WynnBET is nominated for one award (Online Casino of the Year) as part of Gambling.com's American Gambling Awards. See below for the full press release on BUSINESS WIRE.
CHARLOTTE, N.C., October 17, 2022--Gambling.com Group Limited (Nasdaq: GAMB) ("Gambling.com Group" or the "Group"), a leading provider of player acquisition services for the regulated global online gambling industry, today announced finalists across 12 categories for the 2022 edition of the American Gambling Awards. The nominations for each award category will now be evaluated by one of the most distinguished panels of expert judges the industry has seen, all of whom have United States-specific online gambling industry experience. They include many founders and CEOs from the best-known gaming operators and technology companies in the industry.
As with previous years, Gambling.com will present the winners with the American Gambling Awards’ exclusive Golden Eagle trophy – the icon of achievement in the regulated American market for online gambling – engraved with their details. Produced by Society Awards -- the firm that produces the Emmys®, American Music Awards and MTV Movie Awards -- the Golden Eagle trophy is an 11-inch, gold-plated, cast-pewter statuette of an American Bald Eagle, proudly resting in front of a pile of casino chips.
Charles Gillespie, Chief Executive Officer of Gambling.com Group, said, "After announcing the return of the American Gambling Awards in August, we received great feedback around the digital program and our celebration party in New York. We are pleased to announce a strong list of finalists that represents the full spectrum of industry leaders who are paving the way in the regulated American online gambling market."
The 2022 American Gambling Awards will recognize winners in a series of announcements in November, in lieu of a traditional awards event. Gambling.com Group will then host American Gambling Awards winners, judges and other invited partners at an exclusive VIP dinner at the start of December in New York at Carbone. The intimate celebration will serve as a culmination of the program and will commemorate a year of remarkable industry success.
The finalists for the 12 award categories are:
Online Sportsbook of the Year
Resorts Digital Gaming
Rush Street Interactive
Fantasy Sports Site of the Year
Gaming Product of the Year
Lightning Roulette U.S. from Evolution Gaming
Side Bet Games from White Hat Gaming
Betting Product of the Year
Watch & Wager from Fubo Gaming
Travelling Wallet from White Hat Gaming
iFrame from Oddin.gg
Platform Provider of the Year
White Hat Gaming
Data Service Provider of the Year
Payment Service Provider of the Year
Responsible Gaming Award
Have A Game Plan Campaign from American Gaming Association
Responsible Play – The CT Way from the Connecticut Council on Problem Gambling
Systems-Based Training Collaboration between DraftKings and Cambridge Health Alliance
Entain Foundation U.S. for Support of Multiple Responsible Gaming Initiatives
Dealmaker of the Year
Bally’s Merger with Gamesys
Caesars Acquisition of William Hill and Asset Sale to 888
White Hat Studios Asset Purchase from Blueprint Group
Policymaker of the Year
Sen. Eric Lesser (MA)
Sen. Jeff Longbine (KS)
Sen. Jim Perry (NC) & Rep. Jason Saine (NC)
Sen. Joseph Addabbo Jr. (NY)
Regulator of the Year
Todd Allen, Kansas Racing and Gaming
Ronnie Johns, Louisiana Gaming Control Board
Lou Rogacki, New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement