International Gaming Awards raised GBP 19000 for charity and celebrated excellence in style!

A busy week for the gambling industry got under way in style in London 24 January as the online and offline community rubbed shoulders, clinked glasses and celebrated their overachievers at the International Gaming awards.

There’s nothing quite like the atmosphere at the Jmeirah Carlton Tower Hotel in Knightsbrdge on the night of the International Gaming Awards in January. Through thick times and thin, the great and the good of the gaming world turn out to celebrate excellence in our wonderful industry, network with their peers and aspire to one day join the winners on stage.
The glittering Gala Awards dinner held at the Jumeirah Carlton Tower Hotel on 24 January 2011 in support of Care International and Children with Leukaemia charity.
Attended by most influential professional of the Gaming industry from Landbased and iGaming companies and supported by generous sponsors.

Successful operators, brands and gaming equipment manufacturers demonstrated true imagination, creativity and – especially – effectiveness to impress the judges. The awards are decided after an exceptionally rigorous judging process conducted by the most senior movers and shakers in the gaming industry industry.
Clever Duck Media Ltd is delighted to announce that Dr Stanley Ho received the award for Outstanding Contribution to the Gaming Industry. The International Gaming Awards highest honour, the Outstanding Contribution Award, is given to an individual for their truly outstanding contribution to the Gaming Industry. The Award was accepted by the son of Dr Ho, Mr Lawrence Ho the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Hong Kong-listed Melco Crown Entertainment. Lawrence Ho has been described as “the new face of Macau” by the International Herald Tribune; recognized by Asiamoney as “one of the 100 most influential people across Asia-Pacific”; and is widely considered as one of the most innovative entrepreneurs in Greater China with immense vision.

Amongst the winners were some great examples of impressive entertainment including Party Gaming as Casino Operator of the Year, Betfair as Sportsbook of the Year, Holland Casino as Socially Responsible operator of the Year and Celebrity Cruises as Best Customer Experience.

The Full list of Winners is:

The Winner of Best Customer Experience is
Celebrity Cruises

The Winner of Casino Interior Design is
City of Dreams, Macau

The Winner of Magazine Offline/Online is
Casino and Gaming International

The Winner of Casino Operator Europe is
Casinos Austria International

The Winner of Casino Operator Australia/Asia is
Melco Crown Entertainment

The Winner of Casino Operator Americas is

The Winner of Best Restaurant is
Jade Garden, Star World Hotel

The Winner of Casino VIP Room is
City of Dreams, Melco Crown Entertainment

The Winner of Eco-Friendly Company is

The Winner of iGaming Software Supplier is

The Winner of Online Bingo Operator is
Foxy Bingo

The Winner of Online Casino Operator is

The Award for Online Poker Operator goes to

The Winner of Online Sportsbook Operator is

The Award for Socially Responsible Operator goes to
Holland Casino

The Winner of Slot Manufacturer is
Bally Technologises

The Award for Technology Provider/Supplier goes to

The Winner of Traditional Gaming Equipment Supplier is