London, UK –13th February 2013. In the last week, Skrill has been recognised twice for its leading position in the online payment industry by scooping awards for best payment provider. The awards are reflective of Skrill’s long-term ambition to become the first choice for online payments, by providing a global, secure payments solution allowing gaming merchants to accept payments internationally.
Skrill was presented the ‘Best Payment Solutions Provider Company of the Year’ award at the International Gaming Awards 2013 on February 4th. Supported by leading international gaming professionals, the award event celebrates and recognises the achievements and success within this highly competitive and demanding industry.
The company also won ‘Best Payment System’ at the iGB Affiliate Awards on Friday, February 8th, the iGB Affiliate awards, now in their sixth year, celebrate growth, innovation and achievements in the gaming industry and are decided by both votes and a jury.
With its position as a global, secure payments solution allowing gaming merchants to accept payments internationally, Skrill enables everyone to pay and get paid globally, with the evolution of its products and service, such as the new vastly improved gateway being rolled out this month and the introduction of innovative payment features such as Skrill 1-Tap.
Craig Doyle, SVP of Sales and Marketing, commented “As the payment industry becomes ever more competitive, we are proud to be recognised as the best payment solution within the gaming sector. As Skrill continues to innovate and grow throughout 2013, we will be looking to build on our achievements and consolidate our position as a leading provider of online payment solutions”.
Wouter Sleijffers, Skrill VP Marketing Services, accepting the award for ‘Best Payment Solutions Provider Company of the Year’ at the International Gaming Awards 2013.