Paul Doocey was appointed editor of Casino Journal, a BNP Media publication, in 2011. He had previously served as editor of the publication from 2003 to 2006. Paul also served as editorial director of the Gaming Group for Ascend Media and editor of International Gaming & Wagering Business magazine from 2006 to 2008. He had previously worked for IGWB from 1992 to 2000, the last three years as editor of the publication. From 2000 to 2003, Paul was editor-in-chief of Bank Systems & Technology magazine, a CMP publication. He also served various editorial positions at International Council of Shopping Centers and Fairchild Publications. Paul has also had freelance articles appear in Billboard, Unique Homes, Hotel Business and other magazines. Paul is a graduate of Fordham University.
With its 17th annual North American Regulators Roundtable officially in the books, Gaming Laboratories International (GLI) welcomed over 200 regulators and operators from 37 jurisdictions to the conference, which was held in Las Vegas this past March.
As I write this column, I have just returned from the National Indian Gaming Association (NIGA) trade show and conference where one thing became abundantly clear to me as I attended sessions and visited vendor booths: We live in a marketing world.
As Vice President of Business Development and Tribal Government Relations for International Game Technology PLC (IGT), Knute Knudson is responsible for the company’s business opportunities and its business footprint in Indian country.
This year marks a milestone for Casino Journal’s annual Top 20 Most Innovative Gaming Technology Products Awards: the contest, in which a panel of independent judges grade the cutting-edge qualities of product entries submitted by leading gaming companies, is celebrating its 20th anniversary.
I’d like to begin this column with a little personal history—when I first started in trade journalism, I cut my teeth on magazines covering the shopping center industry. For that reason, I have always had a soft spot for the business, and keep track of it as best I can through print and online media sources.
Jerry Carnazzo is the B2B outside sales manager for the Omaha Steaks B2B Division, and he recently took some time to converse about the division’s products and programs for the gaming space with Casino Journal Editor Paul Doocey.
The modern gaming industry receives a lot of plaudits when it comes to job creation, and this praise is well deserved. According to research conducted by the American Gaming Association and Oxford Economics, the gaming industry generates 1.7 million jobs and nearly $74 billion in income for these workers and their families, and is expected to create an additional 62,000 well-paying jobs over the next decade.
The 2017 version of the National Indian Gaming Association’s (NIGA) Indian Gaming Tradeshow & Convention promises to be among the best ever, thanks in part to a conference program that includes 70 sessions.
The recently held ICE Totally Gaming tradeshow and conference at the ExCeL in London was a smash success. According to press materials provided by show sponsor Clarion Events, ICE Totally Gaming attracting more than 30,200 attendees, setting a new attendance record.