Tag Archives: Guy Laliberte
- Guy Laliberte Sells Major Stake in Cirque du Soleil; Mitch Garber to Become The New Chairman
April 22, 2015
Cirque du Soleil founder, Guy Laliberte, has announced the sale of his majority stake to the private equity firm TPG Capital. Caesars Acquisition Company, CEO, Mitch Garber, will become their new chairman. Self made billionaire, Guy Laliberte, has sold off his majority stake in Cirque du Soleil, prompting speculation that...
- One Drop Founder Guy Laliberte Looking to Sell 20-30% of Cirque du Soleil
December 3, 2014
Cirque du Soleil and the One Drop founder, Guy Laliberte, is looking to sell 20-30% of his entertainment company, in a bid to breathe new life into limp balance sheets. The first Cirque du Soleil show I watched was Ka at the MGM Grand. It’s one of my fondest memories....
- Did High Stakes Poker Players Collude Against Guy Laliberte?
May 9, 2014
Did high stakes poker players collude against Guy Laliberte? Well according to a recent interview in a Canadian newspaper, that’s exactly what happened, and the man is not happy about it. Was Guy Laliberte cheated out of millions of dollars by the stars of poker? In a recent interview with...
- The BIG ONE For ONE DROP Set For a 2014 WSOP Return
October 21, 2013
The BIG ONE For ONE DROP will return to the 2014 World Series of Poker (WSOP) schedule, and it promises to be even bigger than the 2012 event that broke all records and propelled Antonio Esfandiari into superstardom after his $18m first place prize. It’s the poker news that all...
- Three left in hunt for WSOP glory; Big One For One Drop to return in 2014
October 30, 2012
On Monday, the World Series of Poker’s October Nine reconvened after a three-month hiatus to do battle for the $8.5m main event payday. Seven hours later, the field had been whittled down to three: Greg Merson is chip leader with a stack of 88.35m chips, followed by Jesse Sylvia with...
- WSOP 2012’s Big One For One Drop Summary
July 4, 2012
Tatjana Pasalic is at Rio Las Vegas to cover and share to us the biggest poker tournament in the world, the WSOP 2012's Big One For One Drop, where 48 players have put down $1 Million each to buy-in. Watch the video to learn who bagged more than $18 Million...