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Interview with WPT CEO Adam Pliska

Upon learning the news that the World Poker Tour’s parent company will be merged into a new company called Allied Esports Entertainment, it has caused many in the poker community to wonder how this would affect one of their beloved brands.

WPT CEO Adam Pliska joined me in an hour-long conversation to explain how esports would bring more new people into poker (and vice versa) and how the infusion of new resources would help grow the WPT brand even bigger. After over a decade and a half, the World Poker Tour continues to shine bright, and their future looks even brighter.

Interview with Adam Pliska

It’s rare to have the opportunity to interview the CEO of a top poker company. It’s perhaps even rarer to encounter an individual holding that title who is so incredibly and genuinely down to earth.

Adam Pliska fits the description above perfectly. So humble and gracious, it was an absolute pleasure to have a conversation with him about his rise to the top of the World Poker Tour as well as learn more about his personal life.

This is a must-watch video, with transcript also available.