Tag Archives: Patrick Dorinson
- Patrick Dorinson: The San Francisco Cowboy and his New Slimy Lobby Group
April 15, 2011
In February a new gaming association was formed, the US Online Gaming Association. The USOGA headed by former executive director of the Poker Voters of America, Melanie Brenner and made up of three initial groups who are providing financial and technical support, Sportingbet, PKR and a group called Secured American...
- Patrick Dorinson Joins Poker Voters of America
January 4, 2011
Patrick Dorinson is switching allegiances to the Poker Voters of America. Melanie Brenner, president of the Poker Voters of America (PVoA) made the announcement today that the former communications chief for the California Online Poker Association (COPA) would be joining the PVoA as the group’s executive director. “Poker Voters is...
- California Native American Tribes Form Online Poker Alliance
August 20, 2010
August 20 – In an attempt to leverage their clout in the California poker industry, 21 tribes have joined forces in an attempt to influence the direction of upcoming gambling legislation. The group, called the California Intertribal Intrastate Poker Consortium, will be one of two limited legal companies (LLCs) that...