SOURCE: Casino Enterprise Management Magazine

Casino Enterprise Management Magazine

June 20, 2014 18:58 ET

The 2013 Great Women of Gaming Judges Select Proven Leader and Rising Star Award Winners

LAS VEGAS, NV--(Marketwired - Jun 20, 2014) - After receiving numerous nominations, the judges for the Great Women of Gaming Awards had some difficult decisions to make when it came to choosing only five Proven Leaders and five Rising Stars. While all the nominees have displayed their superior skills, dedication and positive contributions to the gaming industry, only five in each category could be selected. After a tough two weeks of judging, the ballots are in and the winners have been selected. Congratulations to the following winners.

Proven Leader Award Winners:
Christine Bordeaux (VP of R&D Electronic Games & Technical Compliance, Bally Technologies)
Wendy Hamilton (General Manager, SugarHouse Casino)
Joanne Iverson (President, Iverson Gaming Systems)
Katie Lever (General Counsel and Senior VP of Legal & Compliance, Bally Technologies)
Kim Ward (Director of Public and Community Affairs, Twin River Casino)

Rising Star Award Winners:
Julia Boguslawski (VP of Corporate Marketing, Bally Technologies)
Randi Kolesar (Director of Slot Marketing, Wynn Las Vegas)
Annabelle Lee (Marketing Manager, Konami Gaming, Inc.)
Angela Sears (Advertising Supervisor, Spirit Mountain Casino)
Leigh Whitaker (VP of Communications, SugarHouse Casino)

An article profiling each of the 10 women earning Great Women of Gaming honors will appear in the August 2014 issue of Casino Enterprise Management. Each winner also will receive a crystal Great Women of Gaming Award and the chance to be featured on a CEM Audio Edge radio show.

CONTACTS: For more information on the Great Women of Gaming Awards visit or contact Casino Enterprise Management at (702) 763-6560.

DETAILS: Casino Enterprise Management magazine delivers the most comprehensive need-to-know information in the world of casino management. All operational facets of the casino business are thoroughly covered in each issue through first-hand reporting from the brightest thought leaders in the worldwide casino gaming industry. CEM puts on several prestigious awards for the gaming industry including Great Women of Gaming, Slot Floor Technology Awards and the Hospitality Operations Technology Awards. The website,, is the gaming industry's most complete digital doorway into the world of casino management and includes audio articles, videos, web exclusives, case studies, white papers, an up-to-the-minute newswire, and much more. Their popular includes live Internet talk radio shows and archived podcasts from industry leaders

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