Matthew Manasse, Co-Owner of Mel Manasse & Son, Auctioneers has been an Auctioneer since 1989. Matt is a Licensed Auctioneer in Pennsylvania, and a Licensed Real Estate Broker In New York, New Jersey & Pennsylvania. Being In the Auction business many years, Matt also has vast experience in the sale of Real Estate, Equipment, Vehicles, Farms, Cattle, Etc. at Auction, as well as being directly involved with all aspects of the preparation necessary to sell items at Auction.

Matt is a member of both the New York State Auctioneers Association & the National Auctioneers Association and is the past president of the New York State Auctioneers Association (2006 & 2002), 2009 Recipient of the Champion of Champions Bid Calling Contest Award, 2006 Recipient of the Auctioneer of the Year award and past State Champion Auctioneer of the Association.

Matt growing up in the Auction business, took an interest at a very young age. He started out taking bids from the ring while chasing the cattle around. He began buying and selling garden tractors, which induced his love for buying and selling Farm & Construction Equipment, Cars, Trucks, Semi-Trucks & Everything you could ever imagine. Throughout the years Matt’s ambition and hard work has helped develop Mel Manasse & Son, Auctioneers in becoming one of the most reputable, honest and professional Auction Companies in New York State. Besides working many long arduous hours in the Auction Business, he sells approx. 3-5 auto auctions weekly.

Matt & his wife Nicole were married in September 2012 and reside in Vestal, NY. They have one daughter Adeline, who turned eight in April!