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- A well-known tournament director who has operated poker events around the world.
Matt Savage has been the TD for Bay 101 for many years, and he has previously headed the team for the World Series of Poker (WSOP) as well as tournaments in Asia and around the world. He was recently appointed TD of Commerce Casino.
Savage is perhaps most beloved for his willingness to create player-friendly tournament structures and to transform full-ring events into a six-handed format in the later stages of events.