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Open Invitation To Attend Women In Poker Hall Of Fame Induction Ceremony

Ceremony To Take Place Aug. 31 At Golden Nugget In Las Vegas

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The 2012 Women in Poker Hall of Fame induction ceremony is scheduled to take place on August 31, 2012, at the Golden Nugget in Las Vegas. The latest class will induct Kathy Raymond, Director of Poker Operations at the Venetian Resort and Hotel, and J.J. Liu, noted professional poker player. They will join the ranks of previous honorees from 2008 Linda Johnson, Susie Isaacs, Marsha Waggoner, and Barbara Enright, 2009’s Jan Fisher, Cyndy Violette, and June Field, 2010’s Kathy Liebert, Jen Harman, and Billie Brown, and 2011’s Kristy Gazes, Margie Heintz, and Phyllis Caro.

The night promises to be fun and entertaining with slide shows from years past, new shots of the latest inductees, a keynote speech by “First Lady of Poker” Linda Johnson, and the opportunity to meet many poker celebrities. The festivities will be emceed by Jan Fisher. The public is invited to be part of this prestigious evening. Tickets are $75 for the banquet and ceremony or $25 for the ceremony only. A silent auction will be held onsite with many unique and original items up for bid. Proceeds from the auction benefit PokerGives.org.

The doors will open at 6pm and dinner begins at 7pm. To purchase tickets and for more information about the Women in Poker Hall of Fame, please visit www.wiphof.com.