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Indian Gaming Tradeshow & Convention 2021: Partnering to Present Indian Country Economic Diversification

by Ernest L. Stevens, Jr.
The National Indian Gaming Association will host its 2021 tradeshow in Las Vegas, NV, on July 19-22 at the Caesars Forum. We are working diligently on organizing an event that is fully equipped with our attendee's and visitors' health and safety in mind.

Why Casinos Must Stay Vigilant on ID Authentication

by Joe Oprosko
The term ID authentication should be understood as a process that is separate from and more secure than ID verification. ID verification is often used in reference to barcode scans, and while this technology is better than nothing, it can still leave properties vulnerable to fraud.

Unlock Mentoring at Your Property

by Jeanette Showalter
Mentoring and guidance has been a natural system for tribal leaders to assure the future of a precious resource – the next generation.

Mille Lacs Corporate Ventures Announces 5th Annual National Leadership Development Conference

Hinckley, MN – Mille Lacs Corporate Ventures (MLCV) recently announced the return of the fifth annual National...

Hard Rock Hotels Launches Its “Unleashed” Pet Program for Fourlegged Guests

HOLLYWOOD, FL – Hard Rock Hotels has announced its new program geared toward guests' furry, four-legged friends. The...

Gila River Hotels & Casinos’ New Awareness Campaign Shows Guests How They Play for Good

Gila River Hotels & Casinos – Wild Horse Pass, Lone Butte and Vee Quiva launched an awareness...

Seminole Hard Rock Recognized as a U.S. Best Managed Company

HOLLYWOOD, FL – Seminole Hard Rock has been recognized as a 2021 U.S. Best Managed Company, the first...

Kalispel Tribe Celebrates 20 Years With Northern Quest Resort & Casino

When the Kalispel Tribe of Indians first opened Northern Quest Casino in late 2000, it was a...

Harrah’s Northern California named Best Casino by Lodi News-Sentinel’s 2021 Reader’s Choice Awards

IONE, CA – Harrah’s Northern California has been named “Best Casino” in the 2021 Reader’s Choice Awards by the...

New Games

Aristocrat Gaming – Fu Dai Lian Lian

Aristocrat Gaming is giving the fun a boost with new games on a new cabinet: Fu Dai Lian Lian Boost Peacock and Boost Tiger, both on the MarsX Portrait cabinet.

Return of White House Council on Native American Affairs Signals Renewed Committement to Native Communities

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senator Brian Schatz (D-Hawai‘i), Chairman of the Senate...

Buy-Back Program Sends Offers to Landowners with Fractional Interests at the Standing Rock Indian Reservation

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Department of the Interior recently announced that the...

Biden Administration Resumes White House Council on Native American Affairs

WASHINGTON, D.C. – On April 23, Secretary of the Interior Deb Haaland and...

Governor Inslee Signs Bill to Put Statue of Billy Frank Jr. in U.S. Capitol

OLYMPIA, WA – Washington State Governor Jay Inslee signed HB 1372 today, which will...

Hard Rock International Welcomes New President of Cafe Operations, Kim Boerema

HOLLYWOOD, FL – Hard Rock International has announced the appointment of Kim...

Coquille Indian Tribe Announces Tribal Member as CEO of The Mill Casino-Hotel & RV Park

NORTH BEND, OR – The Coquille Indian Tribe has appointed Margaret Simpson...

Greer Hines Joins ArrowPoint Media as Communications Director for Indian Gaming Magazine and Indian Gaming Digital

SEATTLE, WA – ArrowPoint Media, Inc. recently announced Greer Hines has been...

Gaming Arts Announces Key Executive Promotions

LAS VEGAS, NV – Gaming Arts, LLC has announced two major promotions within...

Agua Caliente Band of Cahuilla Indians Announce Tribal Council Election Results

PALM SPRINGS, CA – The Agua Caliente Band of Cahuilla Indians have...

AGA Enhances Leadership Team with Three Vice President Promotions

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The American Gaming Association (AGA) recently announced the promotion...

Kahn, Business Committee Re-Elected to Santa Ynez Chumash Leadership Team

SANTA YNEZ, CA — Kenneth Kahn was re-elected Tribal Chairman of the...