NEXTEP receives 2011 Caesars Entertainment Excellence in Innovation Award
NEXTEP SYSTEMS, the leading provider of self service technology solutions for the casino and hospitality industries, was selected as the 2011 Caesars Entertainment Excellence in Innovation Award recipient by the William F. Harrah College of Hotel Administration of the University of Nevada Las Vegas.
The Caesars Entertainment Excellence in Innovation Award is given annually to honor a company for innovative breakthroughs in the hospitality industry. The award recognizes the organization whose outstanding innovative approaches have contributed the most significant impact to the hospitality industry, with creative and useful solutions.
“We are pleased to present NEXTEP with the Caesars Entertainment Excellence in Innovation Award,” stated Dr. Seyhmus Baloglu, Professor and Associate Dean for Research, William F. Harrah College of Hotel Administration, University of Nevada Las Vegas. “NEXTEP’s self-service product suite stood apart from other submissions in terms of innovative approach and business outcomes. NEXTEP provides effective and diverse solutions, which result in both guest and financial benefits, for multiple food and beverage operations including restaurants, casinos, deli operations, airports, stadiums, and arenas. We were excited to present the award to NEXTEP last night at the William F. Harrah College of Hotel Administration’s seventh annual Vallen Dinner of Distinction.”
“We are honored to be recognized by the William F. Harrah College of Hotel Administration, UNLV, with the 2011 Excellence in Innovation Award,” stated Tommy Woycik, president of NEXTEP SYSTEMS. “Our commitment to providing comprehensive, integrated solutions that are easy to administer yet enterprise scalable is key to our success.”
Along with NEXTEP, UNLV’s William F. Harrah College of Hotel Administration also honored Konami Gaming, television personality Guy Fieri, and American Gaming Association President Frank Fahrenkopf Jr.
Founded in 2004, NEXTEP SYSTEMS is the preeminent provider of self service solutions to the casino industry, and the industry’s only split-tender self service solution.
About William F. Harrah College of Hotel Administration, UNLV
The William F. Harrah College of Hotel Administration is dedicated to the advancement of research and practices in the hospitality industry. It promotes knowledge through funded research, events, awards, and publications, providing for the interaction and exchange of ideas among educators, researchers, students, and practitioners.