The EGR operators awards are very much like the Oscars for the online gaming industry. This a prestigious annual event where more than 700 industry professional attend every year. The EGR awards truly set the standards when it comes to the igaming industry. This world-famous ceremony allows online casino operators who challenge themselves year after year to get the recognisance they deserve. The EGR awards are held in London some of the categories online casino can get rewards on are customer service, social responsibility, technology, and marketing to name a few.
Unibet and Sky Betting & Gaming share the top place for the numbers of awards won with 3 great titles each. But truly the great winner of the evening is Unibet as they have managed to win Operator of the Year, Marketing Campaign of the year and Socially Responsible Operator of the year. They were also shortlisted for 12 other awards. Sky Betting & Gaming have won every Mobile award given at the EGR this year including Mobile Bingo Product, Mobile Sports Product, Mobile Operator. They have also managed to be shortlisted for 9 other awards. The Casino operator of the year was won by Paddy Power Betfair and the Slots Operator of the year was given to Mr Green. The prestigious Rising Star award was given to Hero Gaming for the different approach on online casino and player gamification. This is an award that Casumo has also previously won. Everyone could have predicted the winner of the Game of the Year award this year but the ERC confirmed it was NetEnt received it for the release of Guns N Roses. Betsson was once again recognise for their excellence in customer care and received another prestigious award for it.