It is a major day of global celebration for the economic, political and social achievements of women.The International Women inGaming Awards launched today and are open for entries on http://www.gaming-awards.com/wig.html.
The inaugural International Woman in Gaming Awards have been created to highlight the exceptional women working in Land based and I gaming industry, role models that show it is an industry that offers exciting career opportunities for women on both a national and global basis.
The closing date for nomination is 8 June2010. The winners will be announced in September 2010 at a presentation ceremony in London.
Women in Gaming Awards is agreat opportunity for employers to recognize female team leaders within organization and their contribution to the success of business.
Applicants can submit, and thus showcase their achievements, in eight thematic fields:
Hidden Talent of the Year Award
This award will go to the woman whose contribution to the success of the organisation may not be obviously visible, but nonetheless invaluable and greatly appreciated. The person could be someone who supports a successful team/individual in the organisation. It could be someone who holds a position unique to your business.
Star of the Future Award
This award will go to the woman , whose energy, ambition and generosity of spirit represents the positive future of the gambling industry.
Leader of the Year Award
This category is open to all female team, department and business leaders working in land based/igaming industry ,nominees could be team leaders, managers, directors, ceo,cfo within the Land based and I gaming business.
Team of the Year Award
This will be awarded to the team, led by a woman that contributited to the company’s success.
Inspiration of the Year Award
This award will go to the woman whose efforts are bringing about positive cultural change for women within her organisation. This could be someone who is influencing or implementing programmes to support the development of women in the business.
Affiliate Manager Manager of the Year Award
This award will go to the woman whose leadership skills and commercial flair set her apart from her peers.
Innovator of the Year Award
This award will go to the woman, at any level in the organisation, who has made an innovative contribution that has transformed the business. This could be innovative Marketing/HR/Sales campaigne or operational decision.
The Industry Pride of the Year Award
This award will be selected by the judges from the finalists of our seven categories listed above and will go to one exceptional woman whose vision, innovative approach and success make her an outstanding role model that will inspire more women to choose a career in Land based Gaming or I gaming industry.