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 adjudicated 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.

Voting officially open for Global Gaming Awards Las Vegas 2018
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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

70 industry leading judges vote on the shortlist
Bill Lerner
Principal
Union Gaming Group
Danny Gladstone
CEO
Ainsworth Game Technology
David Colvin
CEO
Gaming Arts
David Lopez
CEO
AGS
Finbarr O'Mahony
Head of Real Money Gaming
Facebook
Harald Neumann
CEO
Novomatic
John Connelly
CEO
Interblock
Joseph Pappano
SVP and Managing Director
Vantiv
Chris Harrison
Industry Head
Google
Matt Davey
CEO
SG Digital
Christian Stuart
Executive Vice President
Caesars Entertainment Corporation
Aideen Shortt
Partner Consultant
Random Consulting
Akiko Takahashi
EVP & Chief Officer, HR/Corporate Social Responsibility
Melco Crown Entertainment
Anna Sainsbury
Chairman & Founder
GeoComply
Antonios Kerastaris
CEO
Intralot
Ben Lee
Managing Partner
iGamiX
Bernard Marantelli
CEO & Founder
Colossus Bets
Carsten Koerl
CEO & Founder
Sportradar
Chad Hoehne
CEO
Casino Trac
Charles Gillespie
CEO
Gambling.com
Cristina Romero de Alba
Partner
LOYRA
Dariy Margaritov
Founder
UltraPlay
Eric Persson
Global Chief Officer
Aruze
Ginny Shanks
Executive Vice President & Chief Administrative Officer
Pinnacle Entertainment
Itai Frieberger
CEO
888
Jennifer Innes
Managing Director
Betting Jobs
Kent Young
CEO & Founder
Spin Games
Kirk Sanford
CEO
Sightline Payments
Kostandina Zafirovska
CEO
BtoBet
Madis Jääger
CEO & Chairman of the Management Board
Olympic Entertainment Group
Michael Darley
CEO
Next Gaming
Michael Soll
President
Innovation Group
Micki Oster
Independent Gambling & Casinos Professional
Mor Weizer
CEO
Playtech
Randy Knust
President
Genesis Gaming Solutions, Inc.
Renato Ascoli
CEO
IGT North America
Richard Carter
CEO
SBTech
Rick Meitzler
CEO
Novomatic Americas
Robin Le Prevost
CEO
Le Prevost Consultancy
Roger Raatgever
Executive Chairman
Apricot Investments
Sheila Morago
Executive Director
Oklahoma Indian Gaming Association
Suren Khachatryan
CEO
Digitain
Tino Magnatta
Founder
GT Advertising
Tom Gregory

Gaming Industry Payment consultant
Tom Wucherer
CEO
YWS
Trevor Croker
CEO
Aristocrat
Tristan Sjoberg
Executive Chairman
TCS John Huxley
Valerie Spicer
Founding Partner
Trilogy Group
Vigen Badalyan
CEO
BetConstruct
Vladimir Dokov
Managing Director
EGT
Warren Jacobs
Managing Director & Partner
ActiveWin
Dermot Smurfit
CEO
GameAccount Network
Kristian Nylen
CEO
Kambi
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
Alan Feldman
Executive Vice President Global Corporate Cummunications & Industry Affairs
MGM Resorts International
John Unwin
CEO
The Drew Las Vegas
Michael Rumbolz
President & Chief Executive Officer
Everi Holdings
Igor Krezic
Founder & CEO
NSoft
Georg Washington
CEO
Synergy Blue
David McDowell
CEO
FSB Technology