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Poker Journeys: The Dream of Becoming a Poker Writer

Working toward a big dream comes in little steps, little pieces. If there’s something you want to do in life, think about what the very first step would be in moving toward that dream. And keep stepping, keep striding, keep running with it!

That’s what Geoff Fisk did when he made the decision that he wanted to be a poker writer. Here’s the story of his journey down that career path.

Get to Know the Poker Media: Shirley Ang

In the latest installment in our ongoing Get to Know the Poker Media series, we interview Shirley Ang. She wears many hats within the poker media industry, including live reporting for PokerNews and media liaison for Unibet Open, plus she’s also got a full-on second career in the pool industry.

This is a women who doesn’t take her foot off the gas pedal! Let’s take a few minutes to learn about Shirley and her interesting life and career.

Get to Know the Poker Media: Will Shillibier

At just 24 years old, Will Shillibier is already a well-known commodity in the poker community, having done live reporting from dozens of destinations all over the world.

Possessing a true love for poker, Will wears his passion for the game on his sleeve. Over time, he’s crafted for himself a unique voice that’s both appreciated and enjoyed by readers of his writing. Let’s learn more about him in this latest installment of our ongoing Get to Know the Poker Media series.

Get to Know the Poker Media: Jason Glatzer

Next up in our ongoing Get to Know the Poker Media series is Jason Glatzer. I usually send out the interview questionnaires via email and do the back and forth online, so it was thus quite special to be able to chat with Jason in person and hear his answers in real time.

I hope you enjoy getting to know him better, in the latest installment of our ongoing series chronicling the lives and careers of poker’s finest media members.

Get to Know the Poker Media: Valerie Cross

Next up in our ongoing Get to Know the Poker Media series is Valerie Cross. Despite a relatively short career in poker media thus far, she’s certainly made her mark. In this interview, Valerie talks about how she wants to use her platform – to promote the game of poker to more women – as well as her goals as a player and professional.

Let’s get to know the very talented person behind the byline.

Interview with Pokerati Founder Dan Michalski

Longtime poker fans are likely very familiar with Pokerati.com, but perhaps less so with site founder Dan Michalski. I’m honored to have conducted this feature-length interview with Dan to learn about his career in the poker world and how the Pokerati site and brand developed from scratch into an industry powerhouse.

We hope you enjoy this unique look at a part of poker’s recent past, which will hopefully give you some additional appreciation for those who trailblazed the way for the current poker media corps.