Gaming Laboratories International (GLI®) Shortlisted in Two Categories in the VIXIO Gambling Compliance Global Regulatory Awards 2021

September 11, 2021 | Vendor News

LAKEWOOD, N.J. (September 9, 2021) – Gaming Laboratories International (GLI®) has been shortlisted in two categories in the VIXIO GamblingCompliance Global Regulatory Awards 2021 (GRA’s).

GLI’s SVP of Quality and Technical Compliance Christine Gallo has been shortlisted in the Chief Compliance Officer of the Year category, and Technical Compliance Specialist, Digital Mike Robbins has been shortlisted in the Compliance Rising Star category.

“As one of the world’s foremost compliance organizations, we are thrilled that Christine and Mike have been shortlisted for these honors. Their dedication to compliance serves as a model to our staff worldwide, which leverages our decades of global experience to help our clients achieve their goals, no matter how big or small, or how unique the challenge,” said GLI CEO James Maida.

Under Gallo’s leadership, GLI helps thousands of clients in 480 jurisdictions achieve and maintain compliance. The millions of gaming equipment certifications her team have awarded for suppliers and regulators are the gaming industry’s backbone. She continually raises the profile of compliance throughout GLI’s 24 offices, reminding the company’s teams that compliance is priority one.

Robbins pioneers new testing methodologies, and he is a standards expert whose knowledge and insights are sought after by GLI’s clients all over the world, from both established and emerging jurisdictions. His vast knowledge of existing and emerging technologies makes him an authority on how evolving technologies affect existing regulations and vice versa, making him an essential expert in the overall evolution of the gaming industry.

According to event organizers, the VIXIO GRAs recognize and celebrate the achievements of individuals, teams, and businesses across the gambling landscape who have excelled in the field of compliance, corporate social responsibility, and responsible gambling over the course of the year.

For more information about how GLI can give you leading compliance advice and insights into the future of gaming, contact your GLI representative. You can also learn more by following GLI on LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, and YouTube.

About Gaming Laboratories International

Gaming Laboratories International (GLI®) is committed to delivering the highest quality land-based, lottery, and iGaming testing and assessment services around the world. GLI provides suppliers, operators, and regulators with expert guidance for navigating the future of gaming and ensuring gaming innovations meet regulatory standards with confidence. Since 1989, GLI has certified nearly 2 million items and has tested equipment for more than 480 jurisdictions. GLI has a global network of laboratory locations across six continents, with U.S. and international accreditations for compliance with ISO/IEC standards for technical competence in the gaming, wagering and lottery industries. GLI was named “Best Laboratory” in the SAGSE Awards 2020, “Best Test Lab in the Baltics,” and “Best Test Lab in the Nordics” in the Baltic and Scandinavian Gaming Awards 2020. For more information, visit

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