Tribal Economic Impact 2018 - Page 4

TABLE OF CONTENTS List of Tribes in Oklahoma (ranked by gaming exclusivity fees) ............................................................ 5 Water park likely start of casino offerings diversifying ............................................................. 6 Choctaw Nation drives development in SE Oklahoma ................................................................ 8 101 N. Robinson Ave., Ste. 101 • Oklahoma City, OK 73102 405-235-3100 • www.journalrecord.com ASSOCIATE PUBLISHER & EDITOR Ted Streuli ADVERTISING DIRECTOR Sarah Barrow SPECIAL PUBLICATIONS EDITOR Jessica Mitchell COPY AND WEB EDITOR Ron Clay addiction treatment ........................................ 10 ADVERTISING ACCOUNT MANAGERS Wendy Duncan Vicki Madden Leslie Mahan Amber Ragland Laura Watts Culinary school students find opportunities DESIGNER Robin Graves Officials seek more funding for gambling at casinos, resorts ............................................. 14 Casinos provide jobs, financial growth for smaller towns ..................................................... 16 Cherokee Nation bringing in more jobs with hospital, casino ................................................. 18 RESEARCHER Dawn Darbon For subscription information, call 800-451-9998 or go to JournalRecord.com. A B O U T T H E C OV E R RIBAL M PA C T T ECONOMIC I 2018 Industry officials ready to roll the dice in PERIODICAL SUPPLEMENT TO D THE JOURNAL RECOR Oklahoma ........................................................... 20 OIGA works with MIO producers on casino product placement .......................................... 22 GA M IN G FOCUS ON 4 T R I B A L E C O N O M I C I M PA C T • J U LY 2 0 1 8 A blackjack dealer thumbs through cards at a table in the WinStar casino in Thackerville. Cover photo by Brent Fuchs