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Welcome to WPT Asia-Pacific

WPT Enterprises, Inc., Is The Creator Of The World Poker Tour (WPT) - The Premier Name In Internationally Televised Gaming And Entertainment With Brand Presence In Land-Based Tournaments, Television, Online And Mobile. Leading Innovation In The Sport Of Poker Since 2002, WPT Ignited The Global Poker Boom With The Creation Of A Unique Television Show Based On A Series Of High-Stakes Poker Tournaments. WPT Has Broadcast Globally In More Than 150 Countries And Territories, And Is Currently Producing Its 18Th Season, Which Airs On FSN In The United States. Season XVIII Of WPT Is Sponsored By Clubwpt.Com. Clubwpt.Com Is A Unique Online Membership Site That Offers Inside Access To The WPT, As Well As A Sweepstakes-Based Poker Club Available In 43 States And Territories Across The United States, Australia, Canada, France…. The United Kingdom. WPT Participates In Strategic Brand License, Partnership, And Sponsorship Opportunities. 

Wpt asia-pacific in numbers

2012

FIRST YEAR

41

Main Events

23,663

ME-Entries

$31.3m

Prize money

Our Team

PRESIDENT

A graduate of University of Southern California’s Film School and University of California Berkeley’s Law School, Boalt Hall, Adam has been with the World Poker Tour since 2003. As President, Adam oversees the entire WPT, from live events to online services to the televised broadcasts, and was named the American Poker Awards Industry Person of the Year for 2014.

Adam Pliska

President and CEO

VICE PRESIDENT

A graduate of Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology, Angelica has been with the World Poker Tour since 2010. As VP of Global Tour Management, Angelica oversees the overall management of WPT Tour and WPT-branded events.

Angelica hael

VP of Global Tour Management

DEEPSTACKS DIRECTOR

A graduate of Beijing Language and Culture University, Cathy Zhao has been with the World Poker Tour since 2016. She coordinates all aspects of WPTDeepStacks events in the North America and Asia Pacific regions.

CATHY ZHAO

Director, WPTDeepStacks

LIVE EVENTS SPECIALIST

Danny McDonagh joined WPT in January 2017 as Live Events Specialist. He has over 20 years experience running events in Asia Pacific and was inducted into the Australian Poker Hall of Fame in 2012. McDonagh is actively involved in all facets of WPT events in the Asia Pacific and continues to be active on the floor at certain events as the Tournament Director.

DANNY MCDONAGH

Live Events Specialist

Partners & sponsors

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