The World Poker Tour just announced last week that music industry star Steve Aoki joined as a brand ambassador.
Who is Steve Aoki?
For those who don’t know him, Steven Hiroyuki Aoki better known as Steve Aoki, is an American-Japanese EDM DJ and producer and founder of the record label Dim Mak Records.
You can watch one of his great presentations below.
Steve Aoki and his union to poker
Steve Aoki has long been a poker fan and player, as he makes clear in the following statement;
“It is such an honor to join the WPT family. Ihave watched and admired the WPT for many, many years and now I am part of the WPT family; it feels so surreal and I am incredibly grateful,” said Aoki in a statement.
On the other hand, the WPTis honored and happy for this new collaboration;
“The passion and energy with which Steve Aoki approaches every aspect of his life is inspiring and very much in line with the new vision of the WPT,” said Adam Pliska, CEO of the World Poker Tour. “Steve’s love of poker and his dedication to inspiring others to live life to the fullest make him the ideal ambassador for the WPT brand. We are honored to have him play an active role in our transformation and in celebrating the 20th anniversary of the World Poker Tour.”
One planned event involving the famous Las Vegas-based DJ is an invitation-only charity poker event in Sin City to benefit the Aoki Foundation, which focuses on brain health.
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