On the Inside

June 2014, Volume 24 No. 6

A special thanks to Chebon Dacon for allowing us to feature "Catch and Release" on the cover of the June issue of Indian Gaming. Chebon is of Creek descent and lives in Estes Park, Colorado. He can be reached by calling (870) 425-8369 or email chebondacon@centurytel.net. To view more of Chebon's artwork, visit his Facebook page.

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Magazine Cover

Inside This Issue

Hnedak Bobo Group (inside front cover)

Multimedia Games (back cover)


Aristocrat Technologies

Bally Technologies



Table of Contents


Speak Out: What is Sovereignty? - by Chief Boyd

Cadillac Jack

NIGA Report: Supreme Court Upholds Tribal Sovereign Immunity - by Ernest L. Stevens, Jr.


A Guaranteed Approach to Enhance the Slot Player Experience - by Robert Allen

Gaming Laboratories International (GLI)

NIGA Coverage: Game Technology Companies Discuss the Current Market and Look to the Future Andrew Burke, AGS; John F. Glaser, Ainsworth Game Technology; Matt Wilson, Aristocrat; Gina Lanphear, Cadillac Jack; Patti Hart, IGT; Matt Reback and Steve Walther, Konami Gaming; Brad Johnson, Multimedia Games; Rick Meitzler, Novomatic Americas Sales; Gary Green, Ortiz Gaming; James Starr, VGT; Tim Stuart, Video King; Dean Ehrlich, WMS

NIGA in a Flash

In Memoriam: Indian Country Mourns the Passing of Billy Frank, Jr.

Doug Hyde Studios

Marketing: Putting the “Social” in Social Gaming - by Anthony "Bert" Bertino

Global Market Advisors

Ask the Experts: Spotlight on Property Development in Indian Country
Dike Bacon, Principal/Partner, Hnedak Bobo Group; Jeff Ehret, President, The Penta Building Group; Samuel Olbekson, Director of Native American Planning & Design, Cuningham Group Architecture; Nick Schoenfeldt, VP and Partner, Thalden Boyd Emery Architects; Bradley Schulz, Vice President, Bergman Walls & Associates; Ian Scott, Senior Associate, RSP Architects

National Indian Gaming Association (NIGA)

Architectural Design: WinStar World Casino and Resort / Hnedak Bobo Group

Northwest Indian Gaming Conference & Expo

2014 Design Build Directory

Health & Fitness: Pechanga Resort & Casino Bets Big on Better Health

National Gaming Industry Reaches Record High Revenues for Second Consecutive Year - by Daniel Holmes and Brandon Loeschner

Charitable Giving: Forest County Potawatomi Foundation Celebrates Fifteen Years of Giving Back

Oklahoma Indian Gaming Association

Global Gaming Expo (G2E)

Class II Gaming Summit

Arizona Indian Gaming Association



Publisher's Page

Cover Artist

New Games

Product Spotlight

Calendar of Events

In the News


Internet Gaming

Legal & Legislative

From the White House

Community Outreach

Ad Index