On the Inside

June 2012, Volume 22 No. 6

A special thanks to Doug Hyde for allowing us to feature his sculpture, "Under the Kachina Moon" on the June 2012 cover. Doug is of Nez Perce, Assiniboine and Chippewa descent. He resides in Prescott, Arizona and can be reached by calling (928) 776-1485 or email dhydesculpturestudio@cableone.net.

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Magazine Cover

Inside This Issue

Bally Technologies (inside front cover)

IGT (back cover)

Doug Hyde Studios (inside back cover)

Thalden-Boyd-Emery Architects

KlasRobinson Q.E.D.


Global Gaming Expo (G2E)

Gaming Laboratories International

Table of Contents

Multimedia Games

Aristocrat Technologies

Bally Technologies

Casino Careers

Hnedak Bobo Group

Tribal Leader Roundtable: Spotlight on the Benefits of Indian Gaming
Jon Greendeer, President, Ho-Chunk Nation; Reggie Lewis, Chairman, Picayune Rancheria of the Chukchansi Indians; Dale A. Miller, Chairman, Elk Valley Rancheria

Doug Hyde Sculpture

Ask the Experts: Spotlight on Players Club Development
Jack Bonar, Fort Sill Apache Casino; Don Casper, Fantasy Springs Resort Casino; Juan Echevarria, Tulalip Resort Casino; Christopher D. Fontenot, Coushatta Casino Resort; Emily Haver, Colusa Casino Resort; Melissa Hernandez, Kickapoo Lucky Eagle Casino; Sarah Konkle, BlueWater Resort & Casino; Eric Pearson, Northern Quest Resort & Casino; Sue Welp, Pala Casino Spa & Resort

Gaming Market Advisors

Property Review: Grand Casino Hinckley in Hinckley, MN

Cloud Coverage: Readying the Path to the Future of Gaming - by Knute Knudson

American Indian College Fund

Native Business: Leonard Prescott Draws on Experience and History to Forge New Path in Business

Oklahoma Indian Gaming Association

Building Information Modeling: A New Way to Build - by Klas Steinke

Training: Soft Skill Learning in Communities of Practice - by Thomas Dullien

Player Loyalty: How to Catch and Keep the Big Fish - by Andrew Klebanow

The Benefits of a Strong Entertainment Program - by Kell Houston

Is Your Casino Taking Advantage of the Latest Marketing Technologies? - by Chad Carpenter

IGT (center)

In Memoriam: "In Memory of My Dad" Bill Rabbit - by Traci Rabbit

Seneca Black Elk Scholarship Fund

Indian Gaming Magazine

American Indian Veterans Memorial Initiative

Smithsonian NMAI

Peace Corps

American Red Cross

National Museum of the American Indian


Monthly Features & Columns

Who's Who: Gabriel Ayala – Award-Winning Musician on the Move

Openings & Expansions: Viejas Casino Opens New “Buffet at Viejas”; Running Creek Casino Celebrates Grand Opening; Ground Breaking and Potawatomi Tribal Blessing Ceremony Held for New Data Center; Four Winds New Buffalo Opens New Hotel Tower; Entrance to Harrah’s Cherokee to Feature Living “Green Roof”; Pokagon Band Community Center Celebrated for Gold LEED Certification; Cherokee Nation Opens Third Cherokee National Museum



Publisher's Page

Cover Artist

Extraordinary Employee

New Games

Product Spotlight

Calendar of Events


From the White House

In the News

Community Outreach

Ad Index