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Press Release
5 February 2013, London

The 6th International Gaming Awards (IGA) raised money for charity and celebrated excellence in style!

A busy week for the gambling industry got under way in style in London 4 February as the igaming and offline gaming community rubbed shoulders, clinked glasses and celebrated their overachievers at the 6th International Gaming Awards.
There’s nothing quite like the atmosphere at the Brewery in London on the night of the International Gaming Awards . Through thick times and thin, the great and the good of the gaming world turn out to celebrate excellence in our wonderful industry, network with their peers and aspire to one day join the winners on stage.

The glittering Gala Awards dinner held at the Brewery venue on 4 February 2013 in support of Care International charity and Responsible Gambling Trust. Attended by most influential professionals of the Gaming industry from Landbased and iGaming companies and supported by generous sponsors.

IGA guests had a chance to Win Chopard “Happy Diamonds” necklace via charity raffle sponsored by Mr Green and been entertained by fabulous Gipsy Kings songs and dancers.

Successful operators, brands and gaming equipment manufacturers demonstrated true imagination, creativity and – especially – effectiveness to impress the judges. The awards are decided after an exceptionally rigorous judging process conducted by the most senior movers and shakers in the gaming industry industry.

Clever Duck Media Ltd is delighted to announce that Jez San OBE received the award for Outstanding Contribution to the Gaming Industry. The International Gaming Awards highest honour, the Outstanding Contribution Award, is given to an individual for their truly outstanding achievements. Previous recipients of the Outstanding Contribution Award Mr Andrew Love Chairman of Ritz Club London, Dr Stanley Ho and Bertill Knutsson founder of TCSJohnHuxley, for full history of the award please visit official IGA page

Amongst the winners were some great examples of impressive companies including PokerStars as Poker operator of the year, William Hill as Mobile operator of the year, Aspers Group UK as Socially Responsible operator of the Year and Galaxy Entertainment Group as Best Asian operator.

The Full list of Winners:

Outstanding Contribution Award recipient
Mr Jez San OBE

Casino/Integrated Resort of the Year
City of Dreams, Melco Crown Entertainment

Casino Operator of the Year Europe
Rank Group (Grosvenor Casinos)

Casino Operator of the Year Americas
Las Vegas Sands Corp

Casino Operator of the Year Australia/Asia
Galaxy Entertainment

Casino VIP Room of the Year
Galaxy Macau™’s Sky 32 VIP Casino

Gaming Industry Fair Play Award

Corporate Services Supplier of the Year
Optimal Payments

iGaming Software Supplier

Industry Publication/Portal of the Year
iGaming Business

Mobile Operator of the Year
William Hill

Online Bingo Operator of the Year ( Foxy Bingo)

Online Casino Operator of the Year
Mr Green

Online Poker Operator of the Year

Online Sportsbook Operator of the Year
Paddy Power

Payment Solutions Provider Company of the Year

Socially Responsible Operator of the Year Land Based

Socially Responsible Operator of the Year Online
Sky Betting & Gaming

Slot Manufacturer/Provider Online or Land Based
Williams Interactive

Slots Operator of the Year (Online)
Redcorp (7Red)

Technology Provider/Supplier
Bally Technologises

Traditional Casino Equipment Supplier

Press Contact:

S. Thompson
Clever Duck Media Ltd
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