Absolute Poker Launches Model Search - Wednesday 31st of May 2006

SAN JOSE, Costa Rica – Absolute Poker, the fourth largest online poker website in theworld, announced today the start of the 'Absolute Poker InternationalCollege Model Search', its competition to find the new face to representits extensive college marketing programs around the world. The winner willfeature in a variety of marketing activity including television spots,print advertising and live events around the world to represent thecompany. The winner will also be flown to New York City to host the finallive game of Absolute Poker's Spring 2006 'Win Your Tuition' tournamentwhich gives college students around the world the chance to win onesemester's tuition.

"Absolute Poker's founders met playing poker in college so this is anarea we feel pretty passionate about," explained Mike Edwards, an AbsolutePoker marketing manager. "We have a great relationship with collegestudents around the world and they have been asking us for more tournamentssuch as Absolute Poker's 'Win Your Tuition', programs like our collegeinternship program and event sponsorships. We're excited to find theperfect face to represent all of these efforts."

The search, which kicked off today, will run for six weeks before thewinner is selected and announced. Interested applicants can submit theirresume, photograph and a brief statement explaining why they would be agood 'Absolute Poker College Model' to spokesmodel@absolutepoker.com.

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