On the Inside

August 2017, Volume 27 No. 8

A special thanks to Allen KnowsHisGun for allowing us to feature "Red Lodge Elk Medicine Rains" on the cover of the August 2017 issue. Allen is a Crow Indian fine artisan living in Billings, Montana. He can be reached by calling (406) 281-2943 or email allenknowshisgun@hotmail.com. To view more of Allen's work, visit www.knowsgunartgallery.us

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Magazine Cover

Inside This Issue

Gila River Casinos (inside front cover)

National Indian Gaming Association (inside back cover)

Aristocrat (back cover)

Scientific Games


Gaming Laboratories International (GLI)

Table of Contents



Merkur Gaming Americas

Speak Out: Politics Takes Center Stage at NIGA's 2017 Summer Legislative Summit - by Chief Boyd


Wells Fargo Bank

Indian Gaming Report: NIGA Summits Empower the Voice of Indian Country - by Ernest L. Stevens, Jr.

Gasser Chair

Economic Impact: Tribal Gaming Surpasses $30 Billion in Annual Revenues
Overal U.S. Gaming Industry Revenues Reaches All-Time High of $73 Billion


Win-River Resort & Casino: Why We Said Goodbye to Human Resources - by Christopher Orozco

Casino Careers

Technology: Reclaiming the Future of Native American Gaming - by Chris DeCamp

5 Star Holdings

Compliance: Detecting and Prevening Fraud - by Paul Feltman

Global Gaming Expo (G2E)

Women in Leadership: Bravery and Steward Leadership - by Kanella Glover

Doug Hyde Studios

Conference Coverage: Oklahoma Indian Gaming Association Brings Together Industry for Successful 23rd Annual Conference and Trade Show

Arizona Indian Gaming Association

Property Development: Building Casinos From the Ground Up - by Frank Freedman

Oklahoma Indian Gaming Association (OIGA)

Architectural Showcase: New Projects in Indian Country
Bergman Walls & Associates – Apache Casino Hotel in Lawton, OK; Cuningham Group – Grand Casino Hinckley in Hinckley, MN; HBG Design – Seneca Buffalo Creek Casino in Buffalo, NY; RSP Architects – Treasure Island Resort and Casino in Red Wing, MN; TBE Architects – Harrah's Ak-Chin Casino in Maricopa, AZ

American Indian College Fund

Peace Corps

2017 Design/Build Directory

American Indian Alaska Native Veterans Memorial

Red Cross

Indian Gaming Magazine


Monthly Features & Columns

Openings & Expansions: Tachi Yokut Tribe Celebrates Groundbreaking of New Entertainment Center; Pala Casino Spa & Resort Announces Plans for $170 Million Expansion and Renovation; Blazing Paddles Stone Fired Pizza and Spirits Opens at Tulalip Resort Casino;FireKeepers Mijem Buffet Experience to Become More Vibrant and Upscale; Rincon Band Breaks Ground on Government Administration Building; Ironworkers Local 440 Places Steel for Saint Regis Mohawk’s New Tribal Administration Building



Publisher's Page

Cover Artist

New Games

Product Spotlight

Calendar of Events


In the News

Legal & Legislative

Community Outreach

Ad Index