|Position:||Red Wolves Sports Properties General Manager|
Erik Book was named General Manager for Red Wolves Sports Properties in July 2016.
Book works closely with Director of Athletics Terry Mohajir and the athletics administration to manage all aspects of A-State’s comprehensive rights through the 2027 athletic season, including signage, digital, corporate sponsorships, television and radio play-by-play, and coaches’ shows.
A seasoned sports marketing executive and former collegiate student-athlete, Book relocated to Jonesboro from Southern Utah University, where he was the executive associate athletics director.
Prior to that, he was at Texas Tech University serving as associate athletics director of marketing, sales and service. His additional experience includes serving as assistant athletics director of ticket operations for the University of Miami (Fla.) and serving in the same role before that for University of South Florida.
Book also held collegiate ticketing positions at Texas State University, Lamar University and Saint Cloud University. His career start was boosted with a sales and marketing internship for the NBA’s Minnesota Timberwolves and serving as the athletic director’s intern Wartburg College, where he played basketball and was a four-time letter winner.