On the Inside

May 2014, Volume 24 No. 5

A special thanks to Raymond Nordwall for allowing us to feature his artwork, "Adorned With Many Honors" on the cover of the May 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

Konami Gaming (inside front cover)

IGT (center)

Wells Fargo Bank (inside back cover)

Bally Technologies (back cover)

Gaming Laboratories International (GLI)

Klas Robinson Q.E.D.

JCM Global

Doug Hyde Studios



Table of Contents

Multimedia Games

Ortiz Gaming

Novomatic Americas Sales

Gasser Chair Company

Speak Out: Tribal Colleges and Universities Prepare the Next Generation of Indian Gaming Executives - by Ernest L. Stevens, Jr.


American Gaming Systems

Video Gaming Technologies

NIGA Report: It Takes a Thousand Voices to Tell a Single Story - by Kevin Leecy

Bally Technologies

Tribal Sovereignty: We, the Native Peoples - by Bryan V. Brewer

WMS Gaming

Regulation: The Modern Gaming Commission - by Jamie Hummingbird

Rymax Marketing Services

Slot Revenue Protection and Loss Prevention - by Robert Allen

Hnedak Bobo Group


Effective Public Relations in Indian Country - by Maria T. Orozco

Acres Native

Konami Gaming

Set the Right Expectations For You and the Guest - by Frank Neborsky

Case Study: Foxwoods Resort & Casino Simulated Gaming Launch



Vantiv Gaming Solutions

Energy Systems Development

Ask the Experts: Spotlight on Maintaining the Competitive Edge – Part II Jennifer Caruso, Seneca Buffalo Creek Casino; Dawn Clayton, Thunder Valley Casino Resort; Blake Cumbers, Fort McDowell Casino; Matt Harkness, Four Winds Casinos; Vik Mahajan, River Cree Resort and Casino; Ezequiel “Zeke” Perez, Isleta Resort & Casino; Bill Peters, Chumash Casino Resort; Michael A. Peters, Redwood Hotel Casino; Tom Polusny, Mystic Lake Casino Hotel; Rich Purser, Suquamish Clearwater Casino Resort; Stan Spencer, Garcia River Casino; Mel Towle, Grand Casino Hinckley; Gus Tsivikis, Seneca Allegany Casino & Hotel; Chris White, 7 Clans Paradise Casino; Karen Whiting, Miccosukee Resort & Gaming; David Wolf, Odawa Casino; Justin Yahola, SaltCreek Casino; Donovan York, Santa Claran Hotel & Casino

Game Account Network

DreamCatcher Hotels

Giesecke & Devrient

Casino Careers

Executive Profile: Spotlight on Joanna Hadley, General Manager at Grand Lake Casino in Grove, OK

Legal: Should Tribal Employers Define What is Included in a Personnel File? - by Richard McGee

Technology: Protecting Customer Card Data at Rest and in Flight - by Shahzad Kahn

Next Stop for American Indian Veterans: Education Center at the Vietnam Wall - by Stephen Bowers

Entertainment: Don't Forget the Personal Touch - by Kell Houston

Williams Interactive

NIGA / Rocket Gaming Systems – Chairman's Welcome Reception

Casino Arizona & Talking Stick Resort's Pathways to Success Program

Northwest Indian Gaming Conference & Expo

Action & Adventure: The Birds Eye View at Cliff Castle Castle Casino Hotel

Oklahoma Indian Gaming Association

Indian Gaming 2014: New Games and Technologies
AGS, Ainsworth Game Technology, Aristocrat, Bally Technologies, Cadillac Jack, IGT, Konami Gaming, Multimedia Games, Novomatic Americas Sales, Ortiz Gaming, Video Gaming Technologies, Video King Gaming Systems, Williams Interactive, WMS Gaming

Indian Gaming 2014: New Products and Services
Agilysys, BIS², Cost of Wisconsin, Cuningham Group Architecture, DiTronics Financial Services, DreamCatcher Hotels, Egghart CPAs, GameAccount Network, Gaming Laboratories International (GLI), Gasser Chair Company, Hnedak Bobo Group, Honeywell Security, iView Systems, JCM Global, Joseph Eve, KlasRobinson Q.E.D., MEI, MGT, NEWave, Ovations Gaming Hospitality Management, The Penta Building Group, The Rainmaker Group, RSP Architects, Rymax Marketing Services, Tribal Financial Advisors, Vantiv Gaming Solutions

Arizona Indian Gaming Association

Honeywell Security

National Indian Gaming Association (NIGA)

Global Gaming Expo (G2E)

Seneca Black Elk Mathews Scholarship Tournament

Gaming Market Advisors

Class II Gaming Summit

American Indian College Fund

Lets Move in Indian Country

Peace Corps

Doug Hyde Studios

Red Cross

Indian Gaming Magazine


Monthly Features & Columns

Openings & Expansions: New Gaming Area Opens at St. Croix Casino Turtle Lake in Wisconsin



Publisher's Page

Cover Artist

New Games

Product Spotlight

Calendar of Events


Internet Gaming

In the News

From the White House

Community Outreach

Ad Index