The person who drew the most attention during the Island Breeze's opening hasn't won a poker tournament in eight years, and got criticized and sued after he did take home the bracelet.
Yep, Jamie Gold's in town.
Gold will appear regularly at the Island Breeze's Jamie Gold Poker Room, which sails out of the Port of Palm Beach. Gold had run a similar room at The Tropicana and Las Vegas, but it folded under as the hotel underwent a makeover.
There's a decent percentage of people who don't like Gold for one reason or another. But if you meet him, I'm betting you'll do a 180.
"I'm someone people love or hate, and they hate me for the wrong...