On the Inside

January 2010, Volume 20 No. 1

A special thanks to George Rivera for allowing us to feature his sculpture, "Buffalo Dancer II" on the cover of our January issue. Rivera is Governor of the Pueblo of Pojoaque in northern New Mexico. For more information about George Rivera’s work, call Glenn Green Galleries at (505) 820-0008 or visit www.glenngreengalleries.com

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Magazine Cover

Inside This Issue


Bally Technologies (back cover)

Sunway Hotel Group (inside back cover)

Certegy Check Services

Media Logic

Gaming Laboratories International


Table of Contents

Bally Technologies

Initial Impressions

Aristocrat Technologies

Bergman, Walls & Associates

Speak Out: Strength and Power From Tribal Unity - by Daniel J. Tucker

Thalden-Boyd-Emery Architects

NIGA Report: Making the Transition to 2010 - by J R Mathews


Government Contracting: Tribal Consultation on Proposed Regulations - by Kip Ritchie

Glenn Green Galleries

10 Industry Trends to Watch For in 2010 - by Michael Speller

Advancing the Security Department Through Positive Management and Training - by Eric K. Rodriguez

Choctaw Casino Resort Bets On NASCAR, Dallas Mavericks, Dallas Stars and Texas Rangers

The Edge You Need: Be a Great Business - by Steve Penhall

The Market Recovery: What Does It Mean for Tribal Finance? - by Valerie Red-Horse

Seneca Gaming Corporation Serves Up Creative Reform

Ask The Experts: Spotlight on 2010 and Beyond
Buddy Bartholow, Ainsworth Game Technology; Tracy Burris, Viejas Band of Kumeyaay Indians; Steve Cadue, Consultant; Ken Dalen, Karlsburger Foods; Beth Deighan, Casino Careers Online; Gabe Galanda, Williams Kastner; Greg Hnedak, Hnedak Bobo Group Architects; Kell Houston, Houston Productions; Gavin Isaacs, Bally Technologies; Knute Knudson, IGT; Deron Marquez, Academy of Tribal and Local Government; Anthony Miranda, Kaleidoscope Enterprises; Mike Newell, American Gaming Systems; Mike Price, GLI; Kip Ritchie, Potawatomi Business Development Corporation; Linda Roe, Thalden•Boyd•Emery Architects; Ernest L. Stevens, National Indian Gaming Association

Developing Exceptional Guest Service Experiences Reflects the Effectiveness of Leadership - by Thomas Dullien

The Father of Indian Casino Gaming - by Bradley T. Dakota

Celebrating 10 Years of Chumash Strength

Indian Gaming Magazine Celebrates 20th Year in Print

World Game Protection

Jackson Rancheria Celebrates 25 Years of Tribal Gaming

Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community Celebrates 40 Years as a Federally Recognized Indian Tribe

RES 2010

The Spa at Spa Resort Casino Celebrates 50 Years

Casino Careers Online

National Indian Gaming Association (NIGA)

Buss Productions

Global Gaming Expo (G2E)

Gaming Market Advisors

Western Indian Gaming Conference (CNIGA)

Buss Productions

Indian Gaming Buyer's Guide & Directory

Indian Gaming Magazine


Monthly Features & Columns

Openings & Expansions: Kalispel Tribe Opens Destination Resort Near Spokane, Washington; Pala Casino Spa & Resort Holds Grand Opening of New Motor Coach Lounge



Publisher's Page

Cover Artist

Extraordinary Employee

New Games

Product Spotlight


Calendar of Events

Legal Announcement

From the White House

In the News

Community Outreach

Ad Index