July 2021
08.07.2021

Five wins for Evolution Group at EGR B2B Awards including Live Casino Supplier of the Year for 12th year running

[Company News] Evolution Group is celebrating another year of major success at the EGR B2B Awards as the Group’s brands notched up an incredible five wins, including Evolution being named as Live Casino Supplier of the Year for a remarkable 12th year in a row. Alongside that accolade, Evolution Group brands – Evolution, NetEnt and Red Tiger – scooped a further four EGR awards in recognition of the quality, impact and commercial success of the Group’s live, slots, RNG and mobile offering.

In the Live Casino Supplier of the Year category, Evolution beat eight other shortlisted suppliers to win top place in an incredible unbroken run of 12 wins in that category, stretching back to when the EGR B2B awards first launched in 2010.

Underlining another year of significant growth and achievement for Evolution Group were further wins for the Group’s brands in the following categories:

Innovation in RNG Casino Software award – Winner: Evolution for its First Person range of RNG-based table games and game shows, all of which feature an immersive 3D animated gaming experience and Evolution’s unique ‘Go-Live’ button.

Innovation in Slot Provision award – Joint Winners: NetEnt and Red Tiger for their collaborative development of Gonzo's Quest Megaways™, Kulta-Jaska Megaways™ and Dragon's Fire iNFINIREELS™.

Mobile Gaming Software Supplier of The Year award – Winner: NetEnt.

Mobile Supplier of The Year award – Winner: Red Tiger.

Commenting on the Group’s wins, the judges said, “Evolution continues to lead the way in casino gaming innovation” and that the Group’s brands had achieved “a fantastic combination of expertise and experience and some hugely successful new launches in a very competitive market indeed.”

Accepting the awards on behalf of Evolution, NetEnt and Red Tiger, Fredrik Bjurle, Director of Product at Evolution Group, said: “For Evolution Group brands to be voted the top suppliers in so many awards categories is a very great honour. To win Live Casino Supplier of the Year for a 12th year in a row is a remarkable achievement and one that we are all immensely proud of. For the Group, it is also confirmation of the powerhouse that Evolution Group has become with the addition of brands such as NetEnt and Red Tiger to the group over the past year. As evidenced by these awards, we now offer an incredible array of best-in-class solutions for operators and their players across Live Casino, RNG table games and slots, not to mention a new generation of live online game shows.”

Officiated by Deloitte, the EGR B2B Awards reward and celebrate the very best service providers in the online gaming industry, recognising the achievements of suppliers from across all the major egaming disciplines including betting and gaming software, networks, mobile, payments, recruitment, IT and infrastructure.

This year’s event ran across two days, Tuesday 6 July and Wednesday 7 July, with virtual ceremonies on both days and culminating in an in-person event at York Lawns, Regents Park, London on the evening of the second day.