US based online poker site Ultimate Poker announced that poker professional Danielle “dmoongirl” Andersen has joined its stable of sponsored players as part of Team U.
Andersen, who came into notoriety with her starring role in the 2013 poker documentary “Bet Raise Fold: The Story of Online Poker”, has been playing online since 2003, and according to the Ultimate Poker press release, is one of the highest earning female online cash game players in the history of online poker.
“I’m very excited to begin a new chapter in my poker career as I sign on as the newest member of Team U. I’m looking forward to my return to the online poker tables and the first legal online poker site in the United States seems like the perfect place to do it!” Andersen said.
Andersen joins brand ambassador Antonio Esfandiari as well as current “Team U” professionals Jason Somerville, Phil Collins, Jeremy Ausmus, William Reynolds, Brent Hanks, Dan O’ Brien, Jeff Gross and Lauren Kling in helping to promote the growing online site.
“We’re excited to add Danielle to Team U,” remarked Ultimate Poker Chief Marketing & Operations Officer, Joe Versaci. “We love the energy that she brings to the online arena with her competitive attitude.”