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January 25, 2011 19:01 ET

PKR.com is Poker Operator of the Year

Next-Gen Site Named Top Online Poker Operator for the Second Year

LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM--(Marketwire - Jan. 25, 2011) - Poker site PKR.com continues its winning streak as it picked up the 2011 International Gaming Awards Online Poker Operator of the Year nod for the second year running.

PKR.com now holds the IGA Poker Operator of the Year titles for 2010 and 2011 as well as the eGaming Review Poker Operator of the Year 2010. IGA Award judges praised PKR for providing the most engaging and immersive poker experience.

Malcolm Graham, CEO of PKR.com said, "We are thrilled to be named as Poker Operator of the Year for the second consecutive year. 2010 was a difficult time for the industry as a whole, and this award is a great reward for all our hard work. We look forward to a prosperous 2011."

The annual International Gaming Awards recognise success and achievement in individuals, companies and the industries they serve across. The IGA hosted at an impressive gala event at London's Jumeirah Carlton Tower to celebrate the winners.

Founded in 2004 by serial entrepreneur Jez San, PKR.com is headquartered in Camden, London and now employs over 100 staff. It has over 4 million registered users and has won numerous awards including the designation as the UK's fastest growing technology company in the 2010 Sunday Times Tech Track 100. 

About PKR

PKR is a revolutionary new concept in online poker that has changed the way the game is played.

Featuring stunning real-time 3D graphics and a uniquely engaging and immersive gaming system, PKR brings an unparalleled and previously unseen level of realism to online poker.

Developed by some of the brightest stars in the video games and poker industries, PKR continues to be the most innovative poker room in the world.

For more information on PKR.com, please contact Jen Delaney.

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