Sal Piacente


World renown casino expert, television personality, and magic hobbyist Sal “the Hitman” Piacente has been demonstrating table games cheating methods most of his life.  His superb memory skills and sleight of hand mastery, combined with his dynamic personality, make him a unique character. 

Piacente was featured on an episode of Murphy’s Magic At the Table series and several instructional DVDs, including Street MonteCard Shark Secrets, and Poker Cheats Exposed.  Several television documentaries featured him as an expert on casino cheating.  He was also the host of a 13-episode Travel Channel series entitled "Game On, America.” 

Today, Sal Piacente is the president of UniverSal Game Protection Development, Inc. based in Florence, Kentucky.