You’re in trouble at the WSOP. What is it like?
“I overcame the WSOP in 2008 for the first time. At that time I arrived in the US, having won the green card in the lottery. Tackling the WSOP was the first job I had in Vegas. The start is truly awesome, almost gripping. After a while I trained. I also saw the players I worked on in Austria and the Netherlands. It was such a happy experience. “
Have you met or had problems with popular people?
“I’ve had problems with some popular people visiting dewa poker, including Leonardo DiCaprio, Ben Affleck, Matt Damon, JK Simmons, as well as popular poker players like Daniel Negreanu, Phil Hellmuth, Phil Ivey, Doyle Brunson and Vanessa Selbst.”
What do you enjoy about your current job in Santa Fe?
“I started working in Santa Fe in 2012. Because this is a local casino, I see several guests every day. I as well see my guests at my local shop. Because we serve the local community, I recognize that everyone is closer to each other than in other companies. I know almost every factor of their life because we talk at the table all the time, almost every day. I look up to 95% of them for the side of my family, so now I have a big family here in the US “
What’s going on in Santa Fe? What games do players enjoy the most?
“Santa Fe Station offers 2-4 and 3-4 limits, which are called the most famous games. Players who play 2-4 commit to hanging out more than to win money. We offer 1-2 No Limit and 3-6 Omaha Hi / Lo as well as daily competitions. “
What is your passion, hobby, family life like outside the poker room?
“My hobbies include playing guitar, playing poker, and being outside. I am married to the most beautiful girl in the world, as well as almost 3 years currently. He is everything to me. With two dogs, we live a mile away from Santa Fe. When I’m not working, I enjoy spending time with him, playing all kinds of dice and board games. When the weather is nice outside, we head to Mount Charleston for lunch or to the Pinball Hall of Fame to play a few quarters. “
Next time you’re in the North, stop by and scold Patrick and play poker in Santa Fe!