This year's Annual Online Bingo Summit on 17th – 18th June 2008 in London will have an additional attraction in the form of the inaugural  Bullet Business Online Bingo Awards 2008 sponsored by Paysafecard.
 
The awards feature seven categories covering Best Newcomer, Best Online Bingo Portal, Best Marketing Campaign, Best Affiliate Program, Online Bingo Software and the Online Bingo Operator 2008. 
 
Seven industry experts were brought together by Bullet Business in order to select the categories and to decide on Clun USA Casinothe nominees for each category.
 
“The panellists make up a representation of the online Bingo industry right now – a snapshot of the current market, with representatives from operations, technology, supplier, affiliate, analyst and association,” said Ravi Virpal, Director and Organiser for the Bullet Business Awards and Summit.
 
“The aim has always been to give the online bingo industry the recognition it deserves as a stand alone business whilst also recognising the companies that have pushed to make this happen”.
 
Panellists include Michael Braga of Mice & Dice (Jackpot Joy), Phil Fraser of Which Bingo, David Hunter of Paysafecard, Jessica Luthi of Affiliate Program Advice, Steve Cook of Parlay Entertainment, Steven Baldwin of The Bingo Association and Ravi Virpal of Bullet Business. Following hours of discussion and deliberation the seven panellists settled on the categories and nominees. [http://www.bulletbusiness.com/bingoawards2008/]
 
Steve Cook, MD for Parlay Entertainment, said: "The Bingo Awards are in recognition of the phenomenal growth of the online bingo industry and an acknowledgement of the key players that aspire to be the best of the best and stand out from the rest!  All the nominations show a strong category of excellence and those that excel in providing a quality customer experience.  There is tough competition in the market between online brands that is also driving the bingo industry to new heights".