YES Prep Oil & Gas Texas Hold 'Em Tournament

The Oil & Gas Texas Hold 'Em Tournament, or the Poker Tournament, is an annual event, earmarked by the oil and gas industry of Houston.

The Oil & Gas Texas Hold 'Em Tournament, or the Poker Tournament, is an annual event, earmarked by the oil and gas industry of Houston.
Since the first tournament in 2006, the event has raised over $10 million and is attended by individuals from various business sectors from across the world. In 2017, over 60 corporate, foundation and individual sponsors helped raise over $1.2 million dollars supporting our 17 campuses and 12,600 students across the city of Houston.  
Date: March 1, 2018 
Location: The Corinthian  
202 Fannin Street  
Houston, Texas 77002 
Questions about the event? Contact Bridget Melancon Hoffman at 713-967-9177 or Bridget.hoffman@yesprep.org  
 

  

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Structured like a Vegas- style tournament, sponsors purchase a poker table for 10 players. Each player receives $4,000 in chips to begin tournament play. Buy-ins are available throughout the night to stay in the tournament. Buy-ins start at $50 and increase throughout the night. All proceeds from buy-ins throughout the night go directly to YES Prep. If you don’t proceed to the semifinals, craps tables are available all night for $45 
 
For more information, visit our FAQs about the event.
 

 
Joe Greenberg, Alta Resources  
Mark Gregg, KiwiEnergy 
Mickey Barrett, Whitespire Ventures 
Chip Johnson, Carrizo 
Carl Tricoli, Denham Capital 
Garry Tanner, Quantum Energy 
Bill Nelson, Haynes Boone 
Brian Colona, Retired, Vitol 
Eric Doyal, Rockhill Capital 
Chuck Randall, Retired, Wells Fargo