On the Inside

August 2019, Volume 29 No. 8

A special thanks to Allen KnowsHisGun for allowing us to feature his artwork "Red Buffalo Medicine Shield" on the cover of the August 2019 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 his work, visit www.allenknowshisgunart.com.

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Magazine Cover

Inside This Issue

HBG Design (inside front cover)

Doug Hyde Studios (inside back cover)

DreamCatcher Hotels (back cover)


Merkur Gaming

Table of Contents


Scientific Games

Speak Out: 31 Years of Gaming – An Evolution in Design - by Chief Boyd

Gaming Laboratories International (GLI)

Indian Gaming Report: Opportunities and Challenges for Sports Betting in Indian Country - by Ernest L. Stevens, Jr.


Tribal Leader Roundtable: Spotlight on Leadership
Claudia Brundin, Chairperson, Blue Lake Rancheria; Kevin A. Day, Chairman, Tuolumne Band of Me-Wuk Indians; Cody J. Martinez, Chairman, Sycuan Band of the Kumeyaay Nation; Erica M. Pinto, Chairwoman, Jamul Indian Village of California; Matthew Wesaw, CEO/President, Pokagon Band of Potawatomi Indians

Konami Gaming

Back to Basics: Fundamental Principles of Indian Policy Should Guide Our Response to Emerging Trends - by Jonodev Osceola Chaudhuri

KlasRobinson Q.E.D.

OIGA Conference and Trade Show: 25 Years of Excellence - by Sheila Morago

OIGA in a Flash

Casino Careers

Anniversary: Casino Del Sol Celebrates 25th Anniversary

Global Gaming Expo (G2E)

Anniversary: Little River Casino Resort Celebrates 20th Anniversary

Architectural Showcase: Spotlight on Recent Projects in Indian Country
Cuningham Group Architecture – Angel of the Winds Casino Resort; Dekker/Perich/Sabatini and JCJ Architecture – Tesuque Casino; HBG Design – The Spa at Cache Creek Casino Resort & Ho-Chunk Gaming: Wisconsin Dells, Black River Falls, and Wittenburg; Nez|FCI and Buffalo Design – Isleta Resort Casino; R2Architects – Mohegan Sun & Paragon Resort Casino; Rice Fergus Miller – 7 Cedars Casino; TBE Architects – Havasu Landing Resort & Casino

2019 Design/Build Directory

Doug Hyde Studios

Workplace Safety: Walking in OSHA’s Shoes - by Jeanette Showalter

Oklahoma Indian Gaming Association (OIGA)

Human Resources: Battling for the Best Talent - by Merrick P. Dresnin

Indian Gaming Magazine

Strategic Alliance: Los Angeles Rams and Pechanga Announce Partnership

Raising Awareness: San Manuel Department of Public Safety Helps Kick Off Pink Patch Project 2019


Monthly Features & Columns

Openings & Expansions: Prairie Band Casino & Resort Celebrates Groundbreaking of Second Phase of Expansion; The Navajo Nation Approves $2.5 Million to Construct the Long-Awaited Crownpoint Youth Center; Mescalero Apache Tribe Announces New Sports Book at Inn of the Mountain Gods Resort & Casino



Publisher's Page

Cover Artist

New Games

Calendar of Events


In Memoriam

In the News

Legal & Legislative

From the White House

Community Outreach

Ad Index