Tournament Directors

Beau Bautista

Owner and Director

Events throughout California

Beau started Blue Dog Events in 2004. Since then he has directed hundreds of fundraising poker tournaments all over Northern California. His combination of tournament experience and customer service makes for a fun and smooth event for all players. Beau is a member of the Tournament Directors’ Association and is available for tournaments throughout California.

Sam Salem


Events throughout California

Sam has been with Blue Dog Events since its inception and became a partner in 2009. He has fantastic people skills and is an accomplished player. He has extensive experience managing tournaments for Blue Dog Events. Sam is available for tournaments throughout California.

Jon Daco - South Bay

South Bay Franchise Owner

Events in the South Bay

Jon came to Blue Dog Events in 2012 as a dealer and has worked his way up to Regional Manager in 2014. Jon is an accomplished player with a background in the mortgage banking world. He is available for tournaments in Campbell, Cupertino, Los Altos, Los Altos Hills, Los Gatos, Saratoga, Menlo Park, Milpitas, Monte Sereno, Mountain View, East Palo Alto, Palo Alto, Redwood City, San Jose, Santa Clara, Saratoga, Sunnyvale, and Woodside.

Jim Mog

Sacramento Valley Franchise Owner

Events in Sacramento Valley

Jim is the proud owner of the Sacramento Valley Franchise.

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