On the Inside

August 2014, Volume 24 No. 8

A special thanks to Chebon Dacon for allowing us to feature "Echoes of Red Earth" on the cover of the August 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

Novomatic Americas Sales (inside front cover)

Konami Gaming (center)

Wells Fargo Bank (inside back cover)

Konami Gaming (back cover)

Gaming Laboratories International (GLI)

Klas Robinson Q.E.D.

Bally Technologies

Multimedia Games

Table of Contents

JCM Global



Indian Gaming Growth in Oklahoma and What the Future Holds - by Brian Foster

Rymax Marketing Services

NIGA Report: General Welfare Exclusion Permanent Legislative Fix Needed for Indian Country - by Ernest L. Stevens, Jr.

Cadillac Jack


New AIGA/SITG Executive Training Program Debuts at AIGA Expo - by Valerie Spicer

Ortiz Gaming

New NIGC Class II Regulations – Part 543: What Does It Mean for Mixed Facilities? - by Grant Eve


Technology: Delivering the Sound Players Want - by Dan Digre

Hnedak Bobo Group

Entertainment: Performing Rights Organizations and the Casino Industry - by Bob Galombeck

Vantiv Gaming Solutions

Ask the Experts: Spotlight on Marketing
Michael J. Broderick, VP of Marketing - Lucky Eagle Casino &?Hotel; Melanie Chase, Marketing Director - Indigo Sky Casino; Andrea Ferguson, VP of Marketing - Northern Quest Resort & Casino; Kim Kinyon, Marketing Manager - Win-River Resort & Casino; Eric C. Larsen, Director of Marketing and House Services - Angel of the Winds Casino Hotel; Sean Lujan, Director of Marketing - Isleta Resort & Casino; Al O’Brien, Marketing and Entertainment - Black Oak Casino Resort; Brian Saunooke, Director of Marketing - Harrah’s Cherokee Casino Resort; Laura Stensgar, Executive Marketing Director - Coeur d’ Alene Casino Resort; Robert Thornton, Director of Promotions and Entertainment - Pearl River Resort


Opinion: A Common Sense Approach to Interactive Poker - by Dave Vialpando

Doug Hyde Studios

Food & Beverage Program Stalling Out? Shift Gears! - by Seth Makowsky

Global Market Advisors

FireKeepers Casino Hotel Celebrates Fifth Anniversary

Global Gaming Expo (G2E)

Arizona Indian Gaming Association

National Indian Gaming Association (NIGA)

Oklahoma Indian Gaming Association

Great Plains Indian Gaming Association

American Indian College Fund

Lets Move in Indian Country

Doug Hyde Studios

Red Cross

Peace Corps

Indian Gaming Magazine


Monthly Features & Columns

Openings & Expansions: Maya Cinemas to open movie theatre at Fantasy Springs Resort Casino; Tohono O’odham Gaming Enterprise Selects Construction Team for $400 Million Casino Resort



Publisher's Page

Cover Artist

New Games

Product Spotlight

Calendar of Events


In the News

Legal & Legislative

Internet Gaming

From the White House

Community Outreach

Ad Index