Claims prestigious award for the second time
LAS VEGAS, NV – (October 17, 2023) – BetMGM, a leading iGaming and sports betting operator, was named Digital Operator of the Year at the Global Gaming Awards. The Global Gaming Awards Las Vegas recognize the best in the gaming industry ahead of the Global Gaming Expo (G2E). BetMGM also was named Digital Operator of the Year in 2021.
Matt Prevost - Chief Revenue Officer, BetMGM
The Global Gaming Awards Las Vegas reward the gaming industry’s strongest performers across the previous 12 months, with a focus on the Americas. Independently adjudicated by KPMG, the prestigious Global Gaming Awards are powered by B2B publications Gambling Insider and Gaming America and are judged by a panel of more than 100 C-level industry executives.
BetMGM’s award submission touted its strong financial performance in FY2022 with $1.44 billion in net revenue surpassing its $1.3 billion projection. Factors that contributed to BetMGM’s growth include product improvements, reduced customer acquisition costs and a better bonus strategy. Over the past year, BetMGM launched sports betting in three states and Ontario. BetMGM was recognized for offering the nation’s largest exclusive state-by-state in-house progressive jackpot network, a large variety of games, first- class partnerships and an omnichannel focus.
As BetMGM expands to new jurisdictions, responsible gaming education remains a key focus. BetMGM is proud to provide resources to help customers play responsibly, including GameSense, an industry- leading program, developed and licensed to MGM Resorts by the British Columbia Lottery Corporation. Through the integration within BetMGM’s mobile and desktop platforms, customers can receive the same GameSense experience they have grown to count on at MGM Resorts properties nationwide. This complements BetMGM’s existing responsible gaming tools which serve to provide customers with an entertaining and safe digital experience.
The BetMGM Sportsbook and Casino apps are accessible on both iOS and Android, as well as via desktop. For more information on BetMGM, follow @BetMGM on X (formerly Twitter).