On the Inside

December 2012, Volume 22 No. 12

A special thanks to Raymond Nordwall for allowing us to feature his artwork, "Winter Wolf" on the cover of the December issue of Indian Gaming. Raymond is Pawnee, Cherokee and Ojibwe Indian and lives in Santa Fe, New Mexico. To view more of his work, call Nordwall Gallery & Studio at (505) 988-5057 or visit www.nordwallart.com.

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Magazine Cover

Inside This Issue

Thalden-Boyd-Emery Architects (inside front cover)

Multimedia Games (back cover)

Bally Technologies

World Game Protection Conference

Cadillac Jack

Table of Contents


Western Indian Gaming Conference


Indian Gaming - Happy Holidays


Speak Out: Indian Gaming Outlook - by Ernest L. Stevens, Jr.

Union Bank

ATE: Spotlight on 2013 and Beyond
Dike Bacon, Principal, Hnedak Bobo Group; Tracy Burris, Interim Gaming Commissioner, United Keetoowah Band of Indians; Steve Cadue, Chairman, Kickapoo Nation; Beth Deighan, President, Casino Careers; John Hinton, Associate Director of Entertainment and Gaming, Walsh Bishop; Kell Houston, Owner, Houston Productions; Knute Knudson, Vice President of Native American Development, IGT; Waltona Manion, Owner, Waltona Manion & Associates; Sheila Morago, Executive Director, Oklahoma Indian Gaming Association; Michael E. Newell, Special Projects Manager, Cheyenne and Arapaho Tribes of Oklahoma; Keith O’Brien, Senior Associate, RSP Architects; Mike Price, Director of Development, GLI; Victor Rocha, Editor, Pechanga.net; Linda J. Roe, VP Business Development & Client Relations, Thalden Boyd Emery Architects; Clair F. Rogers, Sr. VP of Sales, NEWave; Dan Savage, Vice President, Marketing, Bally Technologies; Joe Valandra, Managing Director, VAdvisors

Gaming Laboratories International

Doug Hyde Studios

Opinion: Don't Kill the Goose... - by John Tahsuda

Going Green: How Document Management Saves Time, Money and the Environment - by Michael Schubach

Business Venture: St. Croix's Thunder Island Coffee Launched

National Indian Gaming Association (NIGA)

Education: Port Madison Enterprises Honors Casino Employees with Certification in Tribal Gaming Management

iGaming North America Conference

2013 Indian Gaming Buyer's Guide & Directory

Great Plains Indian Gaming Association (GPIGA)

Gaming Market Advisors

PhD Project

American Indian Veterans Memorial Initiative

Peace Corps

Indian Gaming Magazine

Red Cross


Monthly Features & Columns

Opening & Expansions: Kootenai River Inn Expands With New Hotel Wing; Topping Off Celebration Marks Final Stages of Viejas Hotel Construction; Little Creek Casino Resort Welcomes RVs With New State-of-the-Art Parking Area; Casino Arizona’s New Bingo Hall Open for Business; Seminole Hard Rock Opens Asian Gaming Room and Noodle Bar; Lansing Mayor and Sault Tribe Chairman Announce Completed Land Purchase for Casino Project



Publisher's Page

Cover Artist

New Games

Calendar of Events


From the White House

In the News

Community Outreach

Ad Index