Jason Koon

Hailing from West Virginia, USA, Jason Koon is one of the most successful poker players of all time, specializing in high roller tournaments.

He began playing poker in college, being taught the rules of the game by a roommate, and quickly realized he had an aptitude for cards and that he could even make a career from it!

Koon is 9th on the All Time Money List, with over $32M in live tournament cashes, including one WSOP bracelet, multiple high roller tournament victories in Triton Poker Super High Roller Series and World Poker Tour high roller events. He is also an experienced online poker player, with much success in tournaments played on the digital felt.

Koon will act in a special capacity at GGPoker. His Global Ambassador focus will be on strengthening the poker room’s security and game integrity efforts, as well as acting as an advocate for high roller, VIP and high volume players.


  • Over $32 Million in live cashes
  • One World Series of Poker bracelet (WSOP 2021- Event #11 $25,000 Heads-Up NLH)
  • Multiple high roller event titles, both live and online