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 15th season, which will air on FSN in the United States. Season XIV of WPT is sponsored by ClubWPT.com, a unique online membership site that offers inside access to the WPT, as well as a sweepstakes-based poker club available in 35 states across the United States. ClubWPT.com also sponsors Season 3 of the WPT Alpha8 series of super-high roller poker tournaments which is currently in production and which will air on FOX Sports 1 in the United States. WPT participates in strategic brand license, partnership, and sponsorship opportunities. WPT Enterprises, Inc. is a subsidiary of Ourgame International Holdings, Ltd.
President and CEO
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 2004. 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.
Associate General Counsel
A graduate of University of California San Diego with a B.A. in Political Science, and a Juris Doctorate degree from California Western School of Law, Allison has been with the World Poker Tour since 2004. As Associate General Counsel, Allison leads the department and handles a variety of complex business and legal affairs matters for the WPT. She also manages various general corporate, compliance, government relations and litigation matters, as well as the company’s intellectual property portfolios. She was nominated for the General Counsel Awards in 2012 by the Orange County Business Journal. Prior to joining the WPT, Allison worked for major media companies and government agencies, such as ABC, Universal, Screen Actors Guild, Mary Tyler Moore Entertainment, Chambers Cable (now AT&T) and the White House.
VP of Online Services
A graduate of Queen’s University with a degree in engineering, Andrew has been with the World Poker Tour since 2010. As Vice President of Online Services, Andrew oversees online strategy for the WPT and manages the entire operations and development teams for ClubWPT.
VP of Global Tour Management
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.
VP of Marketing
A graduate of University of Pennsylvania with a B.S. in Economics and Marketing, and an M.B.A. in Management and Finance from the Wharton School, David has been with the World Poker Tour since 2011. As VP of Marketing, David is responsible for developing and overseeing the execution of marketing strategies and tactics, and overseeing the licensees and sponsors of the WPT.
VP of Finance
A graduate of California State University Long Beach with a degree in Finance, Deborah has been with the World Poker Tour since 2003. As VP of Finance, Deborah is responsible for overseeing all financial operations and direct corporate financial planning and structure for the WPT.
General Manager – Europe
A graduate of IUT Paris XII and Aspect Sydney School, Hermance Blum has been with the World Poker Tour since 2011. As General Manager of WPT Europe, Hermance oversees the overall management of the WPT National Tour and all WPT Main Tour events in Europe.
VP of WPT Studios
A graduate of University of San Francisco, Johnny McMahon has been with the World Poker Tour since 2013. As VP of WPT Studios, Johnny manages all aspects of production and distribution of World Poker Tour and WPT Alpha8 on Fox Sports Networks and FS1 respectively.