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Raving at NIGA

Raving @ NIGA

April 1 – 4, 2019

San Diego Convention Center

San Diego, CA

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We’re headed to San Diego for the 2019 Indian Gaming Tradeshow & Exposition. Find us on the tradeshow floor! Need a floor pass? Use our code to get a free trade show floor pass here.  Email Amy Hergenrother today to setup an appointment before the show.

Join us at the 5th annual Native Strong Comedy Slam on Wednesday night April 3! This event is an official party of the Indian Gaming Tradeshow & Exposition and benefits the NB3 Foundation. Tickets are on sale now – visit event page for full details.

Catch these Raving Partners on the tradeshow floor:

Finley & Cook – booth #1927
Engaged Nation – booth #2342
Raving – booth #1924

2019 Raving sessions:
How Small to Mid-Sized Casinos are Capitalizing on Social Gaming

Track: Emerging Gaming
Tuesday, April 2, 2019: 9:00 AM – 9:50 AM
Moderator: Justin Shank, Raving Partner, Social Media and Marketing
Panelists: Leila Pleasant, Manager of Player Services, Muckleshoot Casino; Duane Chapman, Lake of the Torches Resort Casino, Assistant General Manager; Chad Germann, CEO, Red Circle; Richard Schwartz, President, Rush Street Interactive

Developing Your Plan of Action for Success

Track: Women in Tribal Gaming
Tuesday, April 2, 2019: 11:00 AM – 11:50 AM
Presenter: Paula Allen, Raving Partner, Leadership & Development and Enrolled Tribal Citizen of the Jamestown S’Klallam Tribe

Don’t Have the Budget or the Staff? How Small to Mid-sized Tribal Properties can Leverage Data Analytics

Track: Marketing
Tuesday, April 2, 2019: 11:00 AM – 11:50 AM
Presenter: Lynette O’Connell, Raving VP of Operations

Help – A Giant Casino is in my Competition! How Mid-sized Tribal Casinos Thrive in a Competitive Atmosphere

Track: Marketing
Tuesday, April 2, 2019: 2:00 PM – 2:50 PM
Moderator: Deana Scott, Raving CEO
Panelists: Lynette O’Connell, Raving VP of Operations; Tom Osiecki, Raving Partner, Advanced Operations and Marketing; Jake Godin, Director of Marketing, Mole Lake Casino Lodge & Conference Center; Jef Bauer, General Manager, Augustine Casino

Making Compliance Work in Your Casino

Track: Regulation and Compliance
Tuesday, April 2, 2019: 2:00 PM – 2:50 PM
Moderator: Pam Reynolds, Senior Manager, Finley & Cook
Panelists: Rachel Loudon, Manager, Finley & Cook; Joe Osterloh, Executive Director, Jamul Tribal Gaming Commission; Jason Larney, General Manager, Golden Pony Casino

Tackling the Unique IT Challenges of Casinos

Track: Regulation and Compliance
Tuesday, April 2, 2019: 2:00 PM – 2:50 PM
Moderator: Bobby Simpson, Chief Information Officer, Finley & Cook
Panelists: Linda Arrendondo, IT, Citizen Potawatomi Nation of Oklahoma; Janet Cole-Spitler, Director of IT, Naskila Gaming at Alabama-Coushatta; Prasanna Satarasinghe, Raving Partner, VP Consumer and Mobility Practice, Savantis Solutions LLC

How Tribal Casinos with No Hotel can Leverage Local Rooms to Drive Play and Guest Satisfaction

Track: Marketing
Tuesday, April 2, 2019: 3:00 PM – 3:50 PM
Moderator: Dan Stromer, Raving Partner Executive Tribal Development and Senior Operations
Panelists: Michael White, General Manager, Elk Valley Casino; Dennis Hendricks, Tribal Council Member, Tuolumne Band of Me-Wuk Indians; Mark Astone, Strategic Raving Partner, Branding, Advertising and Media Services and CEO, Catalyst Marketing Company

The Results of Raving’s 3rd Annual Indian Gaming National Marketing Survey: Learning from Industry Trends

Track: Marketing
Wednesday, April 3, 2019: 1:00 PM – 1:50 PM
Moderator: Deana Scott, Raving CEO
Panelists: Deb Hilgeman, Ph.D., Senior Raving Partner, Market Research; Mark Astone, Strategic Raving Partner, Branding, Advertising and Media Services and CEO, Catalyst Marketing Company; Steve Neely, General Manager, Rolling Hills Casino