irst, in the shortlist of nominees at the EGR North America Awards 2017, SugarHouse Online Casino is included in four best of categories, including 'Operator of the Year,' one of the most prestigious recognitions in the online gaming industry. PlaySugarHouse.com is also nominated as Casino Operator, Best Product Innovation and Mobile Gaming Product.
iGaming North America Awards also included SugarHouse Online Casino in three of its shortlist of nominations, which recognize excellence and innovation displayed by gaming organizations operating in North America. The nominations are for Operator of the Year, Best Innovation in North American iGaming and Best Marketing Campaign.
Rush Street Interactive executives, who operate PlaySugarHouse.com, are honored by this remarkable recognition by both EGR and iGNA, since the site has only been live for six months.
"We are thrilled to be among the shortlisted companies for these prestigious awards," said Mattias Stetz, COO of Rush Street Interactive. "We put a lot of thought into the product development when creating PlaySugarHouse.com. It is very flattering to see that our peers, as well as our players, are noticing. The feedback has been fantastic and our financial results are showing the same thing."
In six months, SugarHouse Online Casino has achieved month-over-month revenue growth of over 33% and is one of the three operators under the Golden Nugget iGaming permit in New Jersey that contributed to February's record breaking numbers, released earlier this month by the New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement.
Winners of the EGR North America Awards 2017 and the iGaming North America Awards will be announced at ceremonies next month.
"These nominations and our strong financial performance are testament that our interactive teams, who deserve all the credit, are driving iGaming innovation and placing us on the shortlist of main players in the industry," said Stetz. "Our strategy from the start has been to offer a large variety of exciting games and engaging social features."