On the Inside

May 2019, Volume 29 No. 5

A special thanks to Christopher Sweet for allowing us to feature his artwork, "Eagle Headdress" on the cover of the May 2019 issue. Christopher is a member of the Ho-Chunk Nation and lives in Oak Creek, Wisconsin. He can be reached by email at  csweetnativeart@gmail.com. To view more of his artwork go to Facebook: C Sweet Native Art.

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Magazine Cover

Inside This Issue

GLI (inside front cover)

Merkur Gaming (back cover)


Scientific Games


Viejas Casino & Resort

Table of Contents

Konami Gaming



KlasRobinson Q.E.D.

Speak Out: Fighting for Tribal Sovereignty - by Brian Cladoosby

Global Gaming Expo (G2E)

Tribal Leader Roundtable: Spotlight on 21st Century Leadership
John L. Berrey, Chairman ­­– Quapaw Tribe; Bernadine Burnette, President – Fort McDowell Yavapai Nation; Michael Hunter, Tribal Chairman – Coyote Valley Band of Pomo Indians; Doug Welmas, Chairman – Cabazon Band of Mission Indians

Finance: Perspective on the Last Decade of Tribal Economic Development - by Kristi Jackson

Property Development: Golf in Indian Country – 2019 - by Matthew S. Robinson

Doug Hyde Studios

Cyber Security: Understanding the Dark Web and Protecting Your Property - by Andrew Cardno

National Indian Gaming Association (NIGA)

Operations: Rethinking Food & Beverage - by Andrew Klebanow

Indian Gaming 2019: Game Technology Showcase
Andrew Burke, AGS; Abhinay Bhagavatula, Aristocrat; Laura Sims, Aruze; Steve Slotwinski, Eclipse Gaming; Dean Ehrlich, Everi; Mike Dreitzer, Gaming Arts; Mike Brennan, IGT; Steve Walther, Konami Gaming; David Orrick, Merkur Gaming US; Mike Darley, Next Gaming; Rick Meitzler, Novomatic Americas; Cathryn Lai, Scientific Games; James Starr, VGT; Rusty Morin, Video King

NIGA in a Flash

Northwest Indian Gaming Conference & Expo

Milestone: Gila River Hotels & Casinos Breaks Guinness World Records Titles for the Largest Set of Bingo Balls and Largest Bingo Card

Oklahoma Indian Gaming Association (OIGA)

Conference Preview: Clarion and NIGA Strike Strategic Partnership Ahead of First ICE North America

Grand Opening Q&A: Up Close with Bruce McClure, General Manager of Sac & Fox Casino on the Opening of the Silver Fox Showroom & Bingo Entertainment Center


Monthly Features & Columns

Openings & Expansions: Cowlitz Crossing Convenience Store Opens on the Cowlitz Reservation; Muckleshoot Indian Tribe to Develop Luxury Hotel at Casino; Sycuan’s $260 Million Hotel and Resort Expansion Opens to the Public; Kalispel Tribe Opens New Kalispel Casino Just in Time for Recreational Travelers; Eastern Band of Cherokee Hold Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for New Solar Project; New Cold Stone Creamery Serves Up Sweetness at Morongo



Publisher's Page

Cover Artist

New Games

Calendar of Events


In the News

From the White House

Community Outreach

Ad Index