Considered as the Oscars of electronic gaming or online gambling awards, the EGR Operator Awards once again capped off another successful year in 2018 for revealing the most-deserving set of awardees and winners in the biggest award-winning body in the online gambling community.
For online gambling operators around the world especially in the United Kingdom, every October is the most anticipated date every year as the best online gambling operators converge to share their passion in providing the best-quality entertainment and gambling experience to millions of online gamblers around the world.
The awarding ceremonies were held at the House of London’s Park Lane on October 25 last year. The EGR Operator Awards saw operators vie in different categories that are determined in a set of criteria that includes sports betting operators, the rising stars, the game of the year and the most coveted operator of the year award for all the deserving winners for the year 2018. This post will give you the winners of the Awards for Casinos in the UK here.
The most anticipated awarding ceremony in the online gambling industry which is considered as the Oscars in the world of gambling, it recognizes the best online casino operators that have the best and outstanding performance annually in a very diverse selection of categories that selects many deserving winners.
The competition was very stiff, with many operators virtually battling it out in thirty different categories which include the mobile gaming applications, sports betting, online poker, online casino, online bingo, customer service, and a lot more.
The winners were carefully and intricately selected by 25 independent judges that assessed the deserving winners in the 30 categories that are vied. This awarding ceremony was held since 2010 and has become an institution and one of the inspirations for many online casino operators to perform their best in the online gambling industry.
The GVC Holdings went home the biggest winner during the awards night after bagging the EGR Award for Operator of the Year, beating fellow operators LeoVegas, William Hill, and Mr. Green Online Casino which is all the leading names when it comes to online casino sites. According to the panel of judges, the GVC Holdings deserved the award for impressively expanding its range in several initiatives and its commitment to a great customer relationship management together with its incredible performance in the industry last year.
The Game of the Year award went to Lightning Roulette which topped eleven other nominees in the category because of its engaging and very exciting gameplay.
The mobile casino product award was given to Rank Group who is the developers of the very popular Grosvenor Casino Brand which launched in August of 2017 as a live casino application coming from a company that takes pride as the largest network of land-based casinos in the United Kingdom.
The Slots Operator of the Year award was wrested by William Hill, one of the longest-running operators in the UK. Other winners were Tombola (Bingo Operator), GVC Holding’s Party Poker (Poker operator), Bet365 (sports betting operator and mobile sports product), William Hill (mobile operator), and Jackpot Joy (mobile bingo product).