The 2018 Global Gaming Awards Las Vegas took place recently and two entities that bagged most awards include American SG Digital and Aristocrat. They both won 2 big awards, followed by many other contenders. The fifth installment of the much awaited GGA awards took place at the famous Las Vegas Sands Expo Convention Center. It also showcased the G2E annual show.
The winner in Digital Industry Supplier category was SG Digital. It also won in the Digital Product category owing to its OpenBet sports betting platform. The Land-Based Product category award went to Aristocrat and it also won in Slot of the Year category. As many as 70 experts hailing from diverse fields were picked to set up the recipients of the coveted awards.
The Lead Partner for the 2018 event was BetConstruct. The other category sponsors were NetEnt, GreenTube, IGT, Pragmatic Play, Evolution Gaming, Asia Live Tech, BettingJobs.com, Sportradar, FSB Tech. Hard Rock International got selected as the top the Land-Based Operator of the Year while Bet365 won the Digital Operator award.
Caesars Entertainment Corporation won the best Customer Loyalty Program and it beat MGM Resorts with its Total Rewards scheme. Scientific Games got Land-Based Industry Supplier award and it was its 3rd win. The Digital Industry Supplier's title went to SG Digital. Evolution Gaming bagged the Product Innovation award. The Responsible Business award went to GeoComply.
The Property award was won by Borgata Hotel Casino and Spa for its opulent facilities and entertainment. William Hill US’s Joe Ash won the American Executive title. He took advantage of US sports betting legalization.