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Ante Up Media


PO Box 2604
Salem, VA 24153
Phone: (540)339-7741
Email: editor@anteupmagazine.com


Ante Up Poker Media LLC, is dedicated to everyday poker players and their poker rooms. The business was founded in June 2008, and has managed to combine the poker and media worlds since then in order to inform, entertain and inspire poker players around the world through a variety of products.

JOE SCALES, President
Phone: (540) 339-7741
Email: joe@anteupmagazine.com

Biography: Joe Scales has spent over twenty years calling himself a marketing professional, honing critical experience from print campaigns to radio and television. He has written and designed ads for many mediums to develop and prepare businesses for market introductions, product launches and the daunting world of social media. With Ante Up Poker Media LLC., Joe has been able to merge his love for poker and passion for marketing.

SCOTT LONG, Consultant
Email: scott@anteupmagazine.com

Biography: From 2000-2008, Scott was an editor at the St. Petersburg Times, Florida’s largest newspaper, with responsibilities that spanned world and national news. He left the newspaper as the business news editor. Previously, he held editing roles at the Pensacola (Fla.) News Journal and the Marietta (Ohio) Times. He has a bachelor’s degree in political journalism from Marietta (Ohio) College.