Tracey Weber Joins IGT's Board of Directors

                 Tracey Weber Joins IGT's Board of Directors

PR Newswire

LAS VEGAS, Aug. 2, 2013

LAS VEGAS, Aug. 2, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --International Game Technology (NYSE:
IGT) ("IGT" or "the Company"), a global leader in casino gaming entertainment
and systems technology, announced today the appointment of Tracey Weber to the
Company's Board of Directors.

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"It is a pleasure to welcome such an accomplished business leader to our
Board," said Phil Satre, IGT's Chairman of the Board. "Tracey's operational
experience in the digital world will enrich our Board, helping to guide the
Company's global convergence strategy and to position us for future growth."

Ms. Weber has a strong operational background and successful track record
leading strategic, industry-leading digital initiatives for both large global
companies and small entrepreneurial firms. Tracey served as CitiBank's
Managing Director, North America Internet, Mobile and Global Product from 2010
to 2013. While there, American Banker's Bank Technology News named Tracey the
2012 Mobile Banker of the Year. She also honed her leadership working as EVP,
Textbooks and Digital Education at Barnes and Noble Inc. in 2010, as well as
President, Chief Operating Officer, NA and other senior leadership roles at
Travelocity.com from 2002 to 2010.

"I am delighted to have the opportunity to serve on IGT's Board of Directors,"
said Tracey Weber. "I look forward to lending my guidance and experience as
support for the activities that will allow IGT to achieve its goal to lead and
transform the gaming world."

Ms. Weber graduated with a Bachelor's degree in Economics from Harvard
University and earned her Master of Business Administration degree from the
Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.

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International Game Technology(NYSE: IGT) is a global leader in casino gaming
entertainment and continues to transform the industry by translating casino
player experiences to social, mobile and interactive environments for
regulated markets around the world. IGT's recent acquisition of DoubleDown
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Contact: Mariya Barnes, IGT Public Relations, 702-669-7679,
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