On the Inside

December 2014, Volume 24 No. 12

A special thanks to Doug Hyde for allowing us to feature his sculpture, "Maria" on the December 2014 cover. Doug is of Nez Perce, Assiniboine and Chippewa descent. He resides in Prescott, Arizona and can be reached by calling (928) 776-1485 or email dhydesculpturestudio@cableone.net.

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Inside This Issue

Bally Technologies (inside front cover)

Wells Fargo Bank (inside back cover)

Konami (back cover)

Gaming Laboratories International (GLI)

Western Indian Gaming Conference

Aristocrat Technologies

Table of Contents

Multimedia Games



Indian Gaming Magazine - Happy Holidays!

Speak Out: The Truth About Our Origins Will Set Us All Free - by Kevin Leecy

Bally Technologies

Ask the Experts: Spotlight on 2015 and Beyond
Dike Bacon, Principal, Hnedak Bobo Group; Steve Cadue, Council Member, Kickapoo Tribe in Kansas; Beth Deighan, President, Casino Careers and Gaming Hospitality Executive; Grant Eve, Partner, Joseph Eve; Chris Foster, VP of Sales and Marketing, COST of Wisconsin; Gabriel S. Galanda, Partner, Galanda Broadman; John Hinton, Director of Midwest Operations, Bergman, Walls & Associates; Kell Houston, President, Houston Productions; Knute Knudson, Vice President of Business Development, IGT; Sheila Morago, Executive Director, Oklahoma Indian Gaming Association; Michael E. Newell, Regional Sales Manager, Nova Technologies LLC; Victor Rocha, Editor, Pechanga.Net; Linda J. Roe, VP of Business Development & Client Relations, Thalden-Boyd-Emery Architects; Ernest L. Stevens, Jr., Chairman, National Indian Gaming Association; Daniel J. Tucker, Chairman, California Nations Indian Gaming Association; Joseph Valandra, Managing Member & CEO, Great Luck

ESP Surgex

Game Account Network

World Game Protection Conference

Casino Careers

Locals vs. Transients: Should This Influence Your Floor? - by Frank Neborsky

Doug Hyde Sculpture

Finance: Understanding and Utilizing Casino Financial Statements - by Jason Schanno

Marketing: Industry Compliance Can Be a Gamble With Automated Marketing Calls - by Bryce Payne

Klas Robinson Q.E.D.

Guest Services: Checking to See Who's Naughty and Nice - by Evan Mills

In Memoriam: Chris Korpi

Tribal Leaders Gather in Nation's Capital for Sixth White House Tribal Nations Conference

White House Tribal Nations Conference: In Their Own Words

National Indian Gaming Association (NIGA)

White House Tribal Nations Conference: Tribal Leader Reception at the Smithsonian National Museum of the American Indian

Tribal Leader Discussion with Representatives of the U.S. Senate Committee on Finance

National RES 2015

Anniversary: Morongo Casino, Resort & Spa Celebrates 10th Anniversary

Going Green: Central Michigan University Students Work With Saginaw Chippewa Indian Tribe to Improve Sustainability Practices

Customer Care: A Pontiac Grand Am and Four Golf Carts Destined for Scrap Heap Become Saving Grace for Stuck Pechanga Customers

Great Plains Indian Gaming Association

Oklahoma Indian Gaming Association

Convention Coverage: Arizona Indian Gaming Association Hosts Sold-Out Trade Show and Conference

Let's Move in Indian Country

Indian Gaming Magazine


Monthly Features & Columns

Openings & Expansions: Cherokee Nation Opens One-Stop Office in Sallisaw, OK



Publisher's Page

Cover Artist

Product Spotlight

New Games

Calendar of Events


In the News

Legal & Legislative

From the White House

Community Outreach

Ad Index