Donnie Manetta


Donnie Manetta joined Projects Plus, Inc. in 2007 and quickly assumed responsibility for some of PPI’s largest and most successful events. He was named a Vice President of the firm shortly thereafter, and has helped organizations both large and small achieve their fundraising goals.


Donnie brings to PPI his wealth of technical expertise and showmanship to every project, and is an energetic, thoughtful and talented partner to our clients. His talents are regularly sought by our clients to direct the event from the audio/visual booth, to assemble and maintain vendor contracts, and to lend his expertise in the organization of the event’s Run of Show.


His extensive knowledge of the Australian, British, Indian, Hispanic and African-American business communities has helped our clients raise millions of dollars to further their efforts across the globe.


Before joining Projects Plus, Donnie managed a successful DJ and entertainment company based out of Brooklyn for more than 10 years, where he produced, emceed, and managed hundreds of events across the Eastern Seaboard.


Donnie majored in Business/Managerial Economics at St. John's University, and resides in Staten Island with his wife and two children.  He is a huge sports fan and is waiting patiently for his Knicks and Jets to win their first championships of his lifetime.