Matt's The Man For WPT

Top tournament director appointed by WPT

The World Poker Tour, which was acquired last year by Party Gaming for $12.3 million has appointed top tournament director, Matt Savage, as executive tour director.

“Matt is one of the world's foremost experts on poker tournaments,” Steve Heller, World Poker Tour CEO said. “His expertise and relationships in the poker community will greatly enhance our upcoming ninth season.”

Savage has appeared on more than 300 televised poker shows, founded the Tournament Directors Association, and directed some of the most successful tournaments.

“I am excited about this opportunity to work with WPT as their Executive Tour Director,” Savage said. “WPT is one of the most respected and recognizable brands in poker, and I am happy to be a part of its efforts to improve tournament poker for players, fans and casinos.”

General Poker News

Login to post a comment:


Click Here to register a new account

What's going on right now!

7mins ago someone from United States read article EPT High Roller Title Goes to Kurganov

Poker Community

Share this page on:
Follow LPB on:
Follow LPB

Join now for full access to our online poker forum/chat plus receive our newsletter with news & exclusive bonuses every month.

In the last 24h


  • New Members
  • Members Online
  • Guests
Online Poker Reviews
  (143 Ratings)
Full Tilt Poker
  (97 Ratings)
Bet365 Poker
  (106 Ratings)
Ladbrokes Poker
  (62 Ratings)
Betsson Poker
  (73 Ratings)
Mansion Poker
  (58 Ratings)
  (75 Ratings)
Unibet Poker
  (85 Ratings)
Everest Poker
  (66 Ratings)
Gamebookers Poker
  (57 Ratings)
RedBet Poker
  (61 Ratings)
William Hill Poker
  (86 Ratings)
32Red Poker
  (93 Ratings)
888 Poker
  (132 Ratings)
Party Poker
  (92 Ratings)
Titan Poker
  (82 Ratings)
Betfair Poker
  (93 Ratings)
NetBet Poker
  (49 Ratings)
  (112 Ratings)
Bodog Poker
  (47 Ratings)
Cool Hand Poker
  (92 Ratings)
  (83 Ratings)
Winner Poker
  (60 Ratings)
Comeon Poker
  (58 Ratings)

Follow LPB on Facebook Follow LPB on Twitter Follow LPB on Pinterest Follow LPB on Google plus