News Authors/Contributors

Lance Bradley

Editor in Chief

Lance Bradley began working with BLUFF in March 2008 and was named Editor in Chief in August 2009. Prior to joining BLUFF Bradley launched an independent poker blog, in 2006. Before entering the world of poker media he was the Poker Room Manager for Bodog from January 2004 until June 2006. He graduated from the Applied Journalism program Kwantlen Polytechnic University in Vancouver, Canada.

Tim Fiorvanti

Senior Writer

Tim Fiorvanti has been working in poker media since 2008 when he took a summer internship position with Following two summers with them, Fiorvanti has worked his way up the ladder at BLUFF and is now one of two Senior Writers on staff. He has been dispatched all over the globe to cover the poker world for BLUFF. In 2008 Fiorvanti graduated from St. John’s University with a B.S. in Journalism.

Paul Oresteen

Senior Writer

Paul Oresteen originally joined BLUFF in 2008 as an intern. He covered two World Series of Poker’s before leaving to join After a two year hiatus Oresteen returned to BLUFF in November 2012. Since starting as a poker journalist in 2008 Oresteen has covered the World Series of Poker, WSOP Circuit, World Poker Tour and European Poker Tour. Oresteen graduated from Georgia State University with a B.A. in Communications in 2008.

Dave Behr

Legislative and Politics Beat Writer

Dave Behr practiced corporate law in New York City for eight years before joining the poker industry in 2008 as a freelance writer. Since then he has written for several major poker publications and has leveraged his corporate law experience to provide consulting services to poker companies ranging from start-ups to market leaders. He is a graduate of New York University and Columbia Law School.