It’s not unusual to see a great deal of ambassadors leave their sponsor at the start of the year as that is when agreements are normally restored. We have actually seen this in 2022 with a great deal of names leaving partypoker, for instance.
It’s uncommon, nevertheless, to see an ambassador end their collaboration early with a sponsor, however that is what Vanessa Kade has actually finished with Americas Cardroom (ACR).
Kade mentioned unsuitable behaviour behind-the-scenes was the factor she was stepping down. She referenced occurrences last June where ACR manager Phil Nagy made misogynistic discuss a live stream too allegations that he made more independently with female poker gamers. Kade stated that comparable concerns were still occurring that were not being resolved:
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