On the Inside

May 2012, Volume 22 No. 5

A special thanks to Allen KnowsHisGun for allowing us to feature "Little Big Horn Village" on the cover of the May issue of Indian Gaming. Allen is a Crow Indian fine artisan living in Billings, Montana. He can be reached by calling (406) 281-2943 or email allenknowshisgun@hotmail.com. To view more of Allen's work, visit www.knowsgunartgallery.us

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Magazine Cover

Inside This Issue

Konami Gaming (inside front cover)

Bally Technologes (back cover)

Gaming Laboratories International (GLI)

Global Gaming Expo (G2E)


Thalden-Boyd-Emery Architects

Multimedia Games

Bally Technologies

Table of Contents

Wells Fargo Bank

Speak Out: As Gaming Matures, Diversification Efforts Grow - by John McCarthy

NIGA Salutes Our Native American Warriors - by Ernest L. Stevens, Jr.

Database Dynamics

Internet Gaming Q&A: Spotlight on Penny Coleman, Principal, Coleman Indian Law / Counsel, Anderson Indian Law


Bally Technologies

Education: Actor Adam Beach Inspires Youth at the Muckleshoot Tribal School

Unique Training Program Proves to be a Major Success for Coushatta Casino Resort

Going Green: Salish Cliffs Garners Distinction for Environmentally Friendly Golf Course Management

Konami Gaming

Player Loyalty: Rethinking the Three-Tiered Rewards Program - by Andrew Klebanow

No Luck Needed: How the Right Data Can Improve Casino Marketing Campaigns - by Ryan E. Meister

Hnedak Bobo Group

Doug Hyde Studios

Indian Gaming 2012: A Resounding Success for NIGA

NIGA in a Flash

Convention Coverage: Pokagon Band of Potawatomi Indians is High Bidder in HBG’s Collector Guitar Auction for Spirit of Sovereignty

Architectural Design in Indian Country: Hnedak Bobo Group – Four Winds Hartford Casino in Hartford, Michigan; RSP Architects – Harrah's Ak-Chin Hotel & Casino in Maricopa, Arizona; Thalden-Boyd-Emery Architects – Wildhorse Resort Casino in Pendleton, Oregon; WorthGroup Architects – Indian Head Casino in Warm Springs, Oregon

2012 Design/Build Directory

Oklahoma Indian Gaming Association

Protecting Your Casino From Workplace Violence - by Eric K. Rodriguez

Seneca Black Elk Scholarship Fund

Gaming Market Advisors

American Indian Veterans Memorial Initiative

Smithsonian NMAI

Indian Gaming Magazine

American Indian College Fund


Monthly Features & Columns

Openings & Expansions: Paiute Palace Celebrates Completion of Casino Renovation; Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Tulsa Officials Celebrate Construction Milestone; Choctaw Casino in Broken Bow Unveils New Café and Lounge; Grand Casino Mille Lacs Opens New VIP Lounge and High-Service Gaming Area



Cover Artist

New Games

Product Spotlight

Calendar of Events


From the White House

In the News

Community Outreach

Ad Index