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Betview Magazine

April 28, 2010 07:01 ET

Betview Awards-27 April 2010: Winners Announced for Betting and Gaming Industry Awards Ceremony

LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM--(Marketwire - April 28, 2010) - Last night Betview Magazine brought the betting and gaming industry together again all under one roof with the annual Betview Awards held at the Hilton Park Lane in London.

Once again the Betview Awards 2010 hosted by Clare Balding rewarding and recognised the outstanding achievement, ingenuity, innovation and sheer hard work that has taken place across the UK and ROI betting and gaming industry over the past year. These prestigious betting awards continue to be the only event that celebrates the tradition and excellence of the betting industry, which continues to deliver a high level of service despite the tough economic climate.

"Now in their second year, the Betview Awards are firmly established as the gold standard of the betting and gaming industry in the UK and Republic of Ireland," said Justin O'Regan, editor of Betview magazine. "The winners in the 13 award categories are the people and companies who have truly excelled over the past 12 months and showcase the best that this vibrant and multifaceted industry has to offer."

There were thirteen winners that were rewarded for their achievements in the betting and gaming industry in the UK and ROI.

1) MANAGER OF THE YEAR - Awarded to the person who best demonstrates all round excellence in running his/her business

  • Jane Noble from William Hill in Darlington
  • Highly Commended – Colin Barbar from Coral in Hinckley

2) LIFETIME AWARD – BEST INDUSTRY CONTRIBUTION - Awarded to an industry figure for their long-term commitment to the industry

  • Alan Ross

3) TEAM OF THE YEAR - Awarded to the team which clearly demonstrates that it works together for the common goal of the business

  • Joe Jennings in Cherry Hinton

4) INDEPENDENT OUTLET OF THE YEAR - Awarded to independents who demonstrate flair, consistency and all-round business excellence

  • Betterbet TC in St Helens

5) CHAIN OF THE YEAR MORE THAN 20 - Awarded to the chain with more than 20 outlets which shows consistency of the brand across all outlets and which enhances the betting experience

  • William Hill

6) CHAIN OF THE YEAR LESS THAN 20 - Awarded to the chain with less than 20 outlets which shows consistency of the brand across all outlets and which enhances the betting experience

  • Pridmore Bookmakers

7) NEWCOMER OF THE YEAR - Awarded to the company which has made the greatest impact since launch

  • Ffos Las Racecourse

8) MOST CREATIVE MARKETING CAMPAIGN - Awarded for the project or initiative which has engaged potential customers the most

  • Betster – Season Ticket Campaign

9) BEST DESIGNED OUTLET OF THE YEAR - Presented to the company which has created the most welcoming and well-designed outlet

  • Coral in Bishopsgate, London

10) BEST ON-COURSE BETTING OPERATOR - Awarded to the individual who has demonstrated a commitment to enhancing the betting experience at track and course level

  • Sunderlands
  • Highly Commended – Johnny Ridley

11) ONLINE COMPANY OF THE YEAR - Awarded to the online company which has created the most innovative and easy-to-use online betting experience

  • Ladbrokes.com

12) BEST RACECOURSE OF THE YEAR – Awarded by the industry in providing the best experience for the betting and racing public

  • Punchestown

13) BOOKMAKER OF THE YEAR - The ultimate accolade, this is awarded to the bookmaker who has demonstrated all-round excellence

  • William Hill

Note to editors:

Betview was launched in October 2007 as a monthly business to business magazine for the betting industry.

Betview is delivered free to over 10,000 betting premises, group head offices, gaming providers, decision makers and influencers in the betting industry in the UK and Republic of Ireland and is the only monthly sport TV listings magazine tailored to the sports betting market with all the key fixtures for the month ahead, making it a vital business tool for the trade.

In addition, Betview provides industry news, views and opinions plus interviews with industry leaders and sporting features.

In March 2009 Betview firmly established its market place by launching its own Betview Awards 2009 – currently the only industry led awards for the betting and gaming industry.

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