IGT, Walker Digital Gaming and Bally Technologies take top honors

International Game Technology walked away with the Platinum Award for its DynamiX gaming product, which earned the judges’ highest marks in Casino Journal’s Top 20 Most Innovative Gaming Technology Products for 2009 Contest.

Bally Technologies earned two top awards - the Attendee Choice award and the Silver Award - for its Bally ALPHA Elite Cash Spin with U-Spin and Interactive Reels.

Attendees at the Gaming Technology Summit, presented this week by BNP Media and WhiteSand Gaming, ranked the Bally product highest during special voting this week, earning it the Attendee Choice award. In addition, the product earned the Silver Award in the overall contest.

Rounding out the awards was Walker Digital Gaming, which earned the Gold Award for its Perfect Pay on Smart Baccarat Table Network.

Winners of the top four awards as well as winners for the entire Top 20 contest were honored at a luncheon Wednesday during the Gaming Technology Summit held at Green Valley Ranch resort-casino in Henderson, Nev. Rich Schneider, IGT executive vice president of network systems, gave the keynote address at the luncheon.

See the complete list of Top 20 award winners for 2009.