On the Inside

March 2008, Volume 18 No. 3

A special thanks to Kevin Red Star for allowing us to feature his artwork "Little Sweet Grass" on the cover of the March issue of Indian Gaming. Kevin is a member of the Crow Nation and resides in Roberts, Montana. To view more of his work, visit www.kevinredstar.com or contact the Legends Santa Fe Gallery at (505) 983-5639 / www.legendssantafe.com

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Inside This Issue

IGT (2 pg spread)

WMS (back cover)

Wells Fargo Bank

Bally Technologies

IGT (center spread)

Table of Contents

Aristocrat Technologies

Bergman, Walls & Associates

Rocket Gaming Systems

Certegy Check Services

Speak Out: Indian Gaming Resources Help Make Energy and Conservation Programs a Possibility - by by Ernie Stevens, Jr.

Gaming Laboratories International

Video Gaming Technologies


Election Coverage 2008: Hillary Clinton and Barack Obama Discuss Their Native American Agendas

National Indian Gaming Association to Host “Indian Gaming ‘08” in San Diego, California

Doug Hyde Studios

Ask the Experts: Spotlight on Casino Marketing Panel of Experts: Dave Abangan, Michael Broderick, Jennifer L. Cross, Linda Devine, Janet Hawk, Randy Johnson, Don Kennedy, Eric C. Larsen, Kevin McNair, Molly Miller, Martin Myers, Bill Nucciarone, Al O’Brien, Cassandra Rakoczy, Alex Rangel, Robert Ruhland, Connie Winkler

National Indian Gaming Association (NIGA)

Strategic Alternatives in a Mature Casino Market - by Tim Grogan

How the Accounting Department Can Reduce F&B Costs: New Structure Creates New Possibilities - by Bill Schwartz

Financial Controls: Does Your Financial Information Make Sense? - by Joe Oprosko

Golf Profile: Paragon Casino Resort's Tamahka Trails Golf Club - by AJ Naff

How to Make the Most Out of Your New Player Tracking System - by Rick Harshman

Designing Executive Compensation Plans: Attaining the Balance Between Risk and Reward - by Rick Flath

Strategic Planning: Decide Exactly What You Want - by Hank Edmo-McArthur

Initial Impressions

Is Your Live Entertainment All It Can Be? - by Kell Houston

Indian Gaming Magazine Subscription Form

Global Gaming Expo (G2E)

Smithsonian NMAI

Arizona Indian Gaming Association


Monthly Features & Columns

Who’s Who: Ron Lake - Creating a Legacy Brick by Brick

Openings & Expansions: Plans Move Forward on Tuolumne Band of Me-Wuk Indian’s Westside Cherry Valley Golf Club, Shawnee Tribe Shares Preliminary Details of Planned Oklahoma City Resort, Jackson Rancheria Opens New RV Park, Official Ribbon Cutting Commences the Opening of Hilton Garden Inn Choctaw



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Extraordinary Employee

New Games

Product Spotlight



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Community Outreach

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