About Us

Chris Cosenza Christopher Cosenza handles the editorial operations for Ante Up Publishing LLC, including writing, editing and design. He has more than 20 years of professional media experience, including 13 years as an award-winning designer at the St. Petersburg Times. Before that he served as sports editor for the Middletown (Conn.) Press and sports writer for the New Haven (Conn.) Register.

Contact him: (727) 742-3428 or chris@anteupmagazine.com

Scott Long Scott Long handles the business operations for Ante Up Publishing LLC, including advertising, marketing and distribution. He has more than 20 years of professional media experience, including editing and management roles at the St. Petersburg Times and Pensacola News Journal. He previously was the author of the "Bet On It" gambling column for tbt*, a daily product of the Times.

Contact him: (727) 331-4335 or scott@anteupmagazine.com.

2519 McMullen Booth Road, Suite 510-300, Clearwater, FL 33761

Our Products

Ante Up Magazine

Ante Up is "Your Poker Magazine" because it highlights the accomplishments of the players who take down a local or regional tournament, win a bad-beat jackpot or qualify for a World Series event through their local poker league. Each issue includes state-by-state news, features and columns. The 35,000 monthly copies are available for free in more than 250 casinos and poker rooms nationwide.


Ante Up PokerCast

Our award-winning weekly Internet audio show mixes humor, commentary and strategy every Friday. The show is the longest, continually-running pokercast produced, features popular segments like O'Mally's Move, the Ante Up News Desk and listener-submitted Mailbag, Hotline, Call the Floor and Hand of the Week.


Ante Up Poker Tour

The Ante Up Poker Tour visits up to 12 locations per year, featuring great poker action that culminates with the winner of the main event appearing on the cover of Ante Up Magazine.


Ante Up Casino Cruises

Four times a year we take the Ante Up experience on the high seas, transforming conference centers on Royal Caribbean cruise ships into a professionally staffed and equipped poker room. With cash games, tournaments and SNGs running around the clock, it's a great way for our fans to combine poker and a vacation and get an intimate introduction to our sponsors. In partnership with the ship's casinos, we also offer blackjack and slot tournaments

AnteUpMagazine.Com - Powered by PokerNews

The 24/7 hub of Ante Up's universe, our Web site features breaking news, a fan forum, archives of our magazine and pokercast and exclusive content from PokerNews.


Ante Up TV/live web broadcasts

Ante Up has partnered with Fallah Productions Inc., producer of the successful Windy City Poker Championship television show, to produce televised coverage and live web broadcasts of poker events.


Ante Up E-Newsletters

Our monthly fan e-newsletter alerts more than 3,000 players to everything going on in the world of Ante Up, from our magazine to our pokercast to our live events, as well as great offers and promotions from our partners and advertisers. Our monthly e-newsletter to more than 250 poker room managers and executives gives them a preview of what's coming up in the next issue of Ante Up, as well as information on Ante Up special events and offers from our partners and advertisers. Subscribe