On the Inside

October 2009, Volume 19 No. 10

A special thanks to Kevin Red Star for allowing us to feature his artwork "Big Lake" on the cover of the October issue of Indian Gaming. Kevin is a member of the Crow Nation and resides in Roberts, Montana. He can be reached by calling (406) 445-2549. To view more of his work, visit www.kevinredstar.com.

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Magazine Cover

Inside This Issue

World Game Protection

WMS (back cover)

Casino Careers Online


Doug Hyde Studios

Thalden-Boyd-Emery Architects

Table of Contents

Bally Technologies

Gaming Laboratories International

Western Indian Gaming Conference (CNIGA)

Multimedia Games

Bergman, Walls & Associates

Global Gaming Expo (G2E)

Bally Technologies


Native American Heritage Day: Over 500 Years in the Making - by Ernest L. Stevens, Jr.

Downstream Casino Resort

Bally Technologies

Tribal Leader Roundtable: Spotlight on Economic Development
Twen Barton, Chairwoman, Sac & Fox Nation of Missouri in Kansas and Nebraska; Beasley Denson, Miko (Chief), Mississippi Band of Choctaw Indians; Claudia Brunden, Chairperson, Blue Lake Rancheria of California

Key Bank


Certegy Check Services

Native Culture: The Link Between Language and Sovereignty - by Don Thornton

G2E 2009: The Largest Show Floor in Gaming with Exhibitors and New Products You Won’t See Anywhere Else!

G2E Preview: From the Top – Game Technology CEOs in the Spotlight
Danny Gladstone, CEO, Ainsworth Game Technology Ltd.; Jamie Odell, CEO, Aristocrat Leisure Ltd.; Richard M. Haddrill, CEO, Bally Technologies; Gene Chayevsky, Chairman and CEO, Cadillac Jack; Patti S. Hart, CEO, International Game Technology; Anthony Sanfilippo, CEO, Multimedia Games; Ron Harris, Founder & CEO, Rocket Gaming Systems; Brian Gamache, Chairman of the Board and CEO, WMS Industries

Media Logic

Culinary Review: Four Winds Casino Resort’s Copper Rock Steakhouse - by AJ Naff

Managing the Successful RFP - by Steve Davis

The State of Casino Entertainment - by Kell Houston

Doug Hyde Studios

G2E New Games Rollout

World Game Protection

Case Study: Choctaw Nation Installs State-of-the-Art Security Systems at Stringtown, McAlester and Grant, Oklahoma Properties

HR: Hiring for Fit & Flexibility Before Rapid Growth - by Susanne Woolley

Buss Productions

National Indian Gaming Association (NIGA)

Education: Pilot Program for Native Americans Prepares Talented High School Students in B-School Environment

Gaming Market Advisors

Barona Resort & Casino Partners with National University to Offer the Nation's First All Online Bachelor of Science Degree in Casino Management

Initial Impressions

Education: Port Madison Enterprises – Investing in the Future

Initial Impressions

Smithsonian NMAI

Arizona Indian Gaming Association

Indian Gaming Buyer's Guide & Directory

Indian Gaming Magazine


Monthly Features & Columns

Who’s Who: Paula Bowers-Sanchez – Multi-Talented Singer, Songwriter & Actress - by AJ Naff

Openings & Expansions: New WinStar World Casino Hotel Offers Luxurious Amenities and Organic Spa; Wild Horse Pass Hotel and Casino Set to Open; Gun Lake Tribe Breaks Ground on New Casino; Cherokee Casino Adding Upscale Seven-Story Hotel Tower; The SMSC Completes Construction of Two Environmentally Responsible Buildings; Casino Arizona Names New Property “Talking Stick Resort”; Barona Resort & Casino Debuts New Seafood Plaza Restaurant



Publisher's Page

Cover Artist

Extraordinary Employee

New Games

Product Spotlight


Calendar of Events

From the White House

In the News

Community Outreach

Ad Index