On the Inside

October 2020, Volume 30 No. 10

A special thanks to Donovan Dahmen for allowing us to feature his artwork "Giinew – The Protector" on the cover of the October 2020 issue. Donovan is an Anishinaabe artist from Grand Portage, Minnesota. He receives inspiration from his Ojibwe culture and the natural world that surrounds him. Donovan Dahmen can be followed on Facebook or email donovandahmen@gmail.com

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Inside This Issue

Kambi (inside front cover spread)

KlasRobinson Q.E.D. (inside back cover)

GLI (back cover)

We-Ko-Pa Casino Resort

Table of Contents



Speak Out: The Importance of the Native Vote - by Ernest L. Stevens, Jr.

Novomatic America

Tribal Leader Roundtable: Spotlight on Operations During the Pandemic
Andrew "Dru" Alejandre, Tribal Chairman – Paskenta Band of Nomlaki Indians; Cathy Chavers, Tribal Chairwoman – Bois Forte Band of Chippewa / President – Minnesota Chippewa Tribe; Stephen W. Cope, Chairman – San Pasqual Band of Mission Indians; Martin Harvier, President – Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community; Robert Miguel, Chairman – Ak-Chin Indian Community; Christine Sage, Chairman – Southern Ute Indian Tribe; Isaiah Vivanco, Chairman – Soboba Band of Luiseño Indians

BOK FInancial

Emergency Preparedness: Situational Awareness in 2020 - by Andrew Hofstetter


Regulation: Ensuring the Integrity of Criminal Justice Information - by Dave Vialpando

HBG Design

Game Operations: An Introduction to Online Gaming

Tutor Perini Building

Brand Personality: Profits Through Leadership - by Adam H. Smith

Aruze Gaming

Executive Q&A: Sports Betting in a New Era
Max Meltzer, Kambi; Rick Meitzler, Novomatic Americas; Stephen Crystal, SCCG Management; Keith O’Loughlin, Scientific Games

IGT Playsports

Executive Q&A: Property Development in Indian Country
John Hinton, Bergman, Walls & Associates; Brett Ewing, Cuningham Group Architecture; Dike Bacon, HBG Design; James Klas, KlasRobinson QED; Christopher Urhahn, TBE Architects; Brian Thomas, Tutor Perini Building Corp.

Doug Hyde Studios

Executive Q&A: New Products & Services Showcase
Mark Kelleher, A1 American; David Stratton, BOK Financial; Blaine Preston, Gaming Laboratories International (GLI); Kell Houston, Houston Productions; Dave Kubajak, JCM Global; Kris Nixon, Stauffer & Associates; Tracy Kinney, TribalHub; Richard Hayes, UltraViolet Devices; Grant Eve, Wipfli


Monthly Features & Columns

Openings & Expansions: We-Ko-Pa Casino Resort Debuts in October; Wildhorse Celebrates Expansion Opening; Gun Lake Casino Officially Launches Sports Betting at Stage 131 Sportsbook and Lounge; Grand Traverse Resort & Casinos and William Hill Officially Open Their First Sports Book in Michigan; Agua Caliente Casino Cathedral City Reveals Exciting New Dining Outlets and Concepts; Chukchansi Gold Resort & Casino Opens Smoke-Free Gaming Area in Firehouse Lounge; Four Winds Casinos to Bring its Popular Kankakee Grille to New Buffalo; Snoqualmie Casino Unveils First Seahawks-Themed Table Games Pit; Harrah's Cherokee Casino Resort Announces Opening of New WSOP Poker Room; New Mega Gas Station Coming to Morongo Indian Reservation; Sycuan Casino Resort Reopens Elicit Asian Restaurant & Lounge



Publisher's Page

Cover Artist

New Games


In the News

Legal & Legislative

From the White House

Community Outreach

Ad Index