On the Inside

July 2017, Volume 27 No. 7

A special thanks to Traci Rabbit (Cherokee) for allowing us to feature her artwork "Legends We Ride" on the cover of the July 2017 issue. Traci captures a spirit in the Native American woman that embodies the best in female strength. For more information about Traci's work, call (918) 825-3716 or email info@billandtracirabbit.com. More of her art can be viewed at www.billandtracirabbit.com.

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Magazine Cover

Inside This Issue

Merkur Gaming Americas (inside front cover)

Agilysys (inside back cover)

IGT (back cover)

Gaming Laboratories International


Table of Contents


Konami Gaming

Speak Out: Advancing the Tribal Gaming Industry in Oklahoma and Around the Country - by David J. Qualls

Scientific Games


VGT - An Aristocrat Company


Indian Gaming Report: Strengthening Self-Determination - by Ernest L. Stevens, Jr.

5 Star Holdings

Compliance: Exclusion Policies and Procedures - by Peter S. Alvarado

JCM Global

Evolution of Indian Gaming From a Tribal Regulator's Perspective - by Kenneth L. George, Jr.

KlasRobinson Q.E.D.

Transitioning Tribal Gaming Regulation - by Steffani A. Chocran

HBG Design

Property Development: Waterparks and Pools at Indian Casinos – 2017 - by Matthew S. Robinson

Gary Platt

Gaming Commission vs. Operations: Finding Common Ground - by Leslie Tanyan

Planglow USA

Leadership: Creating an Execution Based Organization - by Michael Olujic


Oklahoma Indian Gaming Association

Up Close: Meet Marisela Nunez – Pascua Yaqui Tribe of Arizona, Enhanced Tribal ID Card Program and Tribal Enrollment Director

Global Gaming Expo (G2E)

Doug Hyde Studios

Anniversary: Spirit Mountain Community Fund Celebrates 20 Years

Casino Careers

National Indian Gaming Association (NIGA)

Executive Q&A: Spotlight on Ashish Mathur, Vice President, Innovation and Technology at UltraViolet Devices, Inc.

American Indian College Fund

Indian Gaming Magazine

Security & Surveillance: A Moving Target – Evolving Departmental Strategies - by George Jenkot

Arizona Indian Gaming Association

Entertainment: Choosing, Booking and Marketing the Right Music Act - by David Swift

Peace Corps

Project Management: Construction Contracts for the Casino Industry - by Scott Dixon

Doug Hyde Studio

American Indian Alaska Native Veterans Memorial

Designing Golf Courses in Indian Country - by Paul Albanese

Red Cross


Monthly Features & Columns

Openings & Expansions: Island Resort and Casino Unveils Stylish, Guest Friendly Lobby Renovation; $400 Million Desert Diamond Casino West Valley to Break Ground Before End of Year; Mystic Lake Casino Hotel Unveils New Member Experience Center; Little Creek Casino Resort Hotel Renovation Debuts; GroundbreakingHeld for New Aristocrat Technologies Campus in Summerlin, NV



Publisher's Page

Cover Artist

New Games

Calendar of Events


In the News

White House

Community Outreach

Ad Index