NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - May 3, 2016) - World Poker Fund Holdings, Inc. (OTC PINK: WPFH), a leading developer and operator of online and event based social gaming platforms and brands announces today that Eddie Kwong, finance author and developer of professional financial tools, has joined the company as Vice President of Investor Relations.

"I am happy to join the team. Over the years, I have seen some great companies. But there have been few whose stories as compelling as WPFH's. This is a good place to be in this moment in history," states Mr. Kwong.

Kwong has authored several authoritative trading and investing books including: "The Real Holy Grail: Money Management Techniques of Top Traders", "The 401(k) MarketBuster: A Proven Way to Beat The Market With Your 401k Retirement Plan", "The 1-Day Breakout Method", and "The Answers."

About World Poker Fund Holdings, Inc.
World Poker Fund Holdings, Inc. is a leading developer and operator of online and event based social gaming platforms and brands. The company is currently in the final stages of launching its two core celebrity driven social gaming brands for online poker and casino gaming.

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Contact Information:

Investor Relations Contact
Eddie Kwong
VP Investor Relations
Direct: +1.626.466.9734

PR and Media Contact
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1-800-PublicRelations, Inc.
Direct: +1.646.401.4499
Main: +1.800.782.6185