Chad Holloway poker author

Chad Holloway

Chad Holloway began working in the poker industry as an intern for BLUFF at the 2009 World Series of Poker. The following year, he worked the WSOP for PokerNews, and in October 2010 joined them full-time as a senior writer.

In addition to writing daily articles, participating in the PokerNews Podcast and being a part of the Live Reporting Team, Holloway served as the site’s Managing Editor.

After six years with the company, Holloway accepted the positions of Media Director for the Mid-States Poker Tour (MSPT) and Editor-in-Chief of MSPT Magazine.

Holloway also writes a nationally syndicated poker column, contributed the opening chapter to the Jonathan Little book Excelling at No-Limit Hold’em, and created the popular World Series of Zombies (WSOZ) comic.

On a freelance basis, Chad also writes for 888poker, Casino World Magazine, Ante Up Magazine, and

In 2013, Holloway topped a field of 898 players to win the WSOP Event #1 $500 Casino Employees No-Limit Hold’em for $84,915 first and his first gold bracelet. He also appeared on episodes of Poker Night in America in 2015.