On the Inside

March 2011, Volume 21 No. 3

A special thanks to Bill Rabbit for allowing us to feature his artwork, "He Dances With Honor" on the cover of the March issue of Indian Gaming. Bill is a member of the Cherokee Nation of Oklahoma and lives in Pryor, OK. He can be reached by calling (918) 825-3716 or email buyndnart@sbcglobal.net. To view more of his work, visit www.billandtracirabbit.com.

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Magazine Cover

Inside This Issue

Bally Technologies (inside front cover)

Multimedia Games (back cover)

DreamCatcher Hotels (center spread)

Gaming Laboratories International

Media Logic


Casino Careers Online

Aristocrat Technologies

Table of Contents


Thalden-Boyd-Emery Architects

Hnedak Bobo Group

Cadillac Jack

Speak Out: Banding Together to Meet Economic Challenges - by Delores Pigsley

American Gaming Systems

NIGC Report: Safeguarding the Industry Through Training and Technical Assistance - by Steffani A. Cochran


Executive Q&A: Up Close with CEO David LaSarte-Meeks, Coeur d’Alene Casino Resort Hotel

Viejas Casino and California Lottery Join Together in First-of-its-Kind Partnership - by Diana Saenger

National Indian Gaming Association (NIGA)

Construction in Indian Country Conference

Bally Technologies

Regulation: A Closer Look at the NIGC’s Class III MICS - by Norman H. DesRosiers

Doug Hyde Studios

Legal Front: Tribal Regulation of Employee Relationships - by Kevin J. Allis

Great Plains Indian Gaming Association

Case Study: Mohegan Sun Increases Revenue and Occupancy with Rainmaker’s Revenue Management Software - by Christopher Friday

Maximized Marketing: Winning the Mailbox Battle - by Michael J. Broderick

Foxwoods’ Unique Marketing Initiatives - by Tara Gregson

Buss Productions

Potawatomi Bingo Casino Celebrates 20 Years of Entertaining Southeastern Wisconsin - by Mike Goodrich

Wind River Casino: Celebrating 20 Years of Success

Pala Casino Spa & Resort Celebrates 10 Years

Hotels in Indian Country - Part II
Agua Caliente Casino Resort Spa - Rancho Mirage, CA; Barona Resort & Casino - San Diego, CA; Hilton Santa Fe Golf Resort and Spa at Buffalo Thunder Resort and Casino - Santa Fe, NM; Downstream Casino Resort Hotel - Quapaw, OK; MGM Grand at Foxwoods Hotel, Grand Pequot Tower Hotel, Great Cedar Hotel, Two Trees Inn, Foxwoods Resort Casino - Mashantucket, CT; Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino - Tampa, FL; Spa Resort Casino - Palm Springs, CA; Tulalip Resort Casino - Tulalip, WA

Buss Productions

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Monthly Features & Columns

Openings & Expansions:
Casino Del Sol’s Topping-Off Ceremony a Grand Occasion; The Nottawaseppi Huron Band of the Potawatomi Announce Future Plans for FireKeepers Casino; Gun Lake Tribe and Station Casino Open Gun Lake Casino in West Michigan; Shakopee Mdewakanton Open Mazopiya, a Natural Food Market; Viejas Casino Ushers in Chinese New Year with Opening of Emerald Asian Cuisine; Foxwoods Resort Casino Welcomes Year of the Rabbit with New Fay Da Bakery



Publisher's Page

Cover Artist

Extraordinary Employee

New Games

Product Spotlight

Film Review


Calendar of Events

From the White House

In the News

Community Outreach