"Where the Canadian Gaming Industry Meets"

Annual Gaming Industry Awards

The annual Canadian Gaming Summit Industry Awards recognize the achievements, contributions and leadership within the Gaming Industry. The awards are split into the following sub-sections.

The Canadian Gaming
Industry Awards 

Since its inception over 20 years ago, the Industry Awards have recognized achievements in leadership within the gaming industry. 

Sponsored by:

Canadian Gaming Association

First Nation Gaming Awards

The 11th Annual First Nation Canadian Gaming Awards recognized the contributions of First Nation casinos to the First Nation and neighbouring communities.

The awards also honour the outstanding accomplishments and contributions of Aboriginal people employed by a First Nation casino within Canada and the continued development and improvements within their operations. 

First Nation Canadian Gaming Awards

2019 Canadian Gaming Awards Winners:

Canadian Gaming Industry Award:

John Dominelli, NRT Technology Corp. 

2019 Awards Recipients

John Dominelli, NRT Technology Corp. 

2019 First Nation Awards Winners:

Life Time Achievement:

John Blair Morin, Enoch Cree Nation / River Cree Casino Resort

John Blair Morin, Enoch Cree Nation / River Cree Casino Resort

Community Service Award:
Tracey Aginas, Alexis Naktota Sioux Nation

Tracey Aginas, Alexis Naktota Sioux Nation

Leadership Award:

Lise Kwekkeboom, Ojibway Chippewas of Rama, Director Marketing Services Casino Rama

Lise Kwekkeboom, Ojibway Chippewas of Rama, Director Marketing Services Casino Rama

Employee of the Year:

Robert Commanda, Nipissin First Nation, Lead Gaming Technician Slots, Casino Rama

Robert Commanda, Nipissin First Nation, Lead Gaming Technician Slots, Casino Rama