Global Gaming Awards Las Vegas 2023: Winners revealed

October 9, 2023
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The winners of the 10th annual Global Gaming Awards Las Vegas were announced today at a gala luncheon event in The Venetian Resort Las Vegas.

Today Gaming America and Gambling Insider hosted the Global Gaming Awards Las Vegas 2023 at The Venetian Resort Las Vegas.

The Global Gaming Awards are regarded as the most prestigious in the gaming industry due to the strict shortlisting and voting processes.

“As we reflect on 10 years of the Global Gaming Awards, we realize how much the gaming industry has changed and evolved,” said Mariya Savova, Event Manager of the Global Gaming Awards.

“Yet we have seen some companies win one or more of our awards either every year, or almost every year, demonstrating that they are true industry leaders.

“Congratulations to this year’s winners and huge well done to all those who were shortlisted – nomination alone is still a massive achievement,” she added.Today’s biggest winner was Aristocrat Gaming, winning all categories it was nominated in – Land-Based Industry Supplier of the year, Land-Based Product of the year (for Neptune Single Stratus Sign Package), and Slot of the year (for Jackpot Carnival).

Kambi claimed the Sportsbook Supplier of the year award for the second year running, while Everi took home the Payment Solution award for its CashClub Wallet, and Acres won its first ever Global Gaming Award – Product Innovation of the year for its Cashless Casino solution.

Evolution’s Live Craps was the winner of Digital Product of the year while GeoComply took home the Digital Industry Supplier award.

On the operator side, MGM Resorts International’s MGM Rewards was again crowned Customer Loyalty Program of the year.

The Land-Based Operator award went to Wynn Resorts while iGaming market leader BetMGM won the Digital Operator award.

Circa Resort & Casino took home the North American Property of the year award for the third year running, and Baha Mar – the LATAM & Caribbean Property of the year.

The Responsible Business of the year award went to the San Manuel Band of Mission Indians and for the first time in the history of the Global Gaming Awards Las Vegas, we have a two-time winner of the American Executive of the year category – Amy Howe, CEO of FanDuel, received the recognition this and last year.

The winners were chosen by a panel of 100 C-level industry executives, including Siobhan Lane, CEO – Gaming at Light & Wonder, Richard Schwartz, CEO of Rush Street Interactive, Carsten Koerl, CEO & Founder of Sportradar, Lana Rivera, President of Graton Resort & Casino, Janie Dillard, Senior Executive Director of the Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma, to name a few.

The voting process was independently adjudicated by KPMG in the Crown Dependencies to ensure full fairness and transparency.

BetConstruct was the Lead Partner of this year’s Global Gaming Awards Las Vegas, and category sponsors included: IGT, Interblock, Table Trac, EGT, Aristocrat Gaming, Continent 8 Technologies, Bragg Gaming, Light & Wonder, Play’n GO, NOVOMATIC, Anaxi, SPRIBE, bet365, the Sigma Foundation and Kambi.

You can see the full Shortlist here and re-watch the presentation ceremony on the official Global Gaming Awards website.

Below is a full list of this year’s winners and runners-up:

Land-Based Operator of the year

Winner: Wynn Resorts

Runner-up: Hard Rock International

Third: MGM Resorts International

 

Digital Operator of the year

Winner: BetMGM

Runner-up: DraftKings

Third: FanDuel

 

Land-Based Product of the year

Winner: Aristocrat Gaming – Neptune Single Stratus Sign Package

Runner-up: Light & Wonder –Kascada Dual Screen

Third: Interblock – Pick2Win Craps

 

Digital Product of the year

Winner: Evolution – Live Craps

Runner-up: OpenBet – BetBuilder

Third: OneComply – Licensing and Compliance Management Platform

 

Land-Based Industry Supplier of the year

Winner:  Aristocrat Gaming

Runner-up: Light & Wonder

Third: Everi

 

Digital Industry Supplier of the year

Winner: GeoComply

Runner-up: Evolution

Third: Continent 8 Technologies

 

Customer Loyalty Program of the year

Winner: MGM Resorts International – MGM Rewards

Runner-up: Caesars Entertainment – Caesars Rewards

Third: Hard Rock – Unity

 

Property – North America of the year

Winner: Circa Resort & Casino

Runner-up: Choctaw Resort & Casino – Durant

Third: Yaamava’ Resort & Casino at San Manuel

 

Sportsbook Supplier of the year

Winner: Kambi

Runner-up: Sportradar

Third: OpenBet

 

Property – LATAM & Caribbean

Winner: Baha Mar

Runner-up: Atlantis Paradise Island

Third: Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Punta Cana

 

Product Innovation of the year

Winner: Acres Manufacturing – Cashless Casino

Runner-up: IGT – Wheel of Fortune Omnichannel WAP Jackpot

Third: Gift & Go – Gifting Software

 

Slot of the year

Winner: Aristocrat Gaming – Jackpot Carnival

Runner-up: Bluberi – Devil’s Lock

Third: Light & Wonder – Huff N’ More Puff

 

Payment Solution of the year

Winner: Everi – CashClub Wallet

Runner-up: Sightline

Third: Paysafe

 

Responsible Business of the year

Winner: The San Manuel Band of Mission Indians

Runner-up: Hard Rock International & Seminole Gaming

Third: Caesars Entertainment

 

American Executive of the year

Winner: Amy Howe - CEO, FanDuel

Runner-up: Jason Robins -  CEO, Chairman & Co-Founder, DraftKings

Third: Peter Arceo, Chief Gaming Officer, the San Manuel Band of Mission Indians

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