Win Daily Founder and CEO Jason Mezrahi has been a successful entrepreneur his whole life. Jason has been a professional, top-ranked Daily Fantasy Player on FanDuel and DraftKings for more than seven years. He has won FanDuel’s $155,555 King of the Diamond competition and placed second in DraftKings’ Fantasy Basketball World Championship earning him $300,000. Jason has been a finalist at multiple live fantasy sports championships, and he recently achieved the one-million-dollar milestone for entry fees at DraftKings. From this experience, Jason developed Win Daily Inc. to help others succeed at playing Daily Fantasy Sports (DFS) and winning at the game of life. He owns and operates windailysports.com, which supports the DFS community with resources such as tools, projection models, in-depth written analysis and podcasts, plus much more.
At Win Daily, our motto is to “change your game and change your life.” Sure, we want to help you win that big DFS tournament. But we want you to have a greater enjoyment of Daily Fantasy Sports while you are doing it. Along the way, you also may learn some life lessons and gain some perspectives you may have never considered before.
Our founder and CEO, Jason Mezrahi, discovered that Daily Fantasy Sports and wagering could help him develop a whole new lifestyle and mindset. He has handpicked a staff of veteran DFS and Fantasy analysts that wants to guide you in similar directions. We just don’t play Daily Fantasy Sports and wager just to win. We have lots of fun along the way, and now we want to have it with you. We want to enrich your experience along the way, too.
THE WIN DAILY TEAM
Scott Engel is a 20-plus year veteran of the Fantasy Sports industry and an inaugural member of the Fantasy Sports Writers Association’s Hall of Fame. He is a four-time FSWA award winner and nine-time finalist. He won the CBS SportsLine Hall of Fame Award for his longstanding service and was a featured Fantasy analyst for ESPN.com. Scott is a longtime and award-winning host on SiriusXM Fantasy Sports Radio. He was the Managing Director and driving content force behind RotoExperts.com for more than a decade and helped launch the FNTSY Sports Network.
Phil “Cash with the Flash” Naessens is a 54-year old retired high-performance tennis coach and former DFS professional with 19 GPP wins and has been handicapping sporting events since he was old enough to read a box score. Naessens was privileged to be the resident tennis professional at two properties in Las Vegas and was lucky to work for Frank “Lefty” Rosenthal, who taught the young tennis pro how to properly handicap sporting events by teaching him the public is rarely right. Naessens handicaps for Stat Salt, Winners, and Whiners and has been featured on Sirius XM, ESPN, FOX Sports, and CBS.
David Jones has been playing fantasy sports since he first discovered it in 2007 while attending the University of Alabama. He began taking DFS more seriously in 2015 when he started winning major tournaments with single entries. He has qualified for the 2018 FanDuel World Fantasy Basketball Championship, 2018 FanDuel World Fantasy Baseball Championship, 2018 DraftKings NFL Showdown Championship, 2018 Inaugural DraftKings Sports Betting National Championship and has two entries in the 2019 FanDuel World Fantasy Baseball Championship. He has taken down 1st place wins in the FanDuel Monster multiple times for 30k/25k as well as winning the Demonster on FanDuel for a hefty 50k. He also won three consecutive NFL Showdowns in 2019. David has won over $230 K since mid-August of 2019.
Javier Prellezo is a Full-Time DFS player for the past 2 years. His highlights include 2019 WFBC Finalist and winnings of over $200,000 in MLB DFS during the 2019 season. 1st place finishes in MLB DFS – $20,000+ in winnings on FanDuel on 6 different occasions during the 2019 season (6/4, 6/12, 6/15, 7/27, 9/1, and 9/2). In 2019 NFL DFS, 4 qualified WFFC tickets through the first 6 weeks of the season including 2 top 3 finishes netting $40,000+ in profit. In October of 2019, he qualified for the NHL Live Final from DraftKings, won $20,000 on FanDuel by having three of the Top 15 spots in the Sunday Night Football tournament, tied with fellow Win Daily DFS Expert David Jones for the top spot in the NFL Showdown tournament and took down multiple NBA tournaments in one night with a $12,000 top prize on each. He added another $15,000 by taking five of the top six spots in the FanDuel NHL Breakaway tournament in a single night.
Matt Striker is a former WWE Athlete, veteran broadcaster and NYC High School Social Studies teacher using Math and Science to win cash in Daily and Season-Long Fantasy Sports. He was a four-time WWE Fantasy League Champion.
Andrew Erickson graduated from Roger Williams University where he received a degree in marketing. He began to write his own fantasy blogs via WordPress.com. He used to call himself the Fantasy Football Master. Nowadays, he is slightly more humble. He has worked with Pro Football Focus as a base data analyst along with bringing writing experience from Gridiron Experts and FantasyData.
Capper Steve is a featured Win daily handicapper. He is a former professional poker player and highly successful DFS cash game competitor. His career highlights include winning 10 of 13 wagers during the 2018 NFL playoffs and correctly predicting and successfully wagering on the last three CFB National Champions. He is also very profitable in NBA and NHL wagering and is a dedicated MLB handicapper.
Jim “JT” Thomson is a former professional poker player and a self-proclaimed mathematical mastermind. He has been playing daily fantasy sports for five years. He can break down and make sense of any equation thrown his way. He has multiple first place take downs in various NFL, NBA, MLB DFS showdowns, and main slate tournaments. Using an “outside of the box” way of thinking, he has been able to be profitable in DFS continuously. He specializes in NFL, NBA, and MLB DFS, but there is no fantasy sport that he does not like to play. If there is a prize to win, he will figure out how to win it. Using his knowledge and experience, he wants to teach everyone everything he knows, to turn them into a winning DFS player.
John L. is Baseball Twitter’s, Robin Hood. A lifetime baseball fan and avid capper and fantasy baseball player. 15+ years of stock trading experience, specializing in risk management and advanced game theory Creator of the MLB Moving Averages algorithm. He is also our featured props analyst.
Vincent Pensabene is a graduate of Saint Leo University with a B.A. in Sports Business. He was the NBA Editor at Forward Mile, where he handled NBA DFS articles. In addition, he wrote for numerous local newspapers and websites before landing at WinDaily.
Nick Bretwisch is focused on helping others manage their bankroll and cross the pay line in DFS GPPs. Co-Founder of thoroughbred horse racing partnership, Reta Racing LLC.
Brandon C. Williams has covered Fantasy Sports since 2013 when he was selected as a finalist for the FSWA Newcomer of the Year. He is an award-winning writer/editor who has been in sports media for 30 years, having worked with likes of the Houston Chronicle, Fox Sports Net, CBSSports.com, Rivals.com, and RotoExperts.com. Brandon is a Fantasy Content writer for the Canadian Football League and a Fantasy Football Columnist for the Associated Press.
Richard Masana is a real money daily fantasy player who plays on DraftKings under the username “JetsFan303” and on FanDuel under the username “JetsFan3032”. Rich is ranked in the top 4% of all DFS players according to various ranking websites.
Chris Bouchard is a 25-year veteran of all types of gambling. He is a writer, Sports Handicapper, Poker player. DFS grinder. and Horse Racing expert. He transformed success in Sports Gambling to DFS over the last 4 years including GPP wins in NASCAR, MLB, NFL, NHL, MMA, and NBA. He excels in Single Entry and 3-20 MAX events. He has a number of large wins in NASCAR sports betting including back to back wins in the Daytona 500 with Jamie McMurray and Trevor Bayne at huge odds.
Antonio D’ Arcangelis specializes in baseball, football, golf and hoops. He has written for FFToday.com, RotoExperts and Baseball America, to name a few.
Allan Fabrykant is a seasoned NHL DFS veteran who is an avid Leafs fan and loves helping the average player improve their DFS game. Among other strong wins Allan took home $1,000 with a single entry in a 150 max Breakaway GPP in late 2019.
Sia Nejad is a 20-year veteran of fantasy sports and began creating fantasy content for one of the first daily fantasy sports sites, fantazzle.com. He is an avid DFS player and year-long fantasy player and his fantasy football acumen has been referenced on ESPN’s The Dan LeBatard show. He has also appeared on CBS Fantasy Football Today. Sia is also an avid sports bettor, handicapper and poker player and recently appeared in his first World Series of Poker Main Event where he cashed. Sia is also an attorney who has contributed legal analysis to various media outlets including content related to the NFL Concussion lawsuit.
Isaiah Frechette has been playing fantasy sports for over 15 years, and been involved with DFS for the last 10. His love for crunching numbers and enthusiasm for sports has led him to become more serious about his DFS expertise and writing, over the past 3 years. Isaiah has won multiple DFS tournaments, and become a master of bankroll management using cash games. He looks forward to sharing his confident projections and general understanding of DFS strategy through his sports writing, in hopes of making us all better players.
Mitchell Thoennes Is a 23-year-old that has been playing daily fantasy sports since the day he turned 18 in 2015 and was still in high school. Two months later got his first large field tournament win in NBA as he was still just a high schooler. Since then he took down the 100K on an NBA slate using DraftKings as a 21-year-old. Currently ranks in the top four percent of DFS players according to RotoGrinders ranking numbers. Mostly a GPP/tournament player that specializes in NBA, MLB, PGA, and NFL in that order, NBA being his strongest sport. He works with numbers every day and including that with his love for sports explains why he has been a DFS player since the day he was able.
Nicholas Di Tommaso “Ghost” has been playing daily fantasy sports for five years now since the age of 18, in addition to his season-long expertise across various sports. When he realized his love for numbers at a young age, he set out to seek a career in finance and has now combined that passion with his love for sports to take DFS more seriously. Having multiple GPP wins and 4-figure winnings over the course of the last year (2019), the Canadian kid known as “Ghost” is seeking bigger and better things in the future. Nick loves a healthy balance of both cash games and tournament play, but prefers the latter, especially in NFL and NBA, where he mostly plays single entry GPPs and 3-max tournaments. The Montreal, Canada native is looking to put WinDaily on the map by representing the North of the border in all fields, specifically NBA, NFL, NHL and MLB, along with other Canadian staff members.