LAS VEGAS, Oct. 2, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Boyd Gaming Corporation (NYSE: BYD) today announced that B Connected Online received the Gold Award for Best Hospitality & Leisure Website at this year's International Business Awards, while B Connected Mobile received the Silver Award in the category of Travel App.
Also known as the "Stevie Awards," the International Business Awards are widely recognized as the world's premier business awards.
Since their launch, B Connected Online and B Connected Mobile have received numerous national and international business awards, including the American Gaming Association's Communications Award; the Adrian Awards, presented by the Hospitality Sales and Marketing Association International; the Interactive Media Awards; and the Magellan Awards, presented by the League of American Communications Professionals.Paul Chakmak, Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer for Boyd Gaming, said, "These awards demonstrate that B Connected Online and B Connected Mobile have set a new standard of excellence for the worldwide hospitality industry. By delivering highly personalized, constantly updated information to our guests, these innovative tools support and enhance our strategy of creating consistently memorable experiences for our guests." For more information, visit www.bconnectedonline.com, or www.bconnectedmobileapp.com. About Boyd Gaming Headquartered in Las Vegas, Boyd Gaming Corporation(NYSE: BYD) is a leading diversified owner and operator of 17 gaming entertainment properties located in Nevada, New Jersey, Mississippi, Illinois, Indiana, and Louisiana. Boyd Gaming press releases are available at www.prnewswire.com . Additional news and information on Boyd Gaming can be found at www.boydgaming.com . SOURCE Boyd Gaming Corporation