NIGA 2021 Photo Gallery

By Raving / July 26, 2021 /

Photos from the Indian Gaming Tradeshow & Convention (NIGA), July 19 – 22, 2021 at Caeasars Forum, Las Vegas, NV.  

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Is It Too Late to Prepare for Miles on the Tradeshow Floor?

By Christine Faria / June 23, 2021 /

Video tips to avoid sore feet and backs at tradeshows At the beginning of the year, Raving Marketing Manager Gency Warren and I were having a discussion about how much our steps per day had fallen now that we were working from our home offices. We thought about the thousands of steps we accumulate at…

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Surprising Virtual Conference Data

By Deana Scott / February 26, 2021 / Comments Off on Surprising Virtual Conference Data

Not gonna lie. Like so many other suppliers to the gaming and hospitality industry, we’re still recovering from the impacts of COVID on our business. With that said, our “recovery” is NOT back to the same model built on 23 years in business. The crisis catapulted us to move future plans of new products and…

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How Tribal Casinos and Suppliers Will Help Native Children and Youth Development

By Raving / March 11, 2020 /

(Reno, NV) – For six years, Tribal casino executives and gaming suppliers have come together at the Native Strong Comedy Slam & Jam to support the Notah Begay III Foundation. What does it mean to support the NB3 Foundation? When you support this event, you are helping Native American kids stay active. You are encouraging…

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Calling All Music Fans: Own a One of a Kind Signed Guitar

By Raving / February 26, 2020 /

Bid Today and Help a Very Special Cause (Reno, NV) – Wynonna Judd. Los Lonely Boys. Uncle Cracker.  Brothers Osborne. Sugarland. Brantley Gilbert. Foreigner. Foghat. Chevel Shepherd. Styx. Lee Greenwood. Loverboy. Three Dog Night. Jimmie Allen and Matt Stell. Rodney Atkins. Are you a super fan? Owning a one of a kind guitar signed by…

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Native Strong Comedy Slam & Jam Returns to Hard Rock

By Raving / October 2, 2019 /

Reno, Nevada – The 2020 Native Strong Comedy Slam and Jam will return to the Hard Rock Hotel San Diego on March 26, 2020. New for this year, the event will feature a live music performance along with an online auction of signed guitars donated by Tribal casinos. “We love the Native Strong Comedy Slam…

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2019 NNAHRA Annual Conference Recap

By Raving / September 27, 2019 /

More than 500 Native American HR professionals gathered this week for the 23rd National Native American Human Resources Association (NNAHRA) Annual Conference. This year’s event took place in Prior Lake, MN, at the stunning Mystic Lake Casino Hotel. With a 30% increase in attendance, the event enjoyed a diverse audience including HR team members from…

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Loyalty and Player Development Conference 2019

The How-to of Aligning Your Loyalty and PD Departments

By Christine Faria / July 29, 2019 / Comments Off on The How-to of Aligning Your Loyalty and PD Departments

Loyalty Clubs and Player Development programs are the foundation of our marketing programs. Last week, at Raving’s Loyalty and Player Development Conference in Las Vegas, we addressed how progressive organizations are leveraging these two areas to drive revenue and discussed solutions to solve the operational disconnects between these functions. Attendees took a deep-dive looking at…

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Market Research at OIGA Indian Gaming

The Biggest Little Show in Indian Gaming – OIGA Celebrates 25 years

By Raving / July 25, 2019 /

The Raving team was honored to participate once again at OIGA’s Annual Conference & Trade Show in Tulsa, OK. Senior Raving Partner, Market Research, Deb Hilgeman, Ph.D., presented the results of the Third Annual Indian Gaming National Marketing Survey on Tuesday, July 23. This survey provides an industry benchmark for Tribal gaming executives by providing…

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WIGA photos

Congrats to Another Successful Northwest Indian Gaming Conference & Expo

By Christine Faria / June 20, 2019 /

The Raving team was honored to participate once more at WIGA’s annual event last week at Tulalip Resort & Casino. On site with Raving’s VP of Client Services Amy Hergenrother was Daniel Wood, Digital & Gamified Marketing Solutions and Vice President of Sales, Engaged Nation, and other Partners who took the stage. Discussions and Topics…

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