On the Inside

October 2012, Volume 22 No. 10

A special thanks to Farrell Cockrum (Blackfeet Nation) for allowing us to feature "Yellowtail" on the cover of the October issue of Indian Gaming. Cockrum lives and paints in Albuquerque, New Mexico and is recognized as a fine artist throughout the Southwest. He can be reached by email at callovehopefaith@gmail.com. To view more of his work, visit www.adobefineart.com.

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Magazine Cover

Inside This Issue

Gaming Laboratories International (GLI)

IGT (center spread)

Bally Technologies (back cover)

Multimedia Games

Cadillac Jack


Klas Robinson Q.E.D.

Thalden-Boyd-Emery Architects

Table of Contents

DreamCatcher Hotels

Gasser Chair

Doug Hyde Studios

Northern Quest Resort & Casino

Casino Careers

Konami Gaming

Aristocrat Technologies

Video Gaming Technologies (VGT)

Speak Out: Indian Country a Potential Force in 2012 Elections - by Ernest L. Stevens, Jr.

Williams Interactive

World Game Protection Conference

National Indian Gaming Commission: Two Years in Review - by Tracie Stevens

JCM Global

Ainsworth Game Technology

Politics: Native American Delegates Support the President at Democratic National Convention - by Steve Cadue

Regulation: What's Past is Prologue - by Jamie Hummingbird

National Indian Gaming Association (NIGA)

Hnedak Bobo Group

The Internet and Indian Gaming – A Level Playing Field? - by Joseph Valandra

SOSH Architects


Internet Gaming: A Place at the Table - by John Tahsuda

Giesecke & Devrient

Ask the Experts: Spotlight on New Games & Technologies
Paul Cornish, Chukchansi Gold Resort & Casino; Mike Crenshaw, Pala Casino Spa & Resort; Jason Czito, Black Oak Casino; Warren Davidson, Coushatta Casino Resort; Larry Frank, Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino - Hollywood; Vincent Hubbard Jr., Inn of the Mountain Gods Resort and Casino; Eric Montoya, Paiute Palace Casino; Robert Moritz, Downstream Casino Resort; Gary Stevens, Chinook Winds Casino Resort; Elgin Toclanny, Casino Apache Travel Center; Mike Williams, BlueWater Resort & Casino; Donovan York, Santa Claran Hotel & Casino


Aruze Gaming

Wells Fargo Bank

Casino Hosts: Your Unknown Profit Center - by Eric Booker

Potawatomi Business Development Corporation: Investing to Close the Digital Divide in Indian Country - by Kip Ritchie

E-Commerce Opportunities for Tribal Governments - by Katherine Spilde

Mobile Technology Offers Many Benefits for Casino-Hotels - by Michael Schubach

Education: St. Croix Students Complete Casino Management Course

Gaming Market Advisors

More than 100 Regulators from 25 Tribes Attend GLI University Seminar for California Regulators

American Indian College Fund

Architecture in Indian Country
Klai Juba Architects / Cleo Design – Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Tampa, FL; DreamCatcher Hotels – Seven Clans Hotel in Kinder, LA; Hnedak Bobo Group – Four Winds Casino Resort in New Buffalo, MI; Thalden Boyd Emery Architects – Cypress Bayou Hotel in Charenton, LA; Walsh Bishop – Swinomish Casino & Lodge in Anacortes, WA; YWS Edmondson – Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Tulsa, OK

Entertainment: What Makes Your Casino Stand Out Today? - by Kell Houston

AIGA Update: November Conference to Focus on Doing Business in Indian Country - by Valerie Spicer

Arizona Indian Gaming Association

Great Plains Indian Gaming Association

G2E 2012: Spotlight on New Products and Services – Part II
Cuningham Group Architecture, Database Dynamics, MLP Seating, Veridocs

G2E New Games Rollout

Doug Hyde Studios

National Musuem of the NMAI

American Indian Veterans Memorial Initiative


Monthly Features & Columns

Openings & Expansions: Construction Continues on the Chickasaw Nation’s Saltcreek Casino; Redding Rancheria Tribal Health Center Opens; Four Winds Casinos Celebrates Grand Opening of New Hard Rock Cafe; Northern Quest Resort & Casino ‘Releases the Feast’ with its Newly Expanded Buffet; Thunder Valley Casino Resort Holds Traditional Chinese Blessing of New Red Lantern Asian Restaurant

Who's Who: Robby Romero – A Voice on Climate Change from an Indigenous Perspective



Publisher's Page

Cover Artist

New Games

Product Spotlight

Calendar of Events


From the White House

In the News

Community Outreach

Ad Index