2020 has been a year of changes and the EGR B2B awards have adapted to a time of lockdowns and social distancing by taking their awards online. The 2020 awards, which stretched over 3 days, once again gave recognition to leading service providers that power the online gaming industry. Many hopefuls were present to see if they would walk away with accolades but only a few emerged as winners in their respective categories.
Day one was dedicated to software and affiliate software suppliers. And Playtech gave proceedings an impressive kick-off, walking away with the Bingo Supplier of the year and Multi-Channel Supplier of the year awards. Evolution gaming came out at the top of the Live Casino Supplier of the year category.
Betgenius also had an impressive day scooping the In-play Betting Software of the year and Sports Data Supplier of the year awards while the Affiliate Software Supplier of the year award was snapped up by Income Access. IWG was thrilled to take the Lottery Supplier of the year award home.
The categories for the second day were Services & Innovation and Innovation in mobile. Red Tiger Gaming beat the competition, sweeping both the Innovation In Mobile and Innovation in Slot Provision categories
Magellan Robotech won the prestigious Best Customer service category and the Recruiter of the year award went to Pentasia. The Sports Betting Solutions category prize was won by Sporting Solutions.
The final day saw some of the most sought-after titles being handed over. Red Tiger clawed their way to a hat trick of titles, winning the Slot Supplier of the year, Mobile Supplier of the year, and Mobile Gaming Software Supplier of the year awards.
Playtech was recognized with the Poker Supplier of the year award while industry giant, Microgaming was crowned with the Platform of the year award. Relax Gaming won Casino Software Supplier of the year while Together gaming emerged as the White Label Supplier of the year winner.
While the awards were different this year, this did not diminish the prestige of or excitement for this event which has surely boosted all the competitors’ desire to keep rising to the top of their game.