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Brandon Adams 
Brandon Adams is the author of Broke: A Poker Novel and the coauthor (with Brian Finn) of The Story of Behavioral Finance. He's a regular in high-stakes cash games. He made the final table of the 2005 Tournament of Champions and the 2006 $10k Circuit Event in Tunica. Brandon is a doctoral student at Harvard. He teaches a popular course in behavioral finance to Harvard undergraduates. He's a regular columnist for Bluff Magazine.


Chad Brown 
Chad Brown began his poker career at the age of 15, playing in Italian cafes in the Bronx, New York. In 1990, he moved to L.A. with dreams of becoming an actor. Fully prepared to find employment as a bartender or waiter, Chad was pleased to discover the various legal poker rooms in southern California. He was quickly making a very comfortable living playing cash games and discovering a knack for tournaments. His various poker successes to lead him down an unexpected path to fame and fortune. Chad has proven himself a top player among poker professionals. His cashes in tournaments alone exceed $1.6 million. In 2002 he won the Bellagio Five-Diamond World Poker Classic stud eight-or-better event. In 2004 he won the L.A. Poker Classic stud tournament, and later that year placed second in the World Series of Poker seven-card stud event.


Eric Cloutier 
Eric is a professional poker player. He resides in Lafayette LA.


Dustin Dirksen 
Dustin is a huge player in the online community. He plays high stakes poker against big name players.


Bill Gustafik 
Bill is a chiropractor turn poker pro. He lives in Las Vegas with his family.


Ralph Perry 
Ralph is a professional poker player from Russia. He has won 1 WSOP bracelet and 1 WPT bracelet. Ralph is usually seen playing is high stakes cash games all over the world. His wife, Merri, also plays.


Kido Pham 
Kido is a professional poker player from Viet Nam. Kido honed his skills playing in private games throughout Dallas, where he lives with his wife. When he isn't playing poker, Kido helps his wife run her dental office.


Danny Pugliese 
Danny Pugliese was born in Brooklyn NY. He has been playing poker since his teens. Now a resident of NoHo, Danny spends time at the tables in Los Angeles’ Commerce Casino and playing in Las Vegas tournaments.


Tom Schneider 
Tom is a business man and a poker player. He has recently published a book "Oops! I Won Too Much Money: Winning Wisdom from the Boardroom to the Poker Table". Tom is from Pheonix AZ.

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