On the Inside

September 2017, Volume 27 No. 9

A special thanks to John Balloue for allowing us to feature his artwork "Strong and Powerful" on the cover of the September 2017 issue. John is a member of the Western Band of Oklahoma Cherokee and resides in Hayward, CA. He can be reached by calling (510) 538-4003 or email john@johnballoue.com. To view more of John's work, visit www.johnballoue.com.

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Magazine Cover

Inside This Issue

Scientific Games (inside front cover)

Aristocrat (center spread)

Wells Fargo Bank (inside back cover)

Everi (back cover)

Casino Careers

Gaming Laboratories International (GLI)

Merkur Gaming

Table of Contents



Eclipse Gaming Systems


Novomatic Americas

Indian Gaming Report: Indian Country Must Unite to Encourage Mutual Dialogue With This Administration - by Ernest L. Stevens, Jr.


Diversification: Data Assets and Economic Opportunity in Indian Country - by Andrew Cardno

Digital Gaming Corporation (DGC)


Economic Development: Morongo Becomes First Southern California Tribe to Sign Veterans Affairs Agreement Helping Native American Veterans Secure Home Loans

KlasRobinson Q.E.D.

Property Development: Movie Theaters in Indian Country - 2017 - by Matthew S. Robinson


Gary Platt Manufacturing

Golf: A Practical Approach to Golf Course Development in Indian Country - by Cameron MacKellar

DreamCatcher Hotels

JCM Global

Legal Front: 10th Circuit Strengthens States’ Ability to Disrupt On-Reservation Gaming - by Carson R. Cooper


Entertainment: Advantages of Concerts at Casino Properties Over Traditional Music Venues - by David Swift

Grand Casino Hinckley

How to Engage for Better Training Results - by Cris Aguilar

Doug Hyde Studios

G2E 2017: The Global Gaming Industry's Meeting Place

Global Gaming Expo (G2E)

G2E 2017: Spotlight on New Game Technology
AGS, Ainsworth Game Technology, Aristocrat, Aruze Gaming, Eclipse Gaming, Everi, IGT, Konami Gaming, Merkur Gaming Americas, Novomatic Americas, Scientific Games, VGT, Video King Gaming Systems

Oklahoma Indian Gaming Association

Architectural Showcase: Grand Casino Hinckley in Hinckley, MN

Arizona Indian Gaming Association

The Four Greatest Challenges of Casino Food and Beverage Operations - by Craig Pendleton

National Indian Gaming Association (NIGA)

10 Things HR Needs to Know About Gaming - by Richard McGee


Monthly Features & Columns

Openings & Expansions:
Kalispel Tribe Breaks Ground on $20 Million Expansion Project – Announces New Movie & Dinner Theater and Apartment Community; Saint Regis Mohawk Tribe Celebrates New $2.6 Million Planning & Infrastructure Building; Harrah’s Cherokee Valley River Casino & Hotel Breaks Ground on UltraStar Multi-tainment Center; Lightning Link™ Lounge Powered by Casino 360°Opens at WinStar World Casino and Resort; Pechanga Poker & Ponies Officially Takes Off with Grand Opening Event; Groundbreaking Ceremony Held for Saganing Eagles Landing Casino Expansion; Soaring Eagle Casino & Resort's $26.5 Million Expansion Plans Announced



Publisher's Page

Cover Artist

New Games

Calendar of Events


In the News

Legal & Legislative

From the White House

Community Outreach

Ad Index