2007 US Poker Championship
The Trump Taj Mahal has collaborated with jewelry designer Jordan Eddi
on a spectacular prize for the 2007 US Poker Championship.
Mr Eddi, who is renowned for creating exquisite pieces in platinum, gold
and silver and stainless steel, created a superb 14 karat gold and
diamond link bracelet for the occasion.
The coveted prize went to winner of the tournament, Adam Gerber, who
also pocketed $606,000 cash.
"Winners appreciate the unique quality of this special jewelry. I want to
be the jeweler of choice for creating magnificent pieces that
commemorate a once-in-a lifetime experience," Mr Eddi told Ron Wood
He is currently creating a signature range of custom pieces for
tournaments including pendants, pins, earrings and necklaces as well as
bracelets including some in platinum.
Mr Eddi is a member of the US trade association for professional
jewelers, Jewelers America. He is an expert in the field and launched his
company, YouDesignWeCreate, in 1988.
See the press release here (pdf file)
Pictures from that night:
Adam Gerber showing off his new bracelet
From left to right; Frank Leon, Poker room manager, Adam and his wife,
Tom Gitto, Director of Poker Operations Trump Taj Mahal and Casino
Jewelry Designer Jordan Eddi celebrates with Adam Gerber
YouDesignWeCreate.com CEO Jordan Eddi takes time out to take a
photo with Adam Gerber
Adam counting his chips
CEO Jordan Eddi getting ready for television interview
Winning tournament hand: FULL HOUSE sixes over eights
Trump Poker room management with CEO Jordan Eddi
The client later emailed us regarding the piece:
"This custom-made bracelet will mean more to a true U.S. Poker Champion than money," says Tom Gitto, Directorof Poker Operations at Trump Taj Mahal. "Working with Jordan Eddi has been an awesome experience for us, as he is the best and most thorough.
Trump Taj Mahal & Casino
Atlantic City, New Jersey
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