2018 International Gaming Awards WinnersPublished February 8, 2018 by Elana K
The 11th International Gaming Awards (IGA), known as “the Oscars of the global gaming industry,” took place on February 5, 2018 in London, and the list of winners includes long-time leaders in the gambling industry.
The 11th International Gaming Awards (IGA), known as “the Oscars of the global gaming industry,” took place on February 5, 2018 at the Grosvenor House in London. The awards ceremony recognizes gaming operators in both the land-based and online casino industries and is supported by industry insiders and gaming clients across all tiers of the gaming world.
In addition to being a night of recognizing industry achievements, the IGA is also a fundraiser for charity. This year, the IGA donated to CARE, a non-profit organization that fights poverty and world hunger. So far, the IGA has raised £255,000.
The 2018 Winners
The IGA is truly an international awards ceremony; the winner list below includes casino operators from around the world, including Australia, Asia, the Americas, and more. In most of these categories, the winner is not surprising. In the list below you’ll see some recognizable brand names like Microgaming, William Hill, Play’n GO, Mansion, and Cherry, which have been leaders in the industry for years.
Here is a complete list of the 2018 IGA winners:
Casino/Australia/Asia Focused Technology Supplier: BBIN
eSports Betting Software: Betradar
Gaming Operator Americas: PokerStars NJ
Gaming Operator Australia/Asia: Melco Resorts & Entertainment
Gaming Operator Europe: Caesars EMEA
Great Place to Work: Bethard
iGaming Software Supplier: Microgaming
Innovator Operator: SlotsMillion
Innovator Supplier: Yggdrasil
Integrated Resort: Galaxy Entertainment
Live Casino of the Year: Leo Vegas
Lottery Product: IGT
Mobile Operator: Cherry
Mobile Product of the Year: SBTech
Online Casino Operator: Mansion
Online Gaming Operator: William Hill
Online Poker Operator: Kindred
Payment Processing Company: AstroPay
Slot Provider: Play’n GO
Slots Operator: Videoslots
Socially Responsible Land Based: The Ritz Club
Socially Responsible Online: Mr Green
Sports Betting Operator: ComeOn
Technology Provider: Betconstruct
VIP Room: Caesars EMEA
Though the 2018 IGA has barely ended, the event’s organizers are already planning the IAG 2019. Registration is not yet open, but keep your eyes peeled for forthcoming information.