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Game Face Gaming, Inc. Announced Today That it has Hired Tom McEvoy
Oct 21, 2011 (04:10 PM EDT)
VALLEY STREAM, N.Y., Oct. 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Game Face Gaming, Inc. (OTC.BB: IKCC), a Reality Gaming Social Network hires world class poker player Tom McEvoy. Game Face Gaming, Inc. announced today that it has hired Tom McEvoy as a Pro Consultant and Instructor to head up the Company's faceupgaming online non-wagering platform and face-to-face Training University.
"We are thrilled to have a person with Tom's credentials join our team," stated Felix Elinson, the Company's CEO. Game Face Gaming is in beta testing of its first product offering, a non- wagering interactive Poker game where online players will see and talk to one another live during game play. "Tom McEvoy is one of the best known names in the poker world, not to mention a true gentleman of the game. Tom has an unquestionable reputation for integrity as well as a World Class Poker Player. His years of industry experience and guidance is a powerful addition to the team, while we go through the next stages of development and ultimately product release. In addition to being a member of the Face Up Pro Team, Tom will also do an online poker workshop for the Platinum members of Face Up Gaming on a monthly basis. We are proud to have a player of Tom's caliber representing Faceup Gaming both online and in the poker instruction community," added Mr. Elinson.
"Though we are a non-wagering site, the excitement and the live social interaction is palpable and Mr. McEvoy's presence will further enhance the experience," Mr. Elinson.
Tom McEvoy began his professional life as an accountant but early on discovered that he could make a far better and interesting living at the poker tables. In 1979 he left his job in Michigan and moved to Las Vegas to pursue a full-time poker career. Tom has earned millions of dollars in career tournament winnings, has added two more World Series of Poker Bracelets to his collection giving him four in total. All of his bracelets have been won in different games: WSOP Limit Hold'em, WSOP Championship NL Hold'em, WSOP Seven Card Razz, and WSOP Limit Omaha High.
Additionally, Tom McEvoy is also one of the most prolific poker book authors in the industry with over a dozen poker books to his name, Including Championship Tournament Strategy, Championship Satellite Strategy with Brad Daugherty , No Limit Holdem (New Player Series with Brad Daugherty) and Championship Stud (with Max Stern and Linda Johnson).
Tom's integrity, experience and understanding of the game, is being coupled with the Company's live audio and video platform. "We believe that Tom's interaction with our members, will truly enhance the user experience, no matter their current skill set," stated Felix Elinson.
Game Face Gaming is currently in Beta testing of its non wagering gaming platform and is planning shortly to announce its commercial launch date for its first product offering in the coming weeks.
Game Face Gaming's proprietary platform (www.FaceUpGaming.com) will be used in creating a vast global gaming network consisting of games from every region of the globe, supporting native languages as well as cross language functionality. Logical additions to the platform include global staples in gaming such as Backgammon, Chess and Checkers and many others.
Game Face Gaming is committed to responsible game-play and is not a gambling site. "Our goal is to maintain the thrill of online games while keeping it safe for everyone while maintaining the key principles upon which they were built;
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