On the Inside

November 2014, Volume 24 No. 11

A special thanks to Raymond Nordwall for allowing us to feature his artwork, "Wolf Medicine" on the cover of the November 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

Ainsworth (inside front cover)

Bally Technologies (center)

NIGA (inside back cover)

Multimedia Games (back cover)

Gaming Laboratories International (GLI)

Klas Robinson Q.E.D.

Bally Technologies

Konami Gaming

Table of Contents


Ortiz Gaming


Speak Out: It's the Tribal in Tribal Gaming That Makes the Difference - by Valerie Spicer

Game Account Network

Wells Fargo Bank

Casino Careers

NIGA Report: New U.S. Congress Presents New Opportunities for Indian Country - by Ernest L. Stevens, Jr.

iGaming Update: Past, Present and Future - by Penny Coleman

Property Development: Gas Stations, Convenience Stores and "Gasinos" in Indian Country - by Matthew S. Robinson

Food & Beverage: Creating a Culture of Change - by Craig Pendleton

World Game Protection Conference

Internal Audit: Back of the House Scams - by Anthony Borges

Doug Hyde Studios

Case Study: Proper Commissioning of Completed Construction Leads to Better Indoor Air Quality and Happy Customers

War Heroes: World War II Veterans Visit Memorials on Inaugural Cherokee Warrior Flight

Native American Contractors Association

AIGA Expo 2014 Arrives at We-Ko-Pa Resort & Conference Center at Fort McDowell Yavapai Nation

Tekamuk Conference: Game Protection

Arizona Indian Gaming Association

Tournament Play: Multimedia Games Crowns 2014 National Slots Champion

Convention Coverage: G2E 2014 an Overwhelming Success
Interviews with Game Technology Companies: AGS, Kevin Reilly, Assistant Director/Product Manager; Ainsworth Game Technology, Mike Dreitzer, President - North America; Aristocrat Technologies, Matt Wilson, Senior Vice President Sales & Marketing - Americas, Bally Technologies, Mike Trask, Sr. Corporate Communications Manager; Cadillac Jack, Gina Lanphear, Senior Director, Marketing; IGT, Knute Knudson, VP of Business Development; Konami Gaming, Steve Walther, Director, Product Management; Multimedia Games, Brad Johnson, Vice President of Product Management & Marketing; Novomatic Americas, Max Lindenberg, Director of Marketing, Austrian Gaming Industries; Ortiz Gaming, Gary Green, Senior Consultant to the CEO; WMS, Steve Rosen, Lead Producer

G2E in a Flash

Tekamuk Conference: Indian Child Welfare Act

Anniversary Celebration: "Turning 21 and Having Fun" at Mazatzal Hotel and Casino

Oklahoma Indian Gaming Association

Great Plains Indian Gaming Association

Lets Move in Indian Country

2015 Indian Gaming Magazine Buyer's Guide

Peace Corps

Red Cross

American Indian College Fund

Indian Gaming Magazine


Monthly Features & Columns

Openings & Expansions: Santa Ynez Band of Chumash Indians to Use 100% Union Labor for Hotel and Casino Expansion Project; Ainsworth Breaks Ground on New Headquarters for the America’s in Las Vegas, NV; Cherokee Nation Opens expanded Career Services Office in Pryor, OK; New Diamond Cafe Opens at Desert Diamond Casino in Tucson, AZ



Publisher's Page


New Games

Product Spotlight

Film Review

Calendar of Events


In the News

Internet Gaming

Legal & Legislative

From the White House

Community Outreach

Ad Index