Awards and Honors

2014

2014 - Manufacturing Leadership Award

IGT was honored with the Supply Chain Leadership Award in the 2014 Manufacturing Leadership (ML) Awards program. The ML Awards panel of expert judges concluded that IGT has demonstrated unrivaled excellence for their project, BC 20 EGM Reshoring. The ML 100 Awards recognize top manufacturing organizations worldwide for their achievements in transformational business projects and innovation.

2014 - International Gaming Awards, Best Slot Manufacturer

IGT took top honors at the 2014 International Gaming Awards in London, England. A panel of international judges comprised of top international gaming industry professionals including casino operators, journalists, manufacturers and analysts chose IGT as the best slot manufacturer of the year. The International Gaming Awards were held in January in conjunction with the annual ICE Totally Gaming exhibition.

2013

2013 - Global Gaming Business’ 11th Annual Gaming and Technology Awards

James Cameron's AVATAR™ Video Slots and James Cameron's AVATAR™ Treasure of Pandora were named "Best Slot Product" in the 2014 Gaming Technology Awards. Hosted by Global Gaming Business, and dubbed one of the gaming industry's finest accolades, the winners were announced on the floor of the Global Gaming Expo (G2E) in Las Vegas.

2013 - American Gaming Association’s Voice Communications Award

IGT Wins American Gaming Association's "Voice Communications Award" for Industry's First Interactive Annual Report. The innovative, interactive annual report works seamlessly across desktops and mobile devices making IGT's 2012 financial information and vision for the future accessible anytime, anywhere.

2013 - Apple Apps Store’s  #1 Top Grossing Social Casino Game on iPad

IGT’s DoubleDown Casino was named #1Top Grossing Social Casino Game on iPad. Apple’s App Store list has never been more competitive. The App Store features more than one million apps that have combined for more than 60 billion total app downloads. 

2013 - Facebook’s Hall of Fame List

IGT’s DoubleDown Casino was named to Facebook’s “Hall of Fame” list. The Hall of Fame highlights games which were released earlier than 2013, but still had a large impact and following throughout this calendar year.  

2013 - Seattle Business Magazine’s 100 Best Companies to Work For

IGT’s DoubleDown Casino ranked No. 1 place to work in Seattle in the “Large Companies Headquartered out of State” category by Seattle Business Magazine. The judges’ conclusions were based in part on data submitted anonymously by thousands of employees of the participating businesses. The research firm Fieldwork Webwork used the detailed responses to determine each company’s score in 12 categories, including such vital areas as communication, executive leadership, corporate culture and workplace environment.

2013 - Puget Sound Business Journal’s Washington Best Workplaces

IGT’s DoubleDown Casino captured Silver Award for Puget Sound Business Journal’s “Washington Best Workplaces” in the “Large Company” category. Studies show that happy employees in the workplace bring greater benefits to a business. Companies that are considered among the best workplaces consistently tout customer loyalty and profitability.

2013 - Seattle Business Magazine’s Tech Impact Awards

IGT’s DoubleDown Casino took Silver in Seattle Business Magazine’s “2013 Tech Impact Awards”.  The award celebrates the creators and purveyors of technological innovations and recognizes the outstanding achievement that informs and inspires even greater leaps forward in the future.

 

2012

2012 – Casino Journal’s Top 20 Most Innovative Gaming Technology Products Award

IGT’s DoubleDown Casino Partner Program has been awarded with Most Innovative Gaming Technology Product of the Year 2012 by Casino Journal at Gaming Technology Conference in Las Vegas. The DoubleDown Casino Partner Program provides casino operators with a way to deliver social gaming entertainment to their players when they are online, while also increasing the amount of time that a player is spending on the casino's website by more than 20 minutes.

2012 – Manufacturing Leadership 100 Award 

IGT was honored with the Operational Excellence Award as part of the 2012 Manufacturing Leadership (ML) 100 Awards program with the Manufacturing Executive organization. The ML 100 Awards honor top manufacturing organizations worldwide for their achievements in transformational business projects and innovation. The Operational Excellence Award acknowledges IGT's "Engineering and Manufacturing Cost Reduction Project," which aims to transform the Company's production processes and systems with a keen focus on reducing costs and enhancing agility.

2011

2011 – eGaming Review (EGR) B2B Awards

For the second year in a row, IGT won Slot Provider of the Year at the eGaming Review (EGR) B2B Awards. Titles such as Star Trek™, 100,000 Pyramid™, Kitty Glitter®, White Orchid® and Cats led IGT to a second award from this industry publication. The eGaming Review (EGR) B2B Awards were held in London. This premier awards ceremony highlights the very best B2B service providers in the online gaming industry.

2011 – Casino Player magazine's Best of Gaming

IGT won an impressive 12 awards in Casino Player magazine’s Best of Gaming Awards. Two consistent player favorites took top honors in the "Favorite Progressive Slot" category with Wheel of Fortune® in first and Megabucks® in second. In the "Favorite Video Slot" category IGT took three awards for Star Wars®, Wheel of Fortune® and American Idol®. "Favorite Bonus Round" awards went to Wheel of Fortune® and Sex and the City™ slots. And both Double Diamond® and Wheel of Fortune® were named in the "Favorite Reel Slot" awards.

Readers selected three IGT games as their choices in the "Favorite Video Poker" category. The honors went to the following games in first through third places, Jacks or Better, Double Double Bonus Poker® and Deuces Wild.

2011 – Best of Southern California Gaming Reader's Choice Awards

IGT won four awards in the Southern California Gaming Guide’s 2011 Best of Southern California Gaming Reader's Choice Awards. From IGT’s MegaJackpots® family of games, the player-favorite Wheel of Fortune® video slot took first in Best Progressive Slot, The Hangover™ Video Slots won second place for Best Penny Slot and Megabucks® took second in Best Progressive Slot. Rounding out the awards, Wheel of Fortune® slots placed again taking third in Best Reel Slot.

2011 – Global Gaming Business Gaming & Technology Awards

IGT won two awards in the Global Gaming Business magazine’s Gaming & Technology Awards. The Twilight Zone™ in 3D Video Slots placed in the Best Slot Product category. IGT’s Systems Bonusing application, Intelligent Bonusing™ placed in the Best Consumer Service Technology category.

2010

2010 – Strictly Slots Best of Slots Awards

For the 2010 Strictly Slots Best of Slots Awards, IGT was an overwhelming reader favorite and received 35 awards. This large haul of wins included nine first-place awards. IGT's first-place honors included Best New Video Slot for the extremely popular Sex and the City™ Slots. The player favorite Wheel of Fortune® Slots took five of the nine first-place mentions: Favorite Reel Slot Machine, Best Reel Slot Graphics/Design, Best Reel Slot Theme, Best Progressive Reel Slot Machine and Best Reel Slot Bonus Round. And IGT's video poker games were awarded Best Video Poker Game for Jacks or Better, Best Video Poker Bonus Game for Double Double Bonus Poker® and Best New Video Poker Game for Quick Quads Poker®.

2010 – Casino Enterprise Management's Hospitality Operations Technology Awards

IGT continued to earn industry recognition with another award for its Media Manager product. In Casino Enterprise Management magazine's inaugural Hospitality Operations Technology Awards, IGT's Media Manager won first place in the Media and Content Management category.

2010 – Global Gaming Business' 8th Annual Gaming and Technology Awards

IGT's Reel Edge™ Series received the prestigious first-place honor for Best Slot Product at the 8th Annual Gaming and Technology Awards. Presented by Global Gaming Business magazine, the awards were given, at the Global Gaming Expo in Las Vegas. In addition, IGT's Texas Hold'em Heads Up Poker™ was named a winner in the Best Table Game Product or Innovation category.

2010 – Southern California Gaming Guide's Best of Southern California Gaming Reader's Choice Awards

IGT's games won eight awards in Southern California Gaming Guide's Best of Southern California Gaming Reader's Choice Awards. The awards were the most of any manufacturer and included four number one wins: Best Reel Slot — Wheel of Fortune®; Best Penny Slot — Star Wars™; Best Progressive Slot — Wheel of Fortune®; and Best Video Poker Slot — All-Star Poker®.

In addition to taking first place in the "Best Video Poker Slot" category, IGT also took second and third place with Super Times Pay® and Double Double Bonus Poker®.

Named in the "Best Progressive Slot" category was the top-performing Sex and the City™ Slot. And chosen as one of the "Best Community Slot" games was the well-known eBay™ Video Slot.

2010 - IGT wins 16 awards in Casino Player magazine's Best of Gaming reader poll

IGT games took top honors in four out of five categories and swept all video poker awards in Casino Player's 2010 Best of Gaming Awards.

In the "Favorite Reel Slot" category, Double Diamond®, Wheel of Fortune®, and Red, White & Blue® took first through third respectively and Triple Diamond® rounded out the top five. Two consistent player favorites took top honors in the "Favorite Progressive Slot" category with Wheel of Fortune® in first and Megabucks® in second and the recently released Wheel of Fortune® Experience™ also received recognition.

"Favorite Bonus Round" top honors went to Wheel of Fortune® with Cleopatra® named as another favorite. In the "Favorite Video Slot" category, both Wheel of Fortune® and the IGT Keno game were named among the winners.

Finally, readers selected all IGT games in the "Favorite Video Poker Game" category. The top honors went to the following games starting from first through fifth, Jacks or Better, Deuces Wild, Double Double Bonus Poker®, Bonus Poker® and Double Bonus Poker®.

2010 - eGaming Review b2b Supplier Awards - WagerWorks, Slot Provider of the Year

In June 2010, WagerWorks, the online and mobile subsidiary of IGT, was crowned "Slot Provider of the Year" at the inaugural EGR b2b Supplier Awards in London. With high expectations following a strong preceding year of successful game releases and new partnerships, the prize confirmed WagerWorks' status as a leading provider of highly innovative gaming content. WagerWorks was also a finalist in the "RNG Casino Supplier" and "Mobile Supplier" of the year categories.

2010 - Employer Above and Beyond Award for exemplary Guard and Reserve support

IGT received the Employer Above and Beyond Award by the Employee Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR) in June 2010. The Above and Beyond Award program is designed to recognize employers who support a strong National Guard and Reserve force. Employers qualify for recognition when they practice leadership and personnel policies that support employee participation in the Guard and Reserve.

2010 - Casino Journal Top 20 Most Innovative Gaming Technology Products awards for 2009

IGT received four Casino Journal Top 20 Most Innovative Gaming Technology Products awards for 2009 at the Gaming Technology Summit in May 2010. IGT won the event's most prestigious prize, the Platinum award, for its IGT DynamiX™ solution. The Platinum award is bestowed upon the best product receiving the highest score based on judging by a panel of industry experts. IGT DynamiX™ also took Top 20 "Most Innovative" honors at the event. In addition, two other IGT products were also recognized with the Top 20 "Most Innovative" distinction - MegaJackpots® Center Stages Series and Reel Edge™ Slots.

2010 - International Gaming Awards, Best Slot Manufacturer

For the second year in a row, IGT took top honors at the 2010 International Gaming Awards in London, England. A panel of international judges comprised of top international gaming industry professionals including casino operators, journalists, manufacturers and analysts chose IGT as the best slot manufacturer of the year. The International Gaming Awards were held in January in conjunction with the annual International Gaming Expo (IGE).

2009

Best of Southern California Gaming Reader's Choice Awards Winner:
#1 Best Reel Slot - Wheel of Fortune®
#1 Best Video Slot - Wheel of Fortune®
#1 Best Penny Slot - Indiana Jones™
#1 Best Progressive Slot - Wheel of Fortune®
#2 Best Progressive Slot - Star Wars™
#3 Best Reel Slot - Double Diamond®
International Gaming Awards, Best Slot Manufacturer
A panel of 23 international judges comprised of top international gaming industry professionals including casino operators, journalists, manufacturers and analysts picked IGT as the best Slot Manufacturer of the year. The International Gaming Awards were held in conjunction with the annual International Gaming Expo (IGE).

2008

Gaming & Technology Awards
Sponsored by Global Gaming Business Magazine and awarded just prior to G2E in November 2008. IGT products took high honors in all the categories in which products were entered.
sbX Media Manager
Best Productivity Enhancement Technology, 1st Place
Delivery Games
Best Consumer Service Technology, 3rd Place
S AVP & G20 Upright Models
Best Slot Product, 3rd Place
Table iD Lucky Draw
Best Table Game Product or Innovation, Honorable Mention
Southern California Gaming Guide™ Best of Southern California Gaming
Players gave IGT games top honors in the annual Southern California Gaming Guide Reader's Choice Awards, published in October 2008. Longstanding favorites and new games received kudos from players.
Best Reel Slot
1st Wheel of Fortune® Slots
3rd Megabucks® Slots
Best Video Slot
1st Wheel of Fortune® Video Slots
Best Penny Slot
1st Star Wars™ Video Slots
Best Progressive Slot
1st Wheel of Fortune® Slots
2nd Star Wars™ Video Slots
Strictly Slots 2008 Best of Gaming Awards
The July 2008 Strictly Slots reader's poll honored IGT games with 5 out of 8 first place prizes, and 21 out of 40 top-five placings.
Best Reel Slots
1st Double Diamond Slots
2nd Triple Diamond Slots
3rd Wheel of Fortune® Slots
5th Red White & Blue Slots
Best Reel Slot Theme
1st Wheel of Fortune® Slots
2nd Double Diamond Slots
4th Red White & Blue Slots
Best Reel Slot Graphics/Design
1st Wheel of Fortune® Slots
3rd Double Diamond Slots
5th Triple Diamond Slots
Best New Reel Slot
1st Indiana Jones™ Multi-Level Progressives
Best Progressive Reel Slot
1st Wheel of Fortune® Slots
3rd Double Diamond Slots
4th Triple Diamond Slots
5th Megabucks Slots
Best Video Slot
5th Wheel of Fortune® Video Slots
Best Video Theme
3rd Wheel of Fortune® Video Slots
4th Star Wars™ Video Slots
Best Video Slot Graphics/Design
3rd Star Wars™ Video Slots
4th Wheel of Fortune® Video Slots
5th Cleopatra Video Slots
Three of Casino Journal's Top 20 Most Innovative Gaming Technology Products of 2007
sb™ Floor Manager
"Building on the power of an open Game to System (G2S) network, IGT has developed the intuitive sb™ Floor Manager. The system allows casino operators to seamlessly manage many of their server-based activities, including downloads, configuration changes, scheduling and eventually remote game ordering, all from the user's desktop."
Indiana Jones™ and the Last Crusade™ Multi-Layer Display Slots
"The latest in International Game Technology's line of Indiana Jones games is IGT's 'Indiana Jones: The Last Crusade' slots. Players will recognize this movie classic from anywhere on the operator's floor. This five-reel, 20-payline, 200-credit (depending on the jurisdiction) penny or nickel game is the first game on IGT's new SMLD AVP Multi-Layer Display (MLD) widescreen upright machine. This screen provides a crisp display of both the reel glass and reels, along with a 3D representation of the reels themselves, which IGT is calling 'Reel Depth.'"
Five new AVP® machine models
"IGT recently completely redesigned its machines from the inside out using a development and design process called the Human Machine Interface. The five new machine models are the G22 Slant, S4 AVP Slot, G20 Upright with round top, G20 Upright with square top and the G20 Bar Top."
Two first-place Gaming & Technology Awards - Global Gaming Business Magazine
EZ Pay® Smart Card - 'Best Consumer Service Technology'
sb™ Floor Manager - 'Best Productivity-Enhancement Technology'

2007

Four of the 'Top 20 Most Innovative Gaming Technology Products' - Casino Journal Magazine
sb™ Service Window
Guaranteed Play™ Poker
The Price is Right® Cliff Hangers™ Multi-Station
Table iD™ system
15 of 20 possible places in annual 'Best of Gaming' awards sponsored by Casino Player Magazine including all four first-place awards
Favorite Reel Slot Machine - Double Diamond®
Favorite Video Slot Machine - Wheel of Fortune®
Favorite Bonus Round - Wheel of Fortune®
Favorite Video Poker Machine - Deuces Wild
No. 6 on USA Today's list of the 25 top-performing stocks of the past 25 years.
No. 25 on Electronic Design magazine's list of the 'Top 100 Employers in Electronic Design

1989-2006

2005
First place in 'Gaming & Technology Awards' - Casino Journal Magazine for prototype server-based (sb™) gaming product and one of the 'Top 20 Most Innovative Gaming Technology Products' for IGT Mariposa™
2004
Forbes magazine (www.forbes.com) list of the 'Best Managed Companies in America'
Gaming Technology Summit Silver Award: 'Most Innovative Product of 2003' for IGT Mariposa
2003
BusinessWeek's list of the '50 Top Performing Companies'
Fortune magazine's '100 Fastest Growing Companies'
First place in the Global Gaming, Business Gaming and Technology Awards: 'Best Productivity Enhancement Technology' for IGT Mariposa
2001
Standard & Poor's S&P 500
1994
Top-performing stock on the New York Stock Exchange
1992
President's 'E Award' for excellence in exporting Export Awards
1989
U.S. Senate Productivity Award