On the Inside

October 2019, Volume 29 No. 10

A special thanks to Timothy Tate Nevaquaya for allowing us to feature his artwork, "Ten Bears Leading the Charge" on the cover of the October 2019 issue. Timothy is a Comanche artist and lives in Tulsa, OK. For more information about his artwork, call (918) 699-9850 or email nevaquaya@yahoo.com.

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Magazine Cover

Inside This Issue

Everi (inside front cover spread)

Kambi (center spread)

DreamCatcher Hotels (inside back cover)

GLI (back cover)

JCM Global (2 pg. spread)

KlasRobinson Q.E.D.

Scientific Games


JCM Global

Table of Contents

Gary Platt Manufacturing

Speak Out: Indian Gaming – From Local Impact to a Growing Global Reach - by Ernest L. Stevens, Jr.

Konami Gaming

Tribal Leader Roundtable: Spotlight on Business and Values
Cyrus Ben, Tribal Chief and Board Chairman of the Choctaw Resort Development Enterprise – Mississippi Band of Choctaw Indians; Robert Martin, Tribal Chairman – Morongo Band of Mission Indians; Anthony Roberts, Tribal Chairman – Yocha Dehe Wintun Nation


Unity: The Path Forward in Compacts - by Jonodev Osceola Chaudhuri

Merkur Gaming

Legal Front: State-Tribal Gaming Compacts – A Deal is a Deal, Right? - by Hilary Tompkins


Regulation: The Most Effective Economic Tool in Indian Country - by Tracy Burris

Novomatic Americas

Executive Q&A: Up Close with James Maida, President and CEO – Gaming Laboratories International

HBG Design

Tribal Casinos: Get Ready for GASB 87's New Lease Accounting Rules - by Jamison Scarpelli

Tutor Perini Building

Innovation: Technology on the Move - by Knute Knudson

Eclipse Gaming

Sports Betting: Weighing Your Sports Wagering Options - by Damian Xuereb

Gaming Arts

Property Development: RV Parks at Indian Casinos – 2019 - by Matthew S. Robinson

Aruze Gaming

Key Components When Starting an Entertainment Program - by Bob Galombeck

TBE Architects

Legal Front: Important Employment Legal Updates

Cuningham Group

A Culture Shift for Tribal Enterprises - by Brad Worthley

Betfred USA Sports


Internal Audit: Fraud – A Vendor's Point of View - by Paul Feltman

Bergman Walls & Associates

Casino Careers

Food & Beverage: Building Scalability and Seasonality Into Outlet Designs - by Craig Pendleton

Doug Hyde Studios

Conference Coverage: NIGA Hosts Successful 2019 Mid-Year Conference at Mohegan Sun

American Indian College Fund

Operations: 2020 Marketing Budget Concepts - by Flint Richardson

Western Indian Gaming Conference & Tradeshow

A Look Forward: HR in 2025 and Beyond - by Thomas Dullien

National Indian Gaming Association (NIGA)

Marketing: Branding Who You Are - by Anthony "Bert" Bertino

Indian Gaming Buyer's Guide & Directory Form

Workplace Safety: Four Steps to a Safer Casino - by Jeanette Showalter

Oklahoma Indian Gaming Association

G2E 2019: Spotlight on New Products and Services
Betfred USA Sports, Casino Careers, CasinoMoney, CasinoTech, Cuningham Group Architecture, FABICash, Gable, Gaming Laboratories International (GLI), Gary Platt Manufacturing, Gasser Chair Company, HBG Design, JCJ Architecture, JCM Global, Kambi, UltraViolet Devices

Doug Hyde Studios

G2E New Games Rollout - Part II

Global Gaming Expo (G2E)

Arizona Cardinals and Gila River Hotels & Casinos Strengthen 15-Year Partnership

Grads of Life

Flood Relief

San Francisco 49ers Partner with Cache Creek Casino Resort and Yocha Dehe Wintun Nation

Peace Corps

Red Cross

Arts & Culture: Sherwood Valley Casino and Willits Center for the Arts Team Up for "Creative at the Casino" Project

Indian Gaming Magazine


Monthly Features & Columns

Openings & Expansions: Muckleshoot Casino Breaks Ground on Highly Anticipated Hotel Tower; Tachi Palace Hotel & Casino Opens New Restaurant PHO-Nominal Eats



Publisher's Page

Cover Artist

New Games

Product Spotlight

Calendar of Events


In Memoriam

In the News

Legal & Legislative

From the White House

Community Outreach

Ad Index