International Gaming Awards 2016

International Gaming Awards 2016

- February 05, 2016

Every year, the International Gaming Awards recognises the gambling industry’s finest providers. Managed by Clever Duck Media, the award giving body is supported as well as enhanced by distinguished industry insiders and clients from all categories of the gambling world. The organisation determines the rightful recipient of each award by listening to the voice and opinion of over a thousand daily readers of Clever Duck Media’s online newspaper, iGaming Post. Bringing the crystal clear and transparent vision of industry professionals, gaming clients as well as the fans, the International Gaming Awards celebrates the best and the brightest gambling operators in a charity event that embodies class and exceptional service.

This year, we see the most deserving winners be recognised for the unparalleled service they provide to their customers. Some of the big names in the casino industry that won major awards include Wynn Resorts, Ceasars Entertainment UK and Crown Resorts, among many others. Some of the leading operators in online gaming were also recognised. Top brands in the category include Leo Vegas, Cherry as well as online bingo operator, Mecca Bingo.

Full List of 2016 International Gaming Awards Winners

Award Recipient Award Sponsor
Best User Experience in Mobile Award IGT Yggdrasil
Casino/Integrated Resort of the Year Studio City Macau
Casino Operator of the Year (The Americas) Wynn Resorts
Casino Operator of the Year Crown Resorts TCSJohnHuxley
Casino Operator of the Year (Europe) Caesars Entertainment UK IGT
Casino VIP Room of the Year The Ritz Club Empire Casino Recruitment & Consultancy
Casino Equipment Supplier TCSJohnHuxley The Ritz Club London
Corporate Services Supplier of the Year Paysafe Mr. Green
iGaming Software Supplier Yggdrasil Poker Stars
Innovator of the Year Microgaming Safecharge
In-Play Sports Operator of the Year Sky Betting Playsafe
Lottery Operator of the Year Eurolotto Play'n Go
Mobile Operator of the Year Mr. Green Play'n Go
Mobile Product of the Year Play'n Go
Online Bingo Operator of the Year Mecca Bingo BetConstruct
Online Casino Operator of the Year Leo Vegas NetEnt
Online Gaming Operator of the Year Cherry Microgaming
Online Poker Operator of the Year Poker Stars bit8
Online Sportsbook Operator of the Year William Hill SBTech
Payment Solutions Provider Company of the Year SafeCharge BetConstruct
Socially Responsible Operator of the Year (Land) Galaxy Entertainment
Socially Responsible Operator of the Year (Online) Unibet Microgaming
Slot Provider/Supplier Product of the Year NetEnt Galaxy Entertainment
Slots Operator of the Year (Online) Videoslots NetEnt
Technology Provider/Supplier BetConstruct Poker Stars

The Prestige and Competition in the 2016 International Gaming Awards

Many of the industry leaders consider the International Gaming Awards a prestigious award giving body. According to The Ritz Club Casino chief executive Tim Cullimore, the nominees are up against stiff competition and it makes one proud to receive the highly coveted International Gaming Award.

The winners are certainly deserving of their awards due to the specific qualities they possess and the performance they provided in the past year. William Hill Sports won Online Sportsbook Operator of the Year due to its capacity to lead the field in terms of customer service and originality of betting. Another deserving winner this year is Mecca Bingo. The company won Online Bingo Operator of the Year due to its dominance in the sector in terms of originality, brand identity, marketing, payment processing, usability and customer service.

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Brodey Sheppard

Brodey Sheppard

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