International Gaming Awards: Two more Judges to judge Online Gaming categories

Dan Stewart of PokerScout

Dan Stewart is the founder and owner of online poker industry tracking service PokerScout. Since its inception in 2006, PokerScout has provided comprehensive, detailed data on the popularity of online poker sites and games. PokerScout provides consulting services to poker operators, financial analysts and other researchers following the online gaming markets. PokerScout’s traffic figures have been cited in the published financial statements of industry leaders such as PartyGaming and Playtech, as well as in mainstream publications such as the New York Times and Wall Street Journal. Prior to the founding of PokerScout, Mr. Stewart worked as a patent attorney, securing intellectual property for the high tech companies of California’s Silicon Valley.

Vahe Baloulian- CEO Red Planet Gaming

During his career in gaming Vahe Baloulian has served as the Customer Retention Controller and Director of Gaming for one of the world’s largest online gaming companies (Cassava Enterprises). Recently he has turned a struggling poker network into a profitable one for a subsequent sale. Now Vahe is the CEO Red Planet Marketing ( With offices in Vienna, Austria, and Las Vegas, USA, Red Planet Gaming provides uniquely flexible solutions to own and operate online cardrooms/networks and enhance the performance of existing online and land-based gaming properties.

The International Gaming Awards will take place in London on 25th January 2010, day before International Gaming Exhibition. The International Gaming Awards the most memorable evening of the year with its main focus to support truly deserving charities: Care International and Children with Leukaemia. It is our 3rd Annual Event!

The Awards seek to reward excellence in all areas of our industry, not limited to commercial success alone – The awards this year included accolades for Eco-Friendly companies as well as those operators who take social responsibility seriously. International Gaming Awards 2010 set to attract even more industry heavy-hitters and raise more money for worthy causes.
It is our industry „Oscars“, when all nominees turn in to the stars for the night!