On the Inside

May 2013, Volume 23 No. 5

A special thanks to Michael Chas Williams for allowing us to feature his artwork "Gathering of Elders – Grandpa White Cloud" on the cover of the May issue of Indian Gaming. Michael is a member of the Wichita Tribe of Anadarko Oklahoma, and resides in Long Beach, CA. He can be reached by calling (949) 279-3815 or email tedetskasademcw@netzero.net. To view more of his work, visit www.michaelchaswilliams.smugmug.com.

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Magazine Cover

Inside This Issue

Bally Technologies

Brill Hygienic Products (inside back cover)

Konami (back cover)

Hnedak Bobo Group

Global Gaming Expo (G2E)


Table of Contents

Multimedia Games

JCM Global



Speak Out: Online Gaming – Let the Learning Begin - by John McCarthy

Gaming Laboratories International

NIGC Report: NIGC Regulation Insight - by Eric Shepard

Cadillac Jack

Casino Careers

ATE: Spotlight on Entertainment Richard Brown, Fantasy Springs Resort Casino in Indio, CA; Tom Cantone, Mohegan Sun in Uncasville, CT; Andrew George, Suquamish Clearwater Casino Resort in Suquamish, WA; Wayne Hurte, Chumash Casino Resort in Santa Ynez, CA; Al O’Brien, Black Oak Casino in Tuolumne, CA; Bob Rech, Potawatomi Bingo Casino in Milwaukee, WI; Rob Reider, Ho-Chunk Gaming Black River Falls in Black River Falls, WI; Eric Smileuske, Chinook Winds Casino Resort in Lincoln City, OR; David Swift, Pala Casino Spa & Resort in Pala, CA; Lee Torres, Pechanga Resort & Casino in Temecula, CA

Klas Robinson Q.E.D.

Bally Technologies


Who's Who: Shoni and Jude Schimmel "It's Time to Dance" - by Steve Cadue

External Audit Update: AICPA Clarity Project - by Grant Eve

Internet Gaming: Rethinking Online Opportunities - by Lindsay Kininmonth

F&B Operations: Fully Training Your Food and Beverage Staff While Reducing Turnover - by Craig Pendleton

The Relevancy of Casino Entertainment - by Kell Houston

Doug Hyde Studios

Marketing: The Recipe for a Successful Social Media Campaign - by Anthony "Bert" Bertino

Architectural Design in Indian Country
Spotlight on Hnedak Bobo Group / Apache Casino Hotel - Project: Hotel; Thalden-Boyd-Emery Architects / Indigo Sky Casino & Hotel - Project: Casino, Hotel & RV Park; Cleo Design / Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino - Project: Asian Gaming Room (Interior Designer); JCJ Architecture / Viejas Casino Resort - Project: Hotel, Pool and Buffet Expansion

National Indian Gaming Association (NIGA)

2013 Design/Build Directory

Great Plains Indian Gaming Association

Oklahoma Indian Gaming Association

Northwest Indian Gaming Association

Let's Move

American Indian College Fund

American Indian Veterans Memorial Initiative


Gaming Market Advisors


Monthly Features & Columns

Openings & Expansions: River Spirit Casino Announces Phase II River Development; NIGA Begins Renovation of Historic Headquarters; Million Dollar Escalator Project Completed Ahead of Schedule and Under Budget at Chinook Winds Casino Resort; MHA Invests in Bismarck Hotel Project at United Tribes Technical College; North Dakota Visitor Center Set to Open Honoring Famous Sioux Leader Sitting Bull



Publisher's Page

Cover Artist

New Games

Product Spotlight

Calendar of Events


Internet Gaming

In the News

Legal Updates

From the White House

Community Outreach

Ad Index