On the Inside

February 2010, Volume 20 No. 2

A special thanks to Charles Lone Chief for allowing us to feature his artwork, "War Dancer" on the cover of the February issue of Indian Gaming. Lone Chief currently serves as Vice President of the Pawnee Business Council. For more information about his work, call (918) 633-2921 or email skidilonechief@peoplepc.com.

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Magazine Cover

Inside This Issue

Choctaw Casino Resort

Bally Technologies (back cover)

Sunway Hotel Group (inside back cover)


Casino Careers Online


Table of Contents

Gaming Laboratories International

Bally Technologies


Thalden-Boyd-Emery Architects

Speak Out: A Place at the Table and Seven Transformative Steps - by Jefferson Keel

Klas Robinson Q.E.D.

Rising Respect for Indian Sovereignty - by Kevin Leecy

Media Logic

15th Annual Western Indian Gaming Conference Draws Tribal Leaders and Industry Experts

Internet Poker: A Call To Action - by Robert Martin

2010 ­– New Year, Same Challenges - by Jamie Hummingbird

World Game Protection Conference

Slot Envy: How Table Games Managers Long for Analaysis that Slot Associates Take for Granted - by Michael May

Tribal Gaming and OSHA - by Jim Wanser

Underdog Marketing: Taking Care of your Best Players - by Todd Arend

Res 2010

Movie Theaters at Casinos - by James M. Klas

Preventing Electronic Payment Fraud - by Ross Federgreen

National Indian Gaming Association (NIGA)

Return on Investment Determines Non-Gaming Amenities - by Barry Thalden

Great Plains Indian Gaming Association (GPIGA)

Always Friendly, Always Fun! Cliff Castle Casino Hotel Offers Free Blackjack Lessons: Q&A with Tony Averitt, Marketing Director, and Rachel Jackson, Table Games Manager

Cache Creek’s Yocha Dehe Golf Club Designated a Certified Audubon Cooperative Sanctuary

Initial Impressions

Casinos and Food: A Naturally Symbiotic Relationship - by Laurence Carter

Buss Productions

Barona’s Restaurant Scene Satisfies Growing Culinary Consciousness

F&B Cost Control in the Palm of Your Hand? - by Bill Schwartz

Gaming Market Advisors

Human Resources: The Importance of Promotion and Career Advancement in the Gaming Industry - by Michelle Radvillas

Buss Productions

From the Archives of Indian Gaming Magazine: 1994 Highlights

Global Gaming Expo (G2E)

Smithsonian NMAI

California Nations Indian Gaming Association (CNIGA)

Indian Gaming Magazine


Monthly Features & Columns

Openings & Expansions: Akwesasne Mohawk Casino Hosts Grand Opening in Recognition of Recent $55 Million Expansion; Grand Opening Held for Coushatta Family Medical Center & Pharmacy’s New Building

Who’s Who: Apryl Allen – Singer/Songwriter Gives New Voice to Native Heritage - by AJ Naff



Publisher's Page

Cover Artist

Extraordinary Employee

New Games

Product Spotlight

DVD Review


Calendar of Events

From the White House

In the News

Community Outreach

Ad Index