SOURCE: Poker Public Relations
Professional Photographer Rob Gracie and Industry Veterans BJ Nemeth and Lisa Wheeler to Provide WSOPE Image Coverage at London’s Casino at the Empire
LAS VEGAS, NV–(Marketwire – September 13, 2010) – GreasieWheels, the industry leader in poker and gaming event coordination and photography, has announced its team for this year’s World Series of Poker Europe (WSOPE) at London’s Casino at the Empire. The team lineup includes professional photographer Rob Gracie, industry elite blogger BJ Nemeth, and operations manager Lisa Wheeler. GreasieWheels will provide fans, players, and media with the highest quality imagery available for viewing and purchase at http://www.wsopphotos.com. In addition, Nemeth will provide a daily photo blog throughout the WSOPE no-limit hold’em Championship main event starting September 23rd.
“We’re very excited to be working with Harrah’s Entertainment at this year’s WSOP and WSOPE,” stated GreasieWheels founder and CEO Lisa Wheeler. “We’re always looking for ways to improve our software and coordination capabilities and have recently taken on the challenge of providing image coverage in real-time. Fans and players can look forward to more lifestyle and event photographs from London.”
BJ Nemeth has been covering tournaments since the 2004 WSOP and is the longest standing live-tournament reporter in the industry. In 2005, he introduced hand-for-hand coverage, and is the lead tournament reporter for the World Poker Tour (WPT). Last year, he changed the way WSOP fans viewed poker photography with his innovative PokerRoad.com photo blog. He’s also a panelist on the award-winning “Poker Beat” weekly podcast.
Professional photographer Rob Gracie has shot thousands of photos for online, advertising, and print publications for more than 20 years. His credits include; WSOP 2005-10, High Stakes Poker, Poker After Dark, NBC National Heads-Up Championship and High Stakes Golf; brands Nikon, Budweiser, and Evian; and Sports Illustrated, Time, USA Today, National Geographic Adventure, TransWorld, Bluff, Card Player, PokerPro, and All In magazines.
To view and purchase official 2010 WSOP photos, visit http://www.WSOPphotos.com.
GreasieWheels – Founded November 30, 2007, GreasieWheels, LLC is licensed by the Secretary of State, Carson City, Nevada (E0840482007-3). It’s elite team has more than 40 years of combined sales, public relations, photographic, editorial, and special event coordination experience. GreasieWheels is also the leader in live poker/gaming fundraisers, ensuring 100% of donated proceeds are collected by vetted charities.