LAS VEGAS, Nov. 9, 2010 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Players Network (OTCBB:PNTV), the leading Television and New Media Digital Network dedicated to Las Vegas Entertainment and the Gaming Lifestyle, launches its Player Ambassador social community with Wayne Allen Root. Mr. Root is a sports, business and political celebrity dubbed "The King of Vegas" and "America's Oddsmaker." ( www.WinningEdge.com ) Jim Cramer, star of CNBC, called Mr. Root "the Warren Buffet of his world." Mr. Root has been a national radio and television personality, including producing and hosting Spike TV's "The King of Vegas". He is also a producer of the popular and top-rated television series "Ghost Adventures" on Travel Channel. Root was the 2008 Libertarian Party Vice Presidential nominee ( www.RootForAmerica.com ) and the Chairman of the Libertarian National Congressional Committee (LNCC). He is the best-selling author of 7 books on sports, gaming, business and politics. Root is also a weekly columnist in the Las Vegas Review Journal, as well as at Newsmax.com (with over 6 million readers). Root is a regular guest on FOX News, Fox Business, CNBC, CNN and MSNBC, as well as a guest on hundreds of radio stations across the country. He is guest host for several nationally-syndicated radio shows- including The G Gordon Liddy Show, The Jerry Doyle Show, and The Big Biz Show. Root has developed a significant and loyal following in his years as a media personality that he will now bring to PNTV.
The new website platform is titled the "PNTV Lifestyle Portal" and will focus on providing program content and membership benefits for members of Players Network TV, Vegas on Demand TV and Sexy Sin City TV. In essence, this is a new social community linking the "player" and the gaming lifestyle enthusiast with Players Network programming channels. The Ambassador and VIP social community access was developed to provide its' members with special promotions and benefits. Ambassadors and VIP's will blog and post exclusive information for members. Planned VIP's include Vegas insiders and hosts of major Las Vegas Clubs, Resort Hotels, Shows and Restaurants where members will be able to learn insider tips and receive VIP access.