Kara Scott, a prominent figure in the poker world, has concluded her 8-year journey as the face of 888poker. Joining the team in February 2016, Scott has been a cornerstone of 888poker, known for her exemplary work as a presenter, TV host, ambassador, and skilled poker player.
Throughout her career, Kara Scott has not only been a respected figure in the poker community but also an inspiration. Born in Alberta, Canada, and later moving abroad, Scott’s diverse background includes a degree in English and Linguistics, martial arts expertise, and a passion for writing and broadcasting. Her journey in poker started in the mid-2000s, and she quickly gained recognition for her keen understanding of the game and her ability to connect with audiences and players alike.
Both Scott and 888poker have expressed mutual appreciation for their collaboration over the years. Scott’s tenure with 888poker has been marked by significant milestones, including being part of the team when 888poker was awarded the EGR Award for Best Poker Provider in 2022.
With the end of her ambassadorship, Kara Scott also concludes her role as the host of the popular poker podcast, The Heart of Poker, which she hosted in partnership with 888poker.
The podcast’s final 52nd episode features Lupe Soto, the founder of the Women in Poker Hall of Fame, Women’s Poker Association, Ladies International Poker Series, and Senior Poker Tour, marking a fitting close to the series.
Looking ahead, Scott has announced her plans to shift focus towards non-poker-related projects. However, she remains open to opportunities within the poker world, indicating that her departure from 888poker is not a farewell to the poker community. Kara Scott’s impact on poker, both as a player and as an ambassador, has been significant, and her presence will undoubtedly continue to be felt in various capacities in the poker world.