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IGT Wins at 2022 Global Gaming Awards Las Vegas
IGT’s PeakBarTop with Sports Betting won the "Land-Based Product of the Year" category at the 2022 Global Gaming Awards. The Global Gaming Awards Las Vegas is held in conjunction with the Global Gaming Expo ("G2E") and honors the gaming industry's outstanding performers from the previous 12 months.
IGT Director of Game Development Stephanie Quiles Named to ELG’s 40 Under 40 Program
Stephanie Quiles, IGT Director of Game Development, was recognized by Emerging Leaders of Gaming (ELG) and Global Gaming Business magazine as an honoree in the 2023 “ELG 40 Under 40" program. Quiles was honored at a reception in conjunction with the Global Gaming Expo (G2E) in Las Vegas, Nevada.
IGT’s Prosperity Link Slots game won the “Best Slot Product” category in the 2022 GGB Gaming & Technology Awards. IGT also earned the Silver recognition in the “Best Productivity-Enhancement Technology” category for its IGT ADVANTAGE™ in the Cloud system. Sponsored by Global Gaming Business Magazine, the GGB Gaming & Technology Awards recognize excellence in innovation and practical application in the gaming industry.
Victoria Dolan Recognized as “Leader of the Year” at 2022 Women in Gaming Diversity & Employee Wellbeing Awards
Victoria Dolan, IGT Vice President and Deputy General Counsel, PlayDigital, won the “Leader of the Year” award in the 2022 Women in Gaming Diversity & Employee Wellbeing Awards. The annual awards program recognizes individuals and organizations for outstanding devotion to enhancing equality, diversity and inclusion.
Five IGT Leaders Win 2022 NASPL Powers Awards
Five IGT leaders were honored with the 2022 NASPL Powers Awards – South Dakota Account Development Manager Jess Wright, Washington Account Development Manager Shannon Struemph, Kentucky Account Development Manager Mark Hackney, IGT Texas Regional Sales Manager Linda Sanderson and IGT Indiana Key Account Manager Jenny Barber. The Powers Award recognize significant contributions lottery and vendor employees have made through exceptional job performance.
Bruce Parkes, IGT Systems Engineer, was honored by Providence Business News in receiving a “Leaders & Achievers” award. PBN recognizes leaders and achievers over 50 for their notable success and strong leadership in their fields and to the region.
IGT Wins Multiple Categories at Contact Center World Awards – Americas
Three IGT National Response Center employees were honored as “Top Ranking Performers” by the Contact Center World Awards – Americas. Winning gold was IGT’s Alana Goodinson for “Best Contact Center Trainer,” Zachary Caruso for “Best Analyst,” and Kasaun Jordan won silver for “Best Contact Center Support Professional – Workforce Planning.”
Lauren Malloy Named to PBN’s 40 Under Forty
Providence Business News honored IGT’s People Communication Specialist Lauren Malloy with its "40 Under Forty" award. The program recognizes 40 men and women for their success in their careers and involvement in the community.
Kimberly Houston Honored in PBN’s Business Women Awards
IGT’s Senior Manager of Global Communications Kimberly Houston was named a “Woman to Watch” in Providence Business News' Business Women Awards. The awards program recognizes the success of young professional women and business leaders in various industries.
IGT Achieves Multiple Wins at The Casino Awards
At the 2022 Casino Awards in London, IGT was recognized with four distinct honors. In the product category, Regal Riches™ won Best Slot Game and the PeakSlant32™ cabinet Best Slot Machine. In addition, Floor Manager™ was awarded Best New Innovative Product. The Company was also named Best Diversity and Inclusion Employer. The Casino Awards honor the very best products, operators, and professionals in the European casino industry and are judged by a panel of gaming experts.
IGT Wins Multi-Channel Supplier of the Year at 2022 International Gaming Awards
IGT was honored for its leadership in cross-platform content and technology by winning the "Multi-Channel Supplier of the Year" designation in the 2022 International Gaming Awards. The annual awards program recognizes leading iGaming and land-based casino suppliers and operators from around the world and is judged by a panel of gaming industry professionals.
IGT Named Casino Supplier of the Year at 2022 Global Gaming Awards London
IGT won the Casino Supplier of the Year at the 2022 Global Gaming Awards London for the second consecutive year. The annual EMEA-focused awards program recognizes the gaming industry's strongest performers across the previous 12 months. Winners were selected by a panel of 60 gaming industry executives.
In February, IGT won two global awards for service excellence from Contact Center World, the world's largest contact center association. The Help Desk Award celebrated IGT's world-class team of over 150 people supporting lottery and gaming customers in various jurisdictions through the Company's National Response Center. In addition, Cristina Merches, coordinator, workforce planning, was named Best Contact Center Support Professional.
IGT Designated "Best Place to Work for LGBTQ+ Equality" by Human Rights Campaign Foundation
In January, the Company announced that it had received a perfect score of 100 on the Human Rights Campaign (HRC) Foundation's 2022 Corporate Equality Index (CEI), earning the coveted "Best Place to Work for LGBTQ+ Equality" designation. The nation's leading benchmarking survey for LGBTQ+ equality in the workplace, the CEI evaluates corporate policies and practices to measure an employer's commitment to workplace equality.
IGT's Gil Rotem Named one of GGB Magazine's People to Watch
In January, Global Gaming Business (GGB) Magazine named IGT iGaming President Gil Rotem among its 25 People to Watch for 2022, ranking the veteran digital gaming leader among a select group driving growth in the gaming industry. Rotem was cited for his 20 years' experience in the European iGaming market and his ongoing commitment to creating engaging player experiences.
IGT Wins Two SBC North America Awards
At the 2021 SBC North America Awards, IGT was named “Platform Provider of the Year” for its widespread deployment of the PlaySports platform and its position as a leading B2B sports betting supplier in the U.S., and was awarded “Land-Based Betting & Gaming Product” for its highly innovative omnichannel wide area progressive gaming solution for Canada, Powerbucks™ slots.
Joe Asher Inducted into Sports Betting Hall of Fame
IGT’s President of Sports Betting, Joe Asher, was also honored at the trade show with induction into the Sports Betting Hall of Fame. SBC created the Sports Betting Hall of Fame in 2016, to recognize individuals who have contributed to the industry over the course of their careers with a lasting legacy.
Vegas Inc. Honors Sonal Chablani in 2021 Top Tech Awards
Sonal Chablani, IGT Director, U.S. Systems Delivery and Support Services, was honored in Vegas Inc.’s 2021 Top Tech Awards for her key contributions to the Company’s leadership in casino systems and cashless gaming technologies. The 2021 Top Tech Awards represent a diverse group of 12 honorees making a difference in nearly every sector—education, government, health care, hotel/gaming, nonprofit and more—through the power of technology.
Jade Luchauer Honored in Global Regulatory Awards 2021
Jade Luchauer, IGT Manager Corporate Social Responsibility, won the “Outstanding Individual Contribution to Responsible Gaming” award in the Global Regulatory Awards 2021. The independently judged, annual awards program is coordinated by Gambling Compliance and is designed to recognize and reward individuals and teams who work tirelessly to set new standards in compliance and responsibility across the global gambling industry.
IGT National Response Center Wins ContactCenterWorld Awards
Congratulations to employees at the IGT National Response Center who continued IGT’s winning tradition and earned top honors in the 2021 ContactCenterWorld Awards. IGT won Gold for “Best Help Desk” and Cristina Velasquez Merches won Gold for “Best Contact Support Professional – Workforce Planning.”
Three IGT Leaders Honored with 2021 Powers Awards
IGT South Carolina Account Development Manager Tim Hallet, IGT Virginia Marketing Manager Brian Janecek and IGT Indiana Procurement Director Pamela Conway, were named recipients of the 2021 Powers Award during North American Association of State & Provincial Lotteries (NASPL) DeskCon. The Powers Award, named after one of NASPL’s founders – the late Edward J. Powers, recognize significant contributions lottery and vendor employees have made through exceptional job performance.
IGT Wins “Best Consumer-Service Technology”
IGT’s CrystalBetting™ Terminal with multigame content won Gold in the “Best Consumer-Service Technology” category of the 2021 GGB Gaming & Technology Awards. IGT recently named this unique hardware and software combination that delivers the ultimate VIP betting and gaming experience, IGT’s CrystalFlex. Sponsored by highly respected Global Gaming Business Magazine, the GGB Gaming & Technology Awards are judged by a diverse panel of gaming industry professionals and recognize and encourage innovation and technology in the rapidly changing casino industry.
IGT Wins "Product Innovation of the Year"
IGT Resort Wallet™ and IGTPay™ modules of the IGT ADVANTAGE™ casino management system was named "Product Innovation of the Year" in the 2021 Global Gaming Awards Las Vegas. As the industry's only fully integrated cashless solution, Resort Wallet with IGTPay provides a seamless player experience that enables players to transfer funds to and from their PIN-protected Cashless Wagering Account to various casino games and personal funding sources in a single secure cashless ecosystem. The Global Gaming Awards Las Vegas program is held each year in conjunction with the Global Gaming Expo ("G2E") and recognizes and rewards the gaming industry's strongest performers of the previous year.
Wendy Montgomery Inducted into Lottery Industry Hall of Fame
IGT Senior Vice President of Global Brand, Marketing and Communications Wendy Montgomery was inducted into the Lottery Industry Hall of Fame as a member of the Class of 2021 for her pivotal role in the industry. The Lottery Industry Hall of Fame was founded by Public Gaming Research Institute (PGRI) in 2005 as a means of honoring those who have done the most to make the lottery industry the great success that it is today. Membership is reserved for lottery professionals who have promoted excellence and integrity throughout their careers. Each year, former inductees nominate and vote on the final recipients.
Knute Knudson, Jr. Inducted into American Gaming Association's Gaming Hall of Fame
Long-time IGT Executive Knute Knudson, Jr., Vice President of Global Business Development and Tribal Ambassador, was honored for his immense impact and contributions to tribal gaming growth, joining American Gaming Association's (AGA) Gaming Hall of Fame as a member of the Class of 2021. Induction into the Gaming Hall of Fame is the highest honor accorded by the gaming industry. Each year, two or more individuals who have distinguished themselves through significant contributions receive this honor, and are selected by an independent panel of gaming leaders.
IGT Wins “Best Innovative Products” at UGW Awards 2021
IGT topped 11 competitors to win the award for ‘Best Innovative Products” at the Ukrainian Gaming Week (UGW) Awards , reflecting the Company’s range of gaming products across its entire portfolio. The UGW Awards recognize leading gambling market players as part of Ukrainian Gaming Week 2021. The winners represent the best of the gambling industry, demonstrating success in product development, professional activities, and growth.
Jennifer Bowman and Shondra Deloach-Perea Recognized in the 2021 Women in Gaming Diversity Awards
Jennifer Bowman, IGT Senior Director EMEA and LAC Marketing, Gaming, was honored with the “Outstanding Contribution” award. Shondra Deloach-Perea, IGT Vice President Field Services, Call Center & Technology Operations, was honored with the “Innovation in Employee Engagement” award. The annual awards program rewards and recognizes individuals and organizations for outstanding devotion to enhancing equality, diversity, and inclusion.
IGT Wins "Technology Provider of the Year" and "Lottery Product of the Year"
IGT Resort Wallet and IGTPay cashless technologies and IGT Mobile Lottery Solution garnered global accolades at the 2021 International Gaming Awards. IGT's Technology Provider of the Year nomination was anchored in the Company's leadership as a cashless gaming technology supplier through its Resort Wallet and IGTPay modules to the IGT ADVANTAGE® casino management system. IGT's Mobile Lottery Solution is the performance-driving solution that captured the Lottery Product of the Year distinction. The International Gaming Awards is a global awards program that recognizes excellence across the gaming, lottery, and iGaming sectors and is judged by a panel of gaming industry professionals.
Nick Oliveira Named to PBN’s 40 Under Forty
Providence Business News honored IGT’s Director of Procurement Nick Oliveira with its 40 Under Forty Award. Nick was one of 40 Rhode Islanders recognized for their hard work in the office and in their local communities.
IGT Wins "Casino Supplier of the Year"
IGT won the "Casino Supplier of the Year" award in the 2021 Global Gaming Awards London program. Powered by Gambling Insider magazine, the Global Gaming Awards London is an annual, EMEA-focused awards program that recognizes excellence and performance across the casino gaming industry. Winners were selected by a panel of 50 gaming industry CEOs.
Kim Lee Makes 2021 List of Top 100 Diversity Officers
IGT Vice President of Diversity and Inclusion Kim Lee was named to the National Diversity Council’s 2021 list of Top 100 Diversity Officers. The Top 100 Diversity Officers awards program recognizes the efforts of individuals who have the leadership and counsel to advance diversity and inclusion initiatives, and provide innovative solutions that strategically prioritize the preservation and advocation for diverse talent in the workplace.
IGT Wins “Sustainable Business Award” in 2020 Industry Community Awards
IGT won the "Sustainable Business Award" for gaming industry suppliers in the 2020 Industry Community Awards. In its inaugural year, the Industry Community Awards recognizes companies and individuals within the gaming industry that have gone above and beyond in helping others and in tackling major issues brought on by the pandemic.
IGT Recognized in All-In Diversity Project’s Workplace Inclusivity Report
IGT was been recognized by the All-In Diversity Project (“AIDP”) as one of the highest-ranking participants in AIDP’s 2019 All-Index™ report, an annually published benchmarking tool that measures the global gaming and betting industry’s progress toward inclusion in the workplace.
Global Gaming Business Names Jennifer Palumbo Fales to 40 Under 40 Class of 2021
Jennifer Palumbo Fales, IGT Vice President of Global Brand Licensing, was named to Global Gaming Business Magazine’s Emerging Leaders of Gaming 40 Under 40 Class of 2021. The annual awards program recognizes young professionals making significant impacts in the casino gaming industry.
Three IGT Products Named Casino Journal’s 2020 “Top 20 Most Innovative Gaming Technology Product Awards”
IGT’s Hexbreaker 3 slots game, PeakBarTop cabinet and PlaySports Bank and PlaySports Pod were all winners of Casino Journal's 2020 "Top 20 Most Innovative Gaming Technology Products Awards." IGT was the only gaming supplier to win three positions on the esteemed 20-product list of gaming innovations.
Scott Gunn Inducted into Lottery Industry Hall of Fame
Scott Gunn, IGT's Senior Vice President of Corporate Affairs, was inducted into the Lottery Industry Hall of Fame as a member of the Class of 2020. The Lottery Industry Hall of Fame was founded by PGRI in 2005 as a means of honoring those who have done the most to make the lottery industry the great success that it is today. Membership is reserved for lottery professionals who have promoted excellence and integrity throughout their careers.
IGT’s latest Sustainability Report has ranked in the Top 10 worldwide in the Credibility Through Assurance category of the 2020 CR Reporting Awards. IGT’s annual report was selected by a voting jury of registered CRRA stakeholders for seventh place among entries from multiple industries and sectors around the world. The CRRA is the only independent annual global awards program recognizing organizations that set new standards of excellence and leadership in corporate social responsibility reporting.
Tuan Dang Named to PBN’s 40 Under Forty
Providence Business News honored IGT’s Director of Corporate Finance Tuan Dang with its 40 Under Forty Award. Tuan was one of 40 Rhode Islanders recognized for their hard work in the office and in their local communities.
Wendy Montgomery Honored with PBN’s C-Suite Award
IGT Senior Vice President of Global Brand, Marketing and Communications Wendy Montgomery was honored with Providence Business News’ C-Suite Award for her excellence in leadership at the Company. The annual awards program honors top executives in the public, private and nonprofit sectors for their efforts as innovators, trailblazers, role models and leaders in the community.
Eilers & Krejcik Honor IGT with Two Awards
IGT’s Ultimate X™ Poker was named Top Performing Video Poker Game and IGT was named Most Improved Supplier-Core at the 2020 EKG Slot Awards held in March. The awards recognize excellence in slot game development in the casino gaming industry and were determined using a data-driven process in consultation with a distinguished advisory board.
Three IGT Leaders Named to iGaming Post’s “26 Influential Women for 2020”
iGaming Post named IGT’s Rachel Barber, Senior Vice President and Chief Technology Officer; Jennifer Bowman, Senior Director of Marketing; and Vanessa Chan, Vice President of Business Development, Asia Pacific to its gaming industry’s 26 Influential Women for 2020. The list, independently compiled by the publication’s editors, celebrates women leaders who have made a significant impact on the gaming business.
IGT’s Fortune Coin™ Video Slots Wins “Best Slot Game”
IGT’s Fortune Coin™ Video Slots was named the Best Slot Game at the British Casino Awards held in conjunction with the 2020 ICE London trade show. The British Casino Awards' Best Slot Game award goes to a game launched in 2019 that gained popularity in the British gaming sector. The category shortlist was determined by an online industry vote, with independent industry experts selecting the winning title.
IGT Wins "Slot Provider of the Year"
IGT was named the Slot Provider of the Year at the International Gaming Awards held in conjunction with the 2020 ICE London trade show. The International Gaming Awards' Slot Provider of the Year distinction goes to the company that has shown innovation through products with exciting games that have engaged customers over the last year. The winners were determined by a panel of international gaming industry experts.
IGT Selected for 2020 Bloomberg Gender-Equality Index
IGT was one of 325 companies across 50 industries selected for the 2020 Bloomberg Gender-Equality Index for the Company’s commitment to progressing diversity and inclusion in the workplace. The Bloomberg Gender-Equality Index distinguishes companies committed to advancing women’s equality and transparently reporting gender data.
Kim Lee Named 25 People to Watch in 2020 by Global Gaming Business
IGT Vice President of Diversity and Inclusion Kim Lee was named to Global Gaming Business Magazine’s “20 People to Watch in 2020.” The magazine honored Kim as one of the gaming industry’s most visible proponents of diversity and inclusion.
Dan Farnon, IGT Director of Strategic Accounts, Wins Emerging Leaders of Gaming 40 under 40 Award
In October, Dan Farnon, IGT Director of Strategic Accounts, was honored with an Emerging Leaders of Gaming 40 under 40 Award from The Innovation Group and Global Gaming Business magazine. Farnon was recognized at a reception in conjunction with the Global Gaming Expo (G2E) in Las Vegas, Nevada.
IGT ADVANTAGE® Systems Player Experience Product Suite Wins Best Consumer-Service Technology Award from Global Gaming Business Magazine
In October, IGT ADVANTAGE® systems Player Experience Product Suite won the top honor in the Best Consumer-Service Technology Category from Global Gaming Business magazine's 18th Annual Gaming and Technology Awards. The awards recognize excellence in innovation and practical application in all gaming disciplines, with the Best Consumer-Service Technology category honoring groundbreaking advances in solutions aimed at players.
IGT Wins a Pride of Gaming Award
In September, IGT won a Pride of Gaming Award in recognition of its ongoing commitment to diversity and inclusivity in the workplace. IGT was selected as a winner by the CasinoBeats editorial team.
IGT Wins “Diverse and Inclusive Team of the Year” Award at 2019 Women in Gaming Diversity Awards
In May, IGT won the "Diverse and Inclusive Team of the Year" award at the 10th annual Women in Gaming Diversity Awards, in London. The global awards program honors excellence in promoting diversity and inclusion within the gaming industry.
Rachel Barber Wins Technical Services Industry Leader Award
In April, Providence Business News (PBN) in Rhode Island announced that Rachel Barber, IGT Senior Vice President and Chief Technology Officer, has been named Industry Business Leader in the Technical Services category of the 2019 PBN Business Women Awards. With more than 25 years of global technology leadership, Rachel was selected for the award for her exceptional skills, talent, work ethic, and accomplishments.
IGT Products Take Three Prizes at Eilers-Krejcik Slot Awards Show
In February, IGT won three awards for our products and content at the Eilers-Krejcik Gaming Slot Awards Show in Las Vegas. The awards recognize excellence in slot game development in the casino gaming industry and were determined using a data-driven process in consultation with a distinguished advisory board.
Ultimate X Poker™ was named the Top-Performing Video Poker Game; MEGATOWER™ won Top-Performing New Cabinet - Premium; and Wheel of Fortune® Gold Spin™ Triple Red Hot 7s™ was awarded Top-Performing Third-Party IP Branded Game.
IGT’s GameTouch™ 20 Wins Lottery Product of the Year
In February, IGT’s GameTouch™ 20 self-service lottery vending machine won Lottery Product of the Year at the 12th annual International Gaming Awards in London, U.K. The GameTouch 20 features an intuitive interface and a landscape-oriented screen tilted at an angle to ensure a natural and easy user experience for players. The award, issued by a panel of independent judges, goes to the company that has shown the best in practices over the last 12 months; demonstrated their offering to be innovative and engaging to customers; and delivered a range of lottery games and approaches with the best options for play.
Michelle Schenk is a Rising Star
In October 2018, Michelle Schenk, Senior Manager for Global Communications, won the Rising Star Award from the Great Women of Gaming Awards in Nevada for her outstanding contribution to the gaming industry.
Matthew Whalen inducted into Lottery Industry Hall of Fame
In September 2018, Matthew Whalen, IGT's Senior Vice President, Operations, North America Lottery, was inducted into the Lottery Industry Hall of Fame. Recipients of this award are a credit to the industry and join a select and distinguished group of world lottery professionals. Membership is reserved for lottery professionals who have promoted excellence and integrity throughout their careers.
Sandra Beaver is a Woman to Watch
In August 2018, Sandra Beaver, Chief Financial Officer of North America Gaming and Interactive, was selected as a Woman to Watch by Nevada Business Magazine for her passion, wisdom, and drive in her career.
Kevin Keough Honored with Patriot Award
In August 2018, Kevin Keough, IGT Director of Environmental Health & Safety, won the prestigious Patriot Award from the Employer Support of the Guard & Reserve (ESGR), a U.S. Department of Defense agency that promotes a culture where all American employers support and value the military service of their employees.
James Pierson Receives Powers Award at the NASPL Professional Development Seminar
In July 2018, James Pierson, IGT Indiana Program Manager, received a Powers Award from the North American Association of State & Provincial Lotteries (NASPL) in recognition of his critical thinking, innovation, creativity, and dedication to his trade.
Elizabeth Chwalk and Steve Mooney Rank Among Providence’s 40 under Forty
In July 2018, Providence Business News honored Investor Relations Manager Elizabeth Chwalk and Senior Technology Manager Steven Mooney with its 40 under Forty Award. Elizabeth and Steven were recognized for their hard work in the office and in their local communities.
Bob Beauparlant Wins a Silver Stevie Award
In June 2018, Bob Beauparlant, Vice President of Product Development, Lottery and Core platforms, accepted a silver Stevie Award for IGT’s work on our lottery core system, Aurora™, in the category of Excellence in Application Modernization.
Angela Houslay Recognized for B2B Excellence
In May 2018, Angela Houslay, Senior Director of International Systems Sales, won the B2B Excellence Award at the 2018 Women in Gaming Diversity Awards in London for her dedication, commitment, and Customer First approach to systems account management.
IGT Wins "Lottery Product of the Year" at the 11th Annual International Gaming Awards
In February 2018, IGT won the award for IGT PlaySpot™ Lottery mobile solution at the International Gaming Awards in London, which recognize excellence and innovation for technology, products, and services that enhance the gaming experience.
Jennifer Bowman, named “Leader of the Year” at the Women in Gaming Awards
Jennifer Bowman was named “Leader of the Year” at the Women in Gaming (WiG) Awards presented on May 12 in London, U.K. WiG is an annual event that recognizes exceptional female team leaders within their organizations and their contributions toward the success of their businesses. This year, IGT had nominees across multiple categories.
IGT Mexico Awarded For Social Responsibility
IGT’s Mexico lottery team celebrated its first-ever certification as a socially responsible organization for its efforts to improve its community. Among examples proving its commitment to social responsibility, the team cited After School Advantage launches in March and October 2015 in Mexico City.
IGT Receives the iCAP Re-Certification
IGT announced the achievement of the Internet Responsible Gambling Compliance Assessment Program (iCAP) re-certification. The iCAP certification provides assurance to operators and consumers that IGT's business-to-consumer websites and IGT platforms offered in the business-to-business market are compliant with the Internet Responsible Gambling Standards.
IGT Honored in Casino Journal's Top 20 Most Innovative Gaming Technology Products Awards
IGT’s SPHINX 4D™ game and Cardless Connect™ mobile software solution were named as two of Casino Journal's Top 20 Most Innovative Gaming Technology Products Awards. Casino Journal recognizes the most innovative technology offerings in the gaming industry. The awards are evaluated by a panel of judges who represent a cross-section of the industry.
IGT Wins “Best User Experience in Mobile” at International Gaming Awards
IGT won “Best User Experience in Mobile” at the 9th Annual International Gaming Awards in London on February 1. The International Gaming Awards recognize excellence and innovation for technology, products and services that enhance the gaming experience. IGT’s leading mobile technology solutions were recognized for providing operators with comprehensive and convenient product solutions. As provider of the Best User Experience in Mobile, IGT is recognized for its innovation with solutions such as OnPremise, which leverages simple, intuitive apps to integrate mobile, online and retail gaming. IGT has also recently introduced Mobile Host and Mobile Responder, to enable operators to reduce service response time and enhances the player experience.
IGT’s Global Technology Solutions Support Organization Reaffirms CMMI® Level 3 Rating
IGT announced that it has been appraised at Level 3 of the CMMI Institute’s Capability Maturity Model Integration for Development (CMMI®-DEV), version 1.3 for IGT’s Global Technology Lotteries Support organization. While IGT received its initial maturity Level 3 rating in 2004, this latest appraisal confirms IGT’s continued commitment to following established industry best practices while providing high quality software solutions and services. CMMI® Level 3 rating is highly coveted due to its rigorous assessment of a vendor’s software and systems engineering, program management, and organizational process management capabilities.
IGT Senior Vice President, North America, Jay Gendron Inducted Into the Lottery Industry Hall of Fame
Jay Gendron, the Company’s Senior Vice President, North America, was inducted into the Lottery Industry Hall of Fame as a member of the Class of 2015. Gendron was honored at the induction ceremony, which took place during the North American Association of State and Provincial Lotteries (NASPL) Annual Conference and Trade Show on Oct. 15, in Dallas, Texas. The Lottery Industry Hall of Fame honors those who have done the most to make the lottery industry the great success that it is today.
IGT Wins Two 2015 Global Gaming Awards
IGT kicked off the Global Gaming Expo (G2E) by winning two coveted awards in the 2015 Global Gaming Awards. IGT’s S3000™ cabinet was named “Casino Product of the Year” and IGT’s Powerbucks™ game was named “Land-Based Gaming Innovation of the Year.”
Sencillito Awarded First Place for National Customer Satisfaction Awards
IGT’s Chilean commercial service brand, Sencillito, was awarded first place in the Bill Payment Services category as part of ProCalidad’s National Customer Satisfaction Awards.
IGT’s National Response Center Honored for Best Technology Innovation
The National Response Center (NRC) made its fifth appearance at ContactCenterWorld’s annual Best in Americas awards in Orlando, Florida in June. IGT received top honors in two categories: Best Technology Innovation, Internal Solution, and Best Contact Center Trainer, which was awarded to Anthony Andrade, Senior Training Manager.
IGT Receives WLA’s First CSR Certification for Vendors
IGT received the World Lottery Association’s (WLA) first CSR certification for vendors; released its eighth annual Sustainability Report; participated in the National Council on Problem Gambling’s annual conference; and joined the American Gaming Association’s new CSR committee.
Italian Legal Team Named “Legal Department of the Year"
In recognition of the legal work done as part of the acquisition of legacy IGT, IGT’s Italian legal team was named “Legal Department of the Year” at the fourth annual Le Fonti International Awards ceremony, held on June 11, in Milan. The Le Fonti International Awards recognizes Italian companies for excellence in various fields such as legal, finance, and human resources as part of the IAIR International Awards program.
Sylvia Dietz Named Industry Achiever of the Year
Sylvia Dietz, Vice President of Global Marketing, Gaming, was awarded the Industry Achiever of the Year award at The Women in Gaming Awards. This award is given to the most influential woman in the industry who has made a significant contribution to the success of her organization, has shown dedication and commitment, and has influenced the development of the gaming industry.
IGT Is The Six-Time Reigning Champion at eGR B2B Awards
IGT has retained its Lottery Software Supplier of the Year title at the prestigious eGaming Review B2B Awards. The Company was rewarded for its market-leading Interactive offering, which includes a complete suite of solutions, services, and professional expertise that allows operators to engage their players on any Interactive channel.
IGT Receives 13 Telly Awards For Outstanding Video Production
International Game Technology PLC took home 13 awards at the 36th annual Telly Awards, including three of the competition’s top honors, the Silver Telly. The awards honor excellence in video production in television commercials, videos, films, Web commercials and more. IGT was honored for several video projects promoting the company’s casino products including James Cameron’s Avatar Treasures of Pandora, the CrystalCore cabinet and the S3000 cabinet, all of which received the Silver Telly Award in respective categories of business-to-business, directing and use of branding.
IGT Reno Awarded Gold LEED Certification
IGT Reno earned a LEED Gold certification. LEED (Leadership in Energy & Environmental Design) is a green building rating system that addresses the impacts of a building’s lifecycle on the environment, which is based on conserving energy and water, providing resources for healthier and safer occupants, all while lowering operational costs. The Reno facility is projected to save approximately $1.5 million over the next 10 years by maintaining LEED standards.
Providence Business News Honors Connie Laverty O’Connor with the Career Achievement Award
Connie Laverty O’Connor was recently honored at Providence Business News’ (PBN) eighth Business Women Awards Luncheon on May 29. PBN created this award to recognize outstanding female business leaders in Rhode Island, with top honors for Career Achievement and Outstanding Mentor.
SPHINX 3D Game Wins “Best in Show”
IGT’s SPHINX 3D™ game won first place at the Southern Gaming Summit in Biloxi, Mississippi. This annual award was voted upon by Southern Gaming Summit attendees, who cast their votes for the SPHINX 3D game based on the best overall appearance, entertainment value, bonus rounds, and various other attributes.
IGT named Lottery Software Supplier of the Year at 2015 eGaming Review B2B Awards
IGT was awarded Lottery Software Supplier of the Year title at 2015 eGaming Review B2B Awards. IGT has won the award on every occasion that the ceremony has been held. The annual eGaming Review B2B Awards celebrates the best service providers and B2B suppliers in the online gaming industry.
BEJEWELED™ 3D Wins First Place In CEM Award
IGT’s BEJEWELED 3D won first place in Casino Enterprise Management (CEM) Magazine’s 9th Annual Slot Floor Technology Awards. IGT also won second place for the S3000 cabinet. The CEM awards were in conjunction with the Indian Gaming Convention and Tradeshow in San Diego, California. A panel of industry leaders voted to crown the Top 10 Slot Floor Products of 2015.
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