On the Inside

December 2009, Volume 19 No. 12

A special thanks to Pat McAllister for allowing us to feature her artwork, "Many Promises" on the cover of our December issue. A member of the Echota Cherokee Tribe centered in Alabama, Pat resides in Eureka Springs, Arkansas. She can be reached by email to patmcallister@cherokeemountain.com or call Cherokee Mountain Gallery at (479) 253-5353. To view more of Pat's artwork visit www.mcallistergallery.com

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Inside This Issue

Bally Technologies

Agua Caliente Casino•Resort•Spa

Gaming Laboratories International (GLI)

Casino Careers Online - Happy Holidays!


Table of Contents


Thalden-Boyd-Emery Architects

Indian Gaming Magazine - Happy Holidays!

Initial Impressions - Happy Holidays!

Speak Out: Obama Meeting Honors the Constitution - by Ernest L. Stevens, Jr.

Bergman, Walls & Associates

President Obama Holds Historic White House Tribal Nations Conference

Opinion: U.S. Supreme Court Carcieri Decision v. Tribal Homelands - by W. Ron Allen

NIGC Update: Strengthening Regulatory Relationships - by Norm DesRosiers

Executive Profile: Meet Joe Nayquonabe – Grand Casinos’ Innovative Marketing Executive

Review, Refresh and Rejuvenate Your Marketing - by Jack Breslin

Media Logic

Case Study: Firekeepers Casino - Keeping the Fire Burning

F&B: First Annual Taste of Tulalip Draws Crowd of Wine & Food Enthusiasts

Guest Service: Playing a Role or Performing a Role? - by Thomas Dullien

National Indian Gaming Association (NIGA)

Reservation Economic Summit (RES 2010)

Gaming Market Advisors

Entertainment Marketing: After the Concert is Booked - by Kell Houston

World Game Protection Conference

Indian Gaming Industry Key Component of 2009 Global Gaming Expo

Game Manufacturers Unveil Innovative New Games and Systems!
Ainsworth Game Technology, Aristocrat Technologies, Bally Technologies, Cadillac Jack, IGT, Konami Gaming, Multimedia Games, Video Game Technologies, Video King, WMS

G2E in a Flash

Global Gaming Expo (G2E)

Group of Industry Professionals Works Toward Energy Efficient Slot Machines

Western Indian Gaming Conference (CNIGA)

Arizona Indian Gaming Association

Indian Gaming Magazine

Smithsonian NMAI

Indian Gaming Buyer's Guide & Directory Form

Initial Impressions


Monthly Features & Columns

Openings & Expansions: Valley View Casino Tops off Seven-Story Luxury Hotel; Red Hawk Casino Unveils New Poker Room; New Parking Facility Opens at River Spirit Casino



Publisher's Page

Cover Artist

Extraordinary Employee

New Games

Product Spotlight


Calendar of Events

From the White House

In the News

Ad Index

Community Outreach