Entain was named the Socially Responsible Operator of the Year at the SBC Awards North America, and EGR Operator of the Year, for the third time in the last four years.
EGR judges pointed to Entain’s market position based on 23 consecutive quarters of double-digit online growth, also noting the group is “absolutely smashing it” in the US and “edging it for all sorts of performance reasons”.
Entain’s Foxy Bingo also took home EGR’s Bingo Operator of the Year title, with judges crediting the operator for its “above sector growth”, customer journey work, and for being “the most innovative and biggest improver” of the last year.
YES! We’ve been named as Operator of the Year 2021! 🏆 🎉 🥳
Last night at the @EGRIntel Awards 2021 we were crowned as the best in the industry, with judges pointing to our fantastic performance and over five years of double-digit online growth. 👏#EGROperatorAwards pic.twitter.com/CunIAErl9e
— Entain (@EntainGroup) November 26, 2021
The inaugural SBC Awards North America, which took place on 2 December in New York, recognized the achievements of operators, affiliates, and suppliers from all major disciplines. In winning Socially Responsible Operator of the Year, Entain was credited for its responsible gambling initiatives in the US and wider Americas. BetMGM, the Group’s US joint venture, also took home the title of Casino Operator of the Year.
Welcoming the awards, Jette Nygaard-Andersen, Entain’s CEO, commented: “It is a great achievement to win these prestigious awards and we are delighted to receive this recognition. We are making great progress in delivering our strategy of sustainability and growth. These wins are testament to the dedication of our hard-working teams, and the work we deliver in our operating markets”.