Faded Spade Starts New Year with New Poker Room Client, Rivers Casino Schenectady

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LONGWOOD, FLA (January 15, 2019) - Faded Spade® today announced a new poker room playing card client, Rivers Casino & Resort Schenectady. Beginning this month, the Rivers Casino & Resort Schenectady poker room will be dealing Faded Spade playing cards in both cash games and poker tournaments.

Rivers Casino & Resort Schenectady becomes the first card room in New York to work with Faded Spade, as the poker industry’s fastest-growing playing card company continues to expand its poker room card business.

“At the Rivers Casino & Resort Schenectady poker room, we strive to deliver the best poker experience for our players, and we are proud to work with Faded Spade to elevate our room to the next level,” David Grubb, Rivers Casino & Resort Poker Manager, said. “The quality and design of Faded Spade are second to none, and we look forward to having the cards in action for all of our players to enjoy.”

Kristofer Sens, Director of Table Games, added: “Rivers Casino & Resort Schenectady believes in high-quality service and reliability through all of our vendor relationships. We trust that we have found the perfect combination of quality and dependability in Faded Spade cards.  We anticipate all of our players will be as thrilled with Faded Spade as we are, too.”

“We consider Rivers Casino & Resort Schenectady one of the flagship poker rooms of New York and the Northeast,” Tom Wheaton, CEO of Faded Spade, said. “Rivers Casino & Resort’s commitment to poker and creating the best experience for its players is evidenced by their choice in Faded Spade, and we are proud to call Rivers Casino & Resort a Faded Spade card room. I look forward to playing poker at Rivers myself this year and encourage Faded Spade fans and customers to do the same.”

The poker room at Rivers Casino & Resort in Schenectady, New York, features 16 tables, for both tournament and cash game action, and monthly promotions. Players can also participate in the casino’s Rush Rewards Players Club program for additional benefits. For current promotions, tournament schedules and structures, and the venue’s poker room blog, visit RiversCasinoandResort.com/casino/poker-room.

Following the launch of Faded Spade’s consumer e-commerce business, the company’s poker room card business took shape with the goal of providing best-in-class playing cards to leading poker rooms around the world. Faded Spade playing cards have been featured in the poker rooms of ARIA Resort & Casino, Planet Hollywood, Peppermill Reno and more.

Faded Spade playing cards can be seen in action on televised World Poker Tour final tables, as Faded Spade is the preferred playing card of the WPT. Additional partners include the Heartland Poker Tour, Run It Up, Solve for Why Academy, BBO Poker Tables, YouStake, and the Charity Series of Poker. Faded Spade cards are also consistently used on PokerGO during programs like Poker After Dark, Super High Roller Bowl and Poker Masters.  

To learn more about Faded Spade, including how you can purchase Faded Spade playing cards, visit FadedSpade.com.

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Faded Spade® is the poker and playing card brand for today’s poker players and the modern poker era. Founded in 2017 by Tom Wheaton, Faded Spade provides the highest quality playing cards to leading poker rooms, operators, and consumers around the world. Faded Spade playing cards feature a fresh and modern face-card design with a custom poker index and flexible yet strong 100% plastic quality to ensure longevity. As the preferred playing cards of the World Poker Tour, Faded Spade is a brand built by poker players, for poker players, with product feedback from some of the best players and poker room operators across the globe. The company is headquartered in Longwood, Florida. For more information, visit FadedSpade.com.

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