In preparation for its re-launch next month Full Tilt has begun hiring or in this case re-hiring its Red Pro’s and the first player to join the new team is Gus Hansen. Hansen who is one of the games most successful and well-known players said: “I’m very excited to represent the industry’s most authentic poker brand. Full Tilt Poker has the best games, most innovative software and the strongest poker community; to me this feels like coming home.”
“Gus has always embodied the best characteristics of the Full Tilt Poker brand and we are thrilled to have him return as an ambassador.” said Sarne Lightman, the newly-appointed Head of Marketing at Full Tilt Poker.
FullTiltPoker.com still says it is on course to re-open the site for real-money play on November 6 and PokerStars says it will begin reimbursing all players outside of the US once the site goes live. Once up-and-running the new Full Tilt Poker site will offer real-money poker games and tournaments globally, with the exception of the U.S., France, Italy, Spain, Denmark, Estonia and Belgium. Full Tilt Poker’s customers in the rest of the world can soon look forward to accessing their accounts and playing on the re-launched site, confident that they are supported by PokerStars.
Expect lots more exciting news from Full Tilt HQ over the coming weeks in regards to the addition of further pros and lots of exciting launch promotions.