Robert Turner

Gaming Today Robert Turner

Robert Turner is a legendary poker player and billiard marketing expert, best known for inventing the game of Omaha poker and introducing it to Nevada in 1982 and to California in 1986. In the year 2000, he created World Team Poker, the first professional league for poker. He has over 30 years experience in the gaming industry and is co-founder of Crown Digital Games. Edited by Patricia Chavira (patriciachavira@gmail.com)

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Play Omaha if you treat poker like a business

Play Omaha if you treat poker like a business

posted on January 20, 2015 by

Beyond The Numbers | I remember seeing an ad for an online poker site that said, “Come play poker with the best players in the world.” 

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Trying to draw poker players – stay old school

Trying to draw poker players – stay old school

posted on December 09, 2014 by

Beyond the Numbers | Nowadays you have to be like a politician and personally invite players to your gaming site or card room. Once you have the customers’ attention, then the real work begins.

 

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Offer promotions poker players can't refuse

Offer promotions poker players can't refuse

posted on December 02, 2014 by

Beyond the Numbers | A friend called me this week about coming to California to play poker because the action in Las Vegas was dead. The concept behind Black Friday can be used to market any card room.

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The origins of Omaha Hi/Lo poker

The origins of Omaha Hi/Lo poker

posted on November 04, 2014 by

Beyond the Numbers | I get asked all the time, “Did you really invent Omaha poker?” Well, here is the true story. I am credited with inventing the game, and this is how it came about.

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Hollywood Park Casino has a future in Southern California

Hollywood Park Casino has a future in Southern California

posted on September 30, 2014 by

Beyond The Numbers | Today the racetrack may be gone, but Hollywood Park Casino is in the midst of a major revitalization that will transform it into the premier casino and entertainment destination in Southern California.

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