to Give Insight on How to Raise Capital for Start Ups

Gene Gioia will share his experience in attracting investment in at the iGaming Super Show next week

realdealpoker-logo160.jpg21 May 2010 (Isle of Man) – Gene Gioia, founder of the newly soft launched, will share his personal experience raising start-up capital for his new venture – the first and only poker site to use real cards rather than RNG systems – at the iGaming Super Show in Prague next week. He’ll join other successful entrepreneurs for a panel discussion entitled ‘Raising Capital for Start-Ups’ Thursday 27 May at 3:15 pm.

“Raising venture capital in uncertain economic times is extremely difficult,” said Gioia. “But if you’re like me and have an original idea that you’re passionate about developing, it can be done. I’m happy to share my experience and help point others in the right direction.”

The only online poker site to deal real cards will demonstrate the revolutionary system at the Super Show at Stand L34. People trust what they see and what they see at is a mechanical dealing machine like the ones in Vegas dealing brand new decks of actual playing cards. Paul Gambrill, Affiliate Manager for, will be on hand to talk to prospective poker affiliates about why players trust the unique system and how that affects an affiliate’s bottom line. started running real money games last week as part of a soft launch rollout, and new players can download and play while they prepare for the hard launch next month. “So far the response has been overwhelmingly positive, and we are please with the results of the systems in a real money environment,” added Gioia. Curious poker affiliates and players can see the system in action on the RealDealPoker channel on YouTube ( where creator Gene demonstrates the revolutionary online poker product.’s patented Cut N’ Shuffle system was designed to deter or eliminate the use of Bots. It scrambles, shuffles and deals real decks of cards, digitizes the results and then translates them to its online poker table games. It records real shoes of cards and then plays those, rather than relying on a computerized random number generator. This allows the system to offer players a “cut function” and the deployment of “burn cards”. The system also produces fully audited hand data through its Game Check® function.

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About Gioia International Limited (
Gioia International Limited, a company incorporated in the Isle of Man, is the owner of and its patented technology, Cut N’ Shuffle® and Game Check®. Founder Gene Gioia has invested over five years to create a site where poker players will get a fair and totally auditable game of poker online, a product offering that remains unmatched by any other online poker site to date.