Quickspin Clinches 7 Finalist Spots at WIG Diversity Awards: A Milestone for the Slots Industry


Slot enthusiasts, we have some thrilling news to share from the world of slots development! Quickspin, the renowned creator of some of the world’s most exciting video slots, has just made a significant achievement at the WIG Diversity Awards. The company’s commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) has been recognized as it has been named a finalist in a whopping seven categories! 

Quickspin, a stalwart in the industry known for its diverse portfolio of thrilling slots, is now also being applauded for its diverse workforce and inclusive workplace. This recognition is a testament to Quickspin’s dedication to fostering a work environment where people from all walks of life can flourish.

The company is a proud finalist in both the Company of the Year and Best Diverse Place to Work award categories. But the recognition doesn’t stop at the company level. Seven exceptional women from Quickspin are also individual finalists, highlighting the crucial roles they play in their fields.

Here are the individuals who’ve been recognized for their remarkable contributions:

  • Yumiko Lundh (Employee of the Year)
  • Linn Lange (Inspiration of the Year)
  • Anna Alexson (HR Champion Award)
  • Ash Hagen & Olha Ihnatiuk (Positive Role Model of the Year)
  • Agustina Lopez & Iryna Matvieieva (Star of the Future)

The WIG Diversity Awards are held in high regard within the gaming industry, serving to honor organizations and individuals committed to fostering workplace diversity, equity, and inclusion. 

Quickspin CEO Panagiotis Chryssovitsanos shared his pride in the company’s recognition, stating that “diversity, equity, and inclusion are not just words – this crucial strategic work is driven from a management level – we prioritize them in everything we do.”

At SlotsBandits, we can’t help but admire how Quickspin’s DEI initiatives have not only shaped a better workplace but also contributed to the creation of some of the most engaging and innovative slot games in the market. From our perspective, a diverse team brings diverse ideas, and in the world of slots, that equates to more unique themes, gameplay mechanics, and immersive experiences for players like us.

The WIG Diversity Awards ceremony is scheduled to take place on the 8th of June 2023 at The Savoy Hotel in London. We are eagerly looking forward to celebrating the achievements of these Quickspin stars and their contributions to the thriving slots industry. 

Stay tuned to SlotsBandits for more exciting updates from the world of slots, and join us in rooting for Quickspin at the upcoming WIG Diversity Awards. Here’s to more diversity, more inclusivity, and of course, more exciting slot games!

As always, keep spinning and winning