Another EGR Operator Awards are behind us and boy do we have an impressive list of winners for you! Namely, on the 26th of October 2017 the glamorous event was held at Grosvenor House, London and some of your favourite names in the online gambling world took home their rightful prizes. Also – and according to a tradition, now - the host of the EGR Operator Awards 2017 was yet another world-famous stand-up comedian, Patrick Monahan.
And the Operator of the Year Award Goes To…
Bet365 Casino! That’s right, one of the most popular online casinos is the world, Bet365 Casino, was named the Operator of the Year 2017. Here’s what the judges had to say on this decision:
“A truly phenomenal overall performance across all areas of the business, bet365 has outperformed on a truly impressive scale and was a clear winner this year. The Operator of the Year award reflects another 12 months of market-leading revenue and profit growth from the industry behemoth driven by innovation, differentiation and near-flawless execution. The group continues to evolve its product line-up and user experience to customers in over 150 countries.”
The Rising Star of the iGaming Industry
It’s always refreshing to see some new faces in the crowd, especially if they seem to be having a rather promising future. PlayOJO Casino has proven it more than fits the description by receiving the Rising Star award. The judges’ statement regarding this choice was the following:
“The company’s vision of customer fairness and social responsibility is totally on-message. PlayOJO has also showed double-digit growth in player acquisition, site visits and active visitors, while maintaining attractive marketing returns, which is a testament to its unique proposition.”
Operator Prizes Galore
Let’s name some other winners while we’re at it, shall we? For example, LeoVegas Casino was praised for their Mobile Casino Product, while Bet365 took home another award – the Mobile Sports Product award.
The Game of the Year award went straight into ELK Studios’ hands for the fantastic Wild Toro slot.
Moreover, Betsson Group won in the Customer Services Operator category, Casumo Casino in the Affiliate Programme category and the Game of the Year award went straight into ELK Studios’ hands for the fantastic Wild Toro slot.
To see all the awards handed out on the night of 26th of October, make sure you visit the EGR Operator Awards 2017 website. In the meantime, we would like to congrats to all the lucky winners and wish them another prolific year!