Press Release

NPi Shortlisted For Lottery Supplier Of The Year By 2019 EGR North America Awards

LANSING, Michigan, February 28, 2019 /CNW/ – NeoPollard Interactive (“NPi”) announced today that it has been shortlisted for Lottery Supplier of the Year at the 6th annual eGaming Review (“EGR”) North America Awards, which will be presented at an awards ceremony on April 11, 2019, in Atlantic City, New Jersey.

The EGR North America Awards recognize excellence in the North American online gaming industry. The Lottery Supplier of the Year category celebrates suppliers who have demonstrated outstanding performance and innovation in the delivery of market-leading solutions for lottery operators. Primarily, the judging criteria considers product integration and delivery, product quality, commercial success and innovation in the last 12 months.

With approximately 80% market share in terms of iLottery revenues in the U.S., NPi has perfected the requisite technology, operational expertise and industry-leading game development to support our lottery partners as they introduce iLottery programs in their states. NPi is proud to pave the way with our customers as they continue to prove that the iLottery channel is a vital source of significant incremental revenue for the worthy causes that they fund.

“NPi is honored to be shortlisted in this year’s Lottery Supplier of the Year category of the EGR North America Awards. We recognize the significant contributions of all nominees in this category to the growth and innovation of the lottery industry that we are privileged to serve,” said Liz Siver, General Manager of NeoPollard Interactive. “The partnerships that we have built over the past five years have given us the opportunity to lead the industry through the delivery of innovative iLottery solutions in support of our customers’ good causes. Our vision to elevate player experiences in the digital space is what drives our passionate team. On behalf of the talented team at NPi, we’re thrilled to have the opportunity to have our commitment and achievements recognized through the EGR Awards.”

About NeoPollard Interactive
NeoPollard Interactive LLC (“NeoPollard Interactive”) is jointly owned by two of the world’s most trusted and reputable companies in lottery and Internet gaming – Pollard Banknote Limited (“Pollard Banknote”) and NeoGames S.A.R.L. (“NeoGames”). Established in 2014, NeoPollard Interactive combines the marketing expertise and extensive worldwide lottery experience of Pollard Banknote with the proven leadership and technology of NeoGames in launching new online and mobile gaming products and services suited to an ever-evolving marketplace. The company leverages the strengths of each partner company to develop, implement, operate and maintain innovative online gaming services that enable regulated lottery clients to generate revenues for good causes.

Doug Pollard
Co-Chief Executive Officer
Telephone: (204) 474-2323
Moti Malul
Co-Chief Executive Officer
Telephone: 1-734-353-4275

About Pollard Banknote

Pollard Banknote is a leading lottery partner to more than 60 lotteries worldwide, providing high quality instant ticket products, licensed games, Schafer Systems and Fastrak retail merchandising solutions, and a full suite of digital offerings, ranging from world-class mkodo game apps to comprehensive player engagement and iLottery solutions, including strategic marketing and management services. The company is a proven innovator and has decades of experience helping lotteries to maximize player engagement, sales, and proceeds for good causes. Pollard Banknote also provides pull-tab tickets, bingo paper, and its Diamond Game and Oasis-branded electronic ticket machines to charitable and other gaming markets in North America. Established in 1907, Pollard Banknote is owned approximately 67.5% by the Pollard family and 32.5% by public shareholders, and is publicly traded on the TSX (PBL). For more information, please visit our website at

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Chief Financial Officer