On the Inside

October 2007, Volume 17 No. 10

A special thanks to Darlene Gait for her cover artwork, "Standing Still." An Esquimalt Nation artist, Darlene resides on Vancouver Island in British Columbia, Canada. She can be reached by email at darlene@dgait.com or contact One Moon Gallery at (250) 294-6388. To view more of Darlene's artwork visit www.darlenegait.com

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Magazine Cover

Inside This Issue

Gaming Laboratories International

WMS (back cover)

IGT (center spread)

Bally Technologies (2 pg spread)

Certegy Check Services

Global Gaming Expo (G2E)


Table of Contents

Konami Gaming

Cadillac Jack

Joseph Eve

Bally Technologies

Speak Out: The Importance of Class II Gaming - by James Steele, Jr.

G2E Preview: The World of Gaming Under One Roof - by Frank J. Fahrenkopf, Jr.


Ask The Experts: New Technology in Indian Country - With Industry Experts: Les Clavir, Kathy George, Tony Goetz, Michael Gorczynski, Phil Haugen, Ken Kettler, Jim Kikumoto, Richard Kline, Allan Kronberg, James LaPorte, Dave LaSarte-Meeks, Jeff Livingston, Robert Livingston, Darold Londo, Wendell Long, Ron Mastandrea, James Morales, Robert Nanomantube, Vio Nicola, Travis O'Neil, Leonard Oakes, Jr., Ron Patel, Steve Penhall, Darin Price, Paul R. Ryan, and Gus Tsivikis

Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community: Celebrating 25 Years in the Gaming Business

Legal Update: Sault Tribe in St. Ignace, Michigan Granted Injunction to Open Main Gaming Floor at Shores Casino

Doug Hyde Studios

Politics: Prez on the Rez Makes History - by Kayln Free

Measuring Your Promotions - by Lorna Grover

Top 10 Reasons Why a Player Won't Sign Up or Use Your Free Casino Players Card... and How to Win Them Back - by Rick Harshman

Coming Full Circle: Software Licensing and Location Options - by Bill Schwartz

G2E Preview: New Games Rollout

Finance: Expanded Gaming Allows for Greater Tribal Social Programs - by Valerie Red Horse

Initial Impressions

Tribal Human Resources Development & Training Workshop

Bingo, South-of-the-Border Style - by Randee Kerns

Indian Class II & Bingo Conference and Expo

Risk Management: Patching Infrastructure Vulnerabilities - by Jeff Holliday

The Year-End Audit is Here - by Joe Oprosko

Benefits Communication and Team Member Education - by Andrea Trudeau

Southwestern Indian Gaming Conference & Expo

Smithsonian NMAI

National Indian Gaming Association


Monthly Features & Columns

Planning for a New Buffet - by Andrew Klebanow

Who's Who: Robert Guthrie - The Path to Hollywood

Expansions: Desert Orchid Opens at Morongo Casino, Resort & Spa; Viejas Unveils Plans for $800 Million Resort and Casino Project; Harrah's Rincon Casino & Resort Celebrates 5-Year Anniversary with Extensive Remodel of Original Hotel; Preview Tour Held for New Kickapoo Boys and Girls Club Facility; Remodel of Elite Room and High Stakes Gaming Area at Chinook Winds Celebrated with Ribbon Cutting



Publisher's Page

Cover Artist

Extraordinary Employee

New Games

Product Spotlight


Calendar of Events

In the News

Community Outreach

Ad Index