ISM Agency, the videogame industry?s largest and longest serving business management agency devoted to game development studios, today announced that their poker tournament raised almost USD 24,000 for the Starlight Starbright Foundation.
120 players from a broad spectrum of companies in the videogame industry attended the tournament, held on Tuesday 6th during the Game Developers Conference in San Francisco.
Stew Kosoy, Senior Partner of ISM Agency commented, ?We were delighted to see so many people turn up to compete for fun and for charity. We?d like to extend our thanks to the players and our generous sponsors at Philips, LucasArts and PlayStation? for supporting the tournament.?
The winners were:
1st. Lee Jacobson, Midway Home Ent ? Philips 37? AmbX FlatScreen TV & DVD
2nd. 2nd : Jill Zinner, Premier Search ? LucasArts memorabilia
3rd. Douglas Rilley, LucasArts ? Custom PlayStation 3
Winner, Lee Jacobson, Vice President, Business Development / Acquisitions Midway Games, Inc. added, ?I?m thrilled I won. But most importantly, the winners are the kids and their families. We played for them. I can?t wait to come back next year and defend my title.?