Tap Room, inside the Nassau Inn, simply by letting their friends and followers know they are coming to or are at that night’s game. Using the hashtag #tweetyourseat and tagging the Thunder and Nassau Inn in their Twitter and Facebook posts, fans will automatically be entered to win the gift card. Official rules are available at http://www.tweetyourseat.net.
“We strive to be innovators in the social media landscape and have been looking at ways to enhance our interaction with followers” said Thunder General Manager Will Smith. “Partnering with a social media savvy business like the Nassau Inn will only grow our ability to engage and reward our fans.”
“The Nassau Inn is very excited to partner with the Trenton Thunder for this promotion,” said Lori Rabon, General Manager of the Nassau Inn. “In the past year we have been investing a lot of energy on social media and this is a fantastic opportunity to incorporate it in the local community and create great exposure for both organizations. We are hoping “Tweet Your Seat” will get more people involved in the growing social media trends.”
The Nassau Inn and Yankee Doodle Tap Room are located at 10 Palmer Square in historic Princeton, NJ. The Nassau Inn is the perfect destination for weddings and meetings with over 200 guest rooms and 10,000 square feet of banquet space. The Yankee Doodle Tap Room is Princeton’s preferred casual dining establishment offering breakfast, lunch, and dinner along with five large HDTVs broadcasting the area’s favorite sports teams and events. The Tap Room’s timeless charm includes the names and dates of Princeton University alumni carved into the solid oak tabletops and the photo gallery of notable Princeton University graduates from the past century.
Fans are encouraged to connect with the Thunder on a number of social media platforms by visiting http://www.cloudman.net.
The 2011 Trenton Thunder season will begin on Thursday, April 7 at New Hampshire with the home opener set for Thursday, April 14 versus Harrisburg. Season Tickets, Group Tickets, Mini-Plans, and Individual Game Tickets are all on sale now at trentonthunder.com.