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In an interview with Casino Enterprise Management Managing Editor Marian Green, National Indian Gaming Association (NIGA) Chairman Ernie Stevens Jr. reflects on the organization’s legacy of leadership in support of tribal gaming and sovereignty, including the 30 strong years of offering its annual...

Steve Odden knows a thing or two about keeping people in their seats in gaming venues across the country, having spent several years in the chair business, primarily focusing on the Native American gaming market. Currently, Odden serves as Ohio-based Gasser Chair Company’s exclusive consultant...

For anyone following the legislative path of the expansion of legalized online poker and online gaming overall in the U.S. markets, might I recommend BENGAY® or any other muscle analgesic for one’s neck monitoring the ping pong back and forth of this “on-again, off-again” journey. As a brief recap...

Now entering its 30th year, Indian Gaming, the National Indian Gaming Association’s (NIGA) annual trade show and convention is bigger than ever before. Scheduled from March 30 to April 2 at the San Diego Convention Center in San Diego, Indian Gaming will have the newest products, latest trends, workshops and networking events, all while celebrating Native American culture.
“The only constant is change, so we are celebrating our 30th Anniversary edition with some changes and enhancements that signal the beginning of a brand new era for our show,” NIGA Chairman Ernie Stevens Jr. said in a press release. “From show floor admission procedures to education and networking opportunities, we’re fine-tuning and enhancing every element of the show to make sure it exceeds the needs of tribal gaming community members, as well as the many other businesses that serve and support Indian gaming.”
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Many table game properties struggle with a player tracking system that provides player reinvestment values similar to the system used in slots and video games. With the exception of video poker machines, the mathematical house advantage subject to each and every handle pull on an electronic...

ICE Totally Gaming 2015 drew more than 25,000 visitors to the London show in early February, breaking its 2014 record by 8 percent, according to interim figures released by the show’s organizers. The interim figures, which are subject to a final independent audit, show that ICE 2015 drew...

A little anarchy can be a good thing…at least when it comes in the form of Aristocrat Technologies’ newest game based on the FX Network hit show “Sons of Anarchy.” Aristocrat’s new Sons of Anarchy™ Slot Game, based on the FX Network’s Golden Globe® winning “Sons of Anarchy,” will debut...

The American Gaming Association has launched a national initiative aimed at ensuring that presidential candidates understand the vital role the gaming industry plays in providing middle-class jobs and driving economic growth. AGA President and CEO Geoff Freeman announced the...

The EILERS-FANTINI survey is designed to track slot machine and related technology purchasing trends on a quarterly basis and is the gaming industry’s largest slot survey in terms of total casinos and slot machines surveyed. This quarter’s report represents the 21st proprietary slot survey and includes...