IP Casino Resort Spa Wins Eight of TeleSouth Media’s Listeners’ Choice (228) Awards

BILOXI, Miss.IP CASINO RESORT SPA today announced that the destination won eight TeleSouth Media (228) Awards, along with 29 nominations in various categories.

The (228) Awards is TeleSouth Media’s annual listeners’ choice poll where the Mississippi Gulf Coast community can nominate and vote for their favorite local businesses, organizations and individuals as “Best in South Mississippi.”  The voting period ran for three months, and award categories included Food & Eateries, Bars & Nightlife, Entertainment, Lifestyle, Health & Wellness and more. 

The following are IP’s (228) Awards:

Food & Eateries

Best Chef – Overall: Matthew Kallinikos, Specialty Room Chef at thirty-two

Best Waiter – Tom Laudisi, Specialty Food Server at thirty-two

Bars & Nightlife

Best Pool Bar – Quench

Best Wine Selection – thirty-two

Best Ladies Night – Chill Ultra Lounge


Best Slots

Best Sports Book

Best Tables

To learn more about IP’s gaming entertainment offerings, visit www.ipbiloxi.com.


Winner of the elite AAA Four Diamond award, the IP CASINO RESORT SPA is the Gulf Coast's premier entertainment resort destination. Towering 32 stories over the scenic Back Bay of Biloxi, the IP is home to more than 1,000 elegantly appointed hotel rooms and suites, live entertainment, award-winning restaurants, and a first-class spa. For further information, visit www.ipbiloxi.com. IP CASINO RESORT SPA is a property of Boyd Gaming. Founded in 1975, Boyd Gaming Corporation (NYSE: BYD) is a leading geographically diversified operator of 28 gaming entertainment properties in 10 states. With one of the most experienced leadership teams in the casino industry, Boyd Gaming prides itself on offering its guests an outstanding entertainment experience, delivered with unwavering attention to customer service. For additional Company information and press releases, visit www.boydgaming.com.