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Fantasy Sports Interactive – FSI are proud to announce they have won the “Rising Star in the FantasySports / VirtualSports Award” at the CEEGC Budapest 2018!
The CEEGC (Central and Eastern European Gaming Conference) Budapest is an annual boutique event for the iGaming industry, which was held for a third consecutive year on September 25th 2018.
The organisers brought together a select team of successful professionals from the fields of the overall gambling and iGaming industry, as well as experts from the Regulatory and Legislation fields, for a series of insightful panel discussions.
The panels focused on the current situation and Regulation steps happening in Central and Eastern Europe. A highly informative IMGL Masterclass TM took place as well, regarding the U.S Market, its evolution in the post-PASPA era and the role of the European Operations in the ongoing establishment and application of the required regulatory frame.
The Conference was attended by a variety of high-level representatives from some of the most well-known companies in the online gambling industry and several experts from the Legal and Blockchain sectors.
Some of the companies attending the Event were BetConstruct, BtoBet, Betsson, NetEnt, SBTech, Tom Horn, iForium, Play’n’Go, Altenar and FederBet.
Fantasy Sports Interactive was originally nominated by the European Gaming Media Committee in both Fantasy Sports Categories of the Awards:
- Best Overall Fantasy Sports / Virtual Sports Provider 2018
- Rising Star in the Fantasy Sports / Virtual Sports 2018
The Committee decided based on criteria indicating the companies’ outstanding contributions to the online sector of industry in their respective fields.
Fantasy Sports Interactive competed with other Fantasy and Virtual Sports Software companies in an online voting phase between 1st and 31st August 2018 and managed to get shortlisted in both Categories.
The final winners of each category were decided by envelope vote, casted by the CEEGC attendees.
FSI was represented by the company’s Marketing and Communications Manager, Maria Arnidou. The Fantasy Sports Interactive team greatly appreciate their peers’ support and look forward to presenting more of their work to the industry.
“We are proud to receive the CEEGC Rising Star in the FantasySports / Virtual Sports Award. We would like to thank our team, for bringing the company’s vision to life, the European Gaming Events for hosting us and everyone who kindly supported us with their vote, from the very beginning and during our journey from the nomination, to the shortlist and to this award. We’d like to congratulate our worthy fellow-nominees and let everyone know we are committed to working hard and advancing further. We are looking forward to meeting you all at ICE 2019!”.
FSI have been working on Fantasy Sports since 2013. They aired a beta version of their proof of concept B2C site, Bet4theBest, in 2014; they officially launched with Bet4theBest in the UK in 2015 with an extended Marketing Campaign both in Digital and Traditional Marketing and former footballer and pundit Jermaine Jenas as brand ambassador. After gaining hands-on experience both on B2C handling and marketing, they proceeded with founding Fantasy Sports Interactive; a B2B Fantasy Sports Software House offering a complete and fully customizable range of fantasy sports solutions.
Source: European Gaming Media and Events