The Awards
now in their 5th year

The Global Gaming Awards are powered by leading B2B-gaming publication Gambling Insider in association with G2E and independently audited by KPMG Isle of Man.

Now in their fifth 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.

The Timeline
what happens & when

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 =  
Self-nominations close: 25th May

Awards News
sponsored by Konami Gaming, Inc.

GGA Las Vegas announces latest award sponsors
BetConstruct announced as the GGA Las Vegas Lead Sponsor
Finalists revealed in GGA 2017 Shortlist magazine
Land-Based Operator
of the year
Digital Operator
of the year
Land-Based Product
of the year
Digital Product
of the year
Land-Based Industry Supplier
of the year
Digital Industry Supplier
of the year
Customer Loyalty Program
of the year
Property
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
VICTOR ROCHA
Owner & Editor
Pechanga
TAL ITZHAK RON
Chairman & CEO
Tal Ron, Drihem & Co., Law Firm
JASON ROSENBERG
CEO
American iGaming Solutions
FRANK FANTINI
CEO
Fantini Research
MICHAEL CORFMAN
CEO
Casino City

THE JUDGES

Sixty industry leading judges vote on the shortlist
Aideen Shortt
Random Consulting
Partner Consultant
Akiko Takahashi
Melco Crown Entertainment
EVP & Chief Officer, HR/Corporate Social Responsibility
Anna Sainsbury
GeoComply
Chairman & Founder
Antonios Kerastaris
Intralot
CEO
Ben Lee
iGamiX
Managing Partner
Bernard Marantelli
Colossus Bets
CEO & Founder
Bill Lerner
Union Gaming Group
Principal
Carsten Koerl
Sportradar
CEO & Founder
Chad Hoehne
Casino Trac
CEO
Charles Gillespie
Gambling.com
CEO
Cristina Romero de Alba
LOYRA
Partner
Danny Gladstone
Ainsworth Game Technology
CEO
Dariy Margaritov
UltraPlay
Founder
David Colvin
Gaming Arts
CEO
David Lopez
AGS
CEO
Eric Persson
Aruze
Global Chief Officer
Finbarr O'Mahony
Facebook
Head of Real Money Gaming
Ginny Shanks
Pinnacle Entertainment
Executive Vice President & Chief Administrative Officer
Harald Neumann
Novomatic
CEO
Itai Frieberger
888
CEO
Jennifer Innes
Betting Jobs
Managing Director
John Connelly
Interblock
CEO
Joseph Pappano
Vantiv
SVP and Managing Director
Kent Young
Spin Games
CEO & Founder
Kirk Sanford
Sightline Payments
CEO
Kostandina Zafirovska
BtoBet
CEO
Madis Jääger
Olympic Entertainment Group
CEO & Chairman of the Management Board
Michael Darley
Next Gaming
CEO
Michael Soll
Innovation Group
President
Micki Oster

Mor Weizer
Playtech
CEO
Randy Knust
Genesis Gaming Solutions, Inc.
President
Renato Ascoli
IGT North America
CEO
Richard Carter
SBTech
CEO
Rick Meitzler
Novomatic Americas
CEO
Robin Le Prevost
Le Prevost Consultancy
CEO
Roger Raatgever
Apricot Investments
Executive Chairman
Sheila Morago
Oklahoma Indian Gaming Association
Executive Director
Suren Khachatryan
Digitain
CEO
Tino Magnatta
GT Advertising
Founder
Tom Gregory
Gaming Industry Payment consultant
Tom Wucherer
YWS
CEO
Trevor Croker
Aristocrat
CEO
Tristan Sjoberg
TCS John Huxley
Executive Chairman
Valerie Spicer
Trilogy Group
Founding Partner
Vigen Badalyan
BetConstruct
CEO
Vladimir Dokov
EGT
Managing Director
Warren Jacobs
ActiveWin
Managing Director & Partner
Chris Harrison
Industry Head
Google
Dermot Smurfit
CEO
GameAccount Network
Kristian Nylen
CEO
Kambi
Matt Davey
CEO
SG Digital
Therese Hillman
CEO
NetEnt
Walter Bugno
CEO
IGT International
Stephen Warner
COO/Founder
ACS PlayOn
Elaine Hodgson
CEO/President
Incredible Tech
Eve Kolakowski
COO/President
Rymax
Barry Cottle
CEO/President
Scientific Games
Ron Frankel
CEO
VizExplorer
John Coleman
CEO
Microgaming
Abhinay Bhagavatula
Vice President, Engineering & Products
Eclipse Gaming
Michael Dejong
SVP of Slot Ops & Marketing
Wynn Las Vegas
Stacy Papadopoulos

American Gaming Association