The Awards
now in their 4th year

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Now in their fourth year the awards have quickly become the most trusted awards in the industry and has gained respect amongst industry heavy-weights making it a must-attend event that kicks-off G2E Las Vegas. This year the 12th category is the "European Executive of the Year".

The Timeline
what happens & when

The Process
how the awards operate

Self-nomination
for shortlist consideration

Nomination Details
Supporting statement must include reasons, products or achievements related to last 12 months
No links to further information will be considered by the panel
2 + 8 =  

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Land-Based Operator
of the year
Digital Operator
of the year
Land-Based Product
of the year
Digital Product
of the year
Digital Acquisition Program
of the year
Customer Loyalty Program
of the year
Land-Based Industry Supplier
of the year
Digital Industry Supplier
of the year

Nomination Panel

Industry experts assist in bringing together the shortlist
AKIYOSHI TSURUOKA
General Manager
Gaming Capital Management Inc
OLIVER LOVAT
Managing Director
Denstone REA
ALEX PRATT
Managing Director
iGaming Business
STEVE DONOUGHUE
CEO
GamingConsultant.co.uk
VICTOR ROCHA
Owner & Editor
Pechanga
TAL ITZHAK RON
Managing Partner
Tal Ron, Drihem & Co., Law Firm
OLLIE DREW
Director
Square in the Air
JASON ROSENBERG
CEO
American iGaming Solutions
FRANK FANTINI
CEO
Fantini Research
PAUL SPEIRS-HERNANDEZ
President
Steinbeck Communications
SARAH JONES
President
Red Square Gaming

THE JUDGES

Sixty industry leading judges vote on the shortlist
Aideen Shortt
Industry Consultant
Partner Consultant
Alexander Tucek
CEO
Casinos Austria International
Ben Lee
Managing Partner
iGamiX
Charles Gillespie
Chief Executive
Gambling.com
Chris Grove
Partner
Narus Advisors
Cristina Romero de Alba
Partner
LOYRA
Danny Gladstone
CEO
Ainsworth Game Technology
Geoff Freeman
President & CEO
American Gaming Association
Jennifer Innes
Managing Director
Betting Jobs
Per Eriksson
President & CEO
NetEnt
Peter Greenhill
Head of Egaming Equiom
Equiom Group
Robin Le Prevost
CEO
Le Prevost Consultancy
Sheila Morago
Executive Director
Oklahoma Indian Gaming Association
Stjepko Cordas
CEO
Nsoft
Walter Bugno
CEO
IGT
Anna Sainsbury
CEO
GeoComply
Tom Gregory
COO
Cashflows Group
Akiko Takahashi
EVP & Chief Officer, HR/Corporate Social Responsibility
Melco Crown Entertainment
Alan Fagan
Group Sales Director, EMEA
ESPN
Antonios Kerastaris
CEO
Intralot
Armin Karu
Chairman of the Board
Olympic Entertainment Group
Bernard Marantelli
CEO
Colossus Bets
Bill Lerner
Principal
Union Gaming Group
Carsten Koerl
CEO & Founder
Sportradar
Chris Harrison
Industry Head
Google
Dariy Margaritov
CEO
UltraPlay
David Lopez
CEO
AGS
Debra Nutton
EVP of Casino Operations
Wynn Resorts
Dermot Smurfit
CEO
GameAccount Network
Ginny Shanks
Executive Vice President & Chief Administrative Officer
Pinnacle Entertainment
Itai Frieberger
CEO
888
Jan Jones Blackhurst
Executive VP
Caesars Entertainment
Joel Leonoff
CEO & President
Paysafe Group PLC
Kent Young
CEO
Spin Games
Kevin Sheehan
CEO
Scientific Games
Kobus Paulsen
Chairman
SecureTrading
Matt Davey
CEO/Owner
NYX Gaming Group
Michael Soll
President
Innovation Group
Micki Oster
Dispute Resolutions Officer
Kahnawake Gaming Commission
Rob Dowling
CEO
Pentasia
Roger Raatgever
CEO
Microgaming
Steve Sutherland
CEO
Konami Gaming, Inc
Tino Magnatta
Founder
GT Advertising
Tristan Sjoberg
Executive Chairman
TCS John Huxley
Vahe Baloulian
CEO
BetConstruct
Valerie Spicer
Founding Partner
Trilogy Group
Vladimir Dokov
Managing Director
EGT
Warren Jacobs
MD
ActiveWin
Tom Nieman
President
AGEM
Rick Meitzler
CEO
Novomatic Americas
Angelo Dalli
CEO
Bit8
Ian Bonner
CEO
VizExplorer
John Connelly
CEO
Interblock
Michael D. Rumbolz
President & Chief Executive Officer
Everi Holdings
Mor Weizer
CEO
Playtech
Richard Carter
CEO
SBTech
Trevor Croker
CEO
Aristocrat
Ed Young
Analyst
Morgan Stanley
Kostandina Zafirovska
CEO
BtoBet
Finbarr O'Mahony
Head of Real Money Gaming
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