StormX, the leading Crypto Cashback provider, announces the player lineup for its first invite-only poker tournament with its newest partner, Las Vegas-based PokerGO®.
The tournament, which will be held at the PokerGO Studio in Las Vegas, on March 3, starting at 3 p.m. PT and live-streamed on PokerGO, YouTube, and Twitter, plays host to a star-studded lineup of celebrities, poker pros, investors, and crypto entrepreneurs, all battling for the chance to win a share of the $405,000 guaranteed prize pool.
“I absolutely cannot wait to compete in the StormX Invitational,” said Maria Ho, a professional poker player and commentator with more than $4,000,000 in live tournament earnings. “The event has all the ingredients to be one of the most fun and entertaining events of the year, especially for the global viewing audience. The synergies between the worlds of poker and crypto are undeniable, and it’s great to see PokerGO and StormX further the collaboration of these two passionate communities.”
Among the exclusive player roster are some serious crypto entrepreneurs, such as Richie Lai, co-founder and CIO of Bittrex, a global assets exchange platform, Gerard Hanshe, COO at Voyager, one of the fastest-growing crypto trading apps, and Ivan Soto Wright, CEO at Moonpay.
The impressive 81-person lineup also features big names from the poker world such as Tom Dwan, Phil Hellmuth and Maria Ho, sports stars such as Paul Pierce and Landon Cassill, and other celebrities and investors in Chumlee from History Channel’s ‘Pawn Stars’ and ex-Victoria’s Secret model Amber Arbucci.
The event will be streamed live globally, allowing fans and communities to come together and watch the action on PokerGO, YouTube, and Twitter. Those looking to set a reminder for the event can do so via StormX’s website.
Join in the fun with StormX’s “Road to Vegas” competition on Twitter and correctly guess the overall winner for your chance to win $500 paid directly into your StormX account.