Exhibitor / Sponsor Directory
Association of Gaming Equipment Manufacturers
The Association of Gaming Equipment Manufacturers (AGEM) is a non-profit international trade association representing manufacturers and suppliers of electronic gaming devices, lotteries, systems, table games, key components and support products and services for the gaming industry. AGEM works to further the interests of gaming equipment suppliers throughout the world. Through political action, regulatory influence, trade show partnerships, educational alliances, information dissemination and good corporate citizenship, the members of AGEM work together to create benefits for every company within the organization.
Allin Interactive develops leading-edge solutions capable of supporting in-room on-demand entertainment, guest services, marketing, and screen casting. Allin’s DigiMobile application for guest iPads, iPhones, and Android Phones offers concierge chat, promotions, and significant transactional functionality. Allin’s DigiPublic digital signage software has recently been added to Allin’s interactive solutions portfolio for public displays. Simultaneously manage all three interactive media platforms with Allin’s browser-based content management portal.
Booth 18 www.allininteractive.com
American Nonsmokers Rights Foundation – Smoke Free Casinos
Smokefree indoor air is an important trend in the gaming hospitality sector- for the health of workers, patrons, host communities, and sovereign Tribes. We support dialogue on trends and best practices for making the transition to a smokefree indoor air future. HVAC systems do not address the health hazards of secondhand smoke.
Baker Donelson is among the 60 largest law firms in the country, with more than 700 attorneys and public policy advisors in more than 30 practice areas. Attorneys and advisors on our Gaming Industry Service Team are sensitive to the specialized needs and concerns of gaming clients. Team members are connected seamlessly across 21 offices in Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Maryland, Mississippi, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia and Washington, D.C.
Balch & Bingham LLP
Balch & Bingham LLP is a corporate law firm with more than 230 attorneys across offices in Birmingham and Montgomery, Alabama; Jacksonville, Florida; Atlanta, Georgia; Gulfport and Jackson, Mississippi; and Washington, D.C. We are recognized for our deep experience serving clients in regulated industries, including energy, financial services and healthcare, and our established practices in business, environmental, government relations, labor and employment and litigation. Our firm’s professional, collegial culture is inspired by nationally ranked attorneys who combine business intelligence and industry leadership with high-quality legal counsel to anticipate and respond to corporate challenges both creatively and proactively. We manage our client partnerships with efficient processes and transparencies that result in an uncommon, value-driven client experience. Balch & Bingham was founded in 1922.
BancorpSouth Bank (NYSE: BXS) is headquartered in Tupelo, Mississippi, with approximately $19 billion in assets. BancorpSouth operates approximately 295 full service branch locations as well as additional mortgage, insurance, and loan production offices in Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Louisiana, Mississippi, Missouri, Tennessee and Texas, including an insurance location in Illinois.
If you’re thinking of cruising, there’s a very good chance you’re considering a Carnival cruise. Growing since its founding in 1972, Carnival Cruise Line — “The World’s Most Popular Cruise Line®” — now carries millions of passengers every year. Their newest ship is Carnival Horizon, which debuted in April 2018, and they are building their next ship, Carnival Panorama, which takes to the sea in 2019.
Carnival Cruise Line is proud to be part of a family of companies owned by Carnival Corporation, which includes sister lines Princess Cruises, Holland America Line and Cunard Line, among others.
*SPECIAL OFFER TO SGS ATTENDEES. All SGS attendees will get a chance to win a complimentary cruise for 2 in a interior cabin. Some restrictions apply.
Casino City Press
Casino City Press specializes in the publication of current and comprehensive information on the gaming industry. Our dedicated research team investigates every aspect of the industry, and a strong technical focus allows us to present our data through interactive online applications that make it easy to find the information you need. Casino City Press provides contact-focused data through its GamingDirectory.com website with up-to-the-minute information on gaming properties, owners and their executives. Our CasinoVendors.com and iGamingSuppliers.com websites feature directories of suppliers to the land and online gaming industries respectively, with company profiles and details about the products and services they offer. Our industry-renowned Gaming Almanac products provide highly sought- after marketplace information, and each is now available to subscribers online.
Booth 101 www.casinocitypress.com
Coastal Mississippi is an organization charged with promoting South Mississippi as a tourism and convention destination worldwide. Its mission centers on attracting ever-increasing numbers of leisure, convention, sports and business visitors to the area. It is dedicated to maximizing the travel and tourism industry for South Mississippi.
Casino Dominoes (Moret World Gaming)
Casino Dominoes is a fast-paced, easy-to-learn card game, similar to three-card poker or blackjack. Inspired by the classic game of dominoes, Casino Dominoes utilizes up to six players at once. Casino Dominoes, the state-of-the-art new domino casino game is officially live on the casino floor of the historic Plaza Hotel & Casino Las Vegas. Designed and created by Harold Moret, graduate of the famed UNLV Casino Operations Program, Casino Dominoes is currently available as a table game, with additional formats of the game, including slot machines and digital applications for Android and IOS, to be announced shortly.
Booth 7 www.casinodominoes.com
Cummins Allison is a global leader in developing technologies which count, sort and authenticate currency, tickets and checks. Cummins Allison offers a full line of equipment to streamline processing throughout your property with solutions designed for the cage, vault and soft count room.
Booth 14 www.cumminsallison.com
eConnect™ is a cutting-edge technology company that helps improve business performance through data and video intelligence. The company seamlessly integrates digital video surveillance with transactional data from point-of-sale (POS), casino systems, people counting and other data sources to quickly and directly improve profitability, efficiency and the guest experience. eConnect offers measurable ROI within months of system deployment. The software tools are world-renowned for their ability to discover previously unknown problems, thereby reducing or eliminating sources of loss and correcting operational problems. For more information, visit www.econnectglobal.com
Booth 28 www.econnectglobal.com
We have grown over the past 36 years to serve as a premier sanitary maintenance and food service disposables provider. We have built a diverse loyal customer base that encompasses many markets including casinos, hotels and many others. As a certified Women’s Business Enterprise, we offer innovative solutions to reduce operational cost and provide for a cleaner and healthier environment for your building occupants as well as your staff. Our member-owner association with Network Services Company gives Economical the financial backing and leverage to keep product costs down and remain competitive. Economical is committed to our role through unsurpassed customer service, continued education and distributing the most innovative and cost-effective quality products throughout the Gulf Coast.
Booth 31 www.economicaljanitorial.com
Everi is a leading supplier for the casino gaming industry. The Company provides casino operators with a diverse portfolio including innovative gaming machines that power the casino floor, and casino systems that include comprehensive, end-to-end Financial Technology solutions. Everi’s mission is to be a transformative force for casino operations by facilitating memorable player experiences, delivering reliable security, and striving for customer satisfaction and operational excellence.
FABICash® is the award-winning leader in providing the most reliable Cash Access, Title 31 AML Compliance and Online Sports Betting services to its casino partners. Services include ATM, Kiosk, Credit and Debit Card Cash Advance and Check Cashing. On the kiosk front, FABICash® is Glory’s #1 partner, and together they have made enhancements to the Glory kiosk functionality. The kiosks can perform both ATM and e-check transactions.
Booth 2 www.fabicash.com
Forbo Flooring Systems
Forbo Flooring Systems is a leading global player in high-quality, commercial floor coverings & total solution flooring projects that include Linoleum, Vinyl, Luxury Vinyl Tiles and Flocked Flooring.
Booth 20 www.forboflooringna.com
G+D Currency Technology
G+D Currency Technology is the market leader in creating innovative solutions for banknotes and banknote processing systems. As a trusted partner to casinos, central banks, financial institutions, banknote printers and cash-in-transit companies across more than 150 countries, we offer a full range of expertise and innovative technologies to improve security and efficiencies in the cash cycle.
G+D Currency Technology by the numbers:
- More than 350 count rooms using G+D equipment throughout North America
- Over 500 banknote processing systems installed in casinos
- End to end casino solutions with majority market share in high volume properties
- 5,000 cash-centers worldwide make use of our technologies.
- In 2016 G+D Currency Technology applied for 171 new patents.
- To date, we have printed over 135,000,000,000 (135 trillion) banknotes.
- Over 145 central banks trust our security solutions.
Creating confidence in the printed value of a banknote is a challenge that G+D Currency Technology sets itself every day
Booths 16 & 17 www.gi-de.com
Game Show America
Game Show America offers a number of exciting interactive floor promotions to draw traffic to your casino. We work with you and your promotions and marketing team to provide the best promotions possible to increase player loyalty. Each one of our game promotions are thoroughly tested to ensure a successful promotion. Game boards, software, and marketing material can all be branded to seamlessly integrate the promotion into your casino. We have a full-time creative team dedicated to designing and creating new promotion concepts. If you don’t see a promotion in our current portfolio that fits your needs, let’s work together to create something unique. Custom
solutions are our specialty! GSA also offers three fantastic stage game shows to draw traffic to your casino. We work with you and your promotions, marketing, and entertainment teams to bring you the best shows possible for ticketed and/or VIP events. Since 2006, Game Show America has provided casino promotions, insured games, training, and consulting for casinos in 30 of the 50 U.S. States. GSA continues to work closely with our clients to raise the bar by providing unique custom solutions that increase player loyalty and increase profits. Game Show America – the best kept secret in Casino Promotions!
Booth 9 www.gameshowamerica.com
Global Gaming Women
Global Gaming Women (GGW) is an independent charitable organization that was established to deliver high impact programs and events. Through education, mentorship and networking opportunities GGW brings together women from all segments from the gaming and lottery industries in an effort to enrich their professional and personal lives.
Gaming Laboratories International, LLC (GLI®) delivers the highest quality land-based, lottery and iGaming testing, assessment and professional services to more than 475 jurisdictions worldwide. With over 20 laboratory locations on six continents, GLI has established an incomparable team of highly trained experts to test and certify equipment. Beyond testing, GLI offers a wide range of professional services, including field inspections, security audits, responsible gaming, project management, and governance, risk and compliance. The company holds U.S. and international accreditations for compliance with ISO/IEC 17025, 17020, and 17065 standards for technical competence in the gaming, wagering and lottery industries.
Booth 1 www.gaminglabs.com
Ivy by Go Moment
Ivy smartconcierge combines human expertise and machine intelligence in a seamless experience for guests and players. Via messaging, Ivy solves the pain of delivering frictionless, near-instant 24/7 communication to guests, provides up-sell and marketing opportunities to generate additional revenue, and through its survey feature, boosts the guest feedback loop to increase the amount of five-bubble reviews on TripAdvisor. Ivy also drives efficiencies, reducing 30-40% of queries needing to hit guest and player services desks, freeing up staff to focus on delivering more complex quality service. Ivy is currently deployed at over 30% of hotel rooms on the Las Vegas strip and within most hotels across the Caesars Entertainment portfolio. For its implementation of Ivy, Caesars won the 2018 HT-NEXT Visionary Award.
Booth 102 www.gomoment.com
Gulfport-Biloxi International Airport
Centrally located between Mobile and New Orleans, Gulfport-Biloxi International Airport (GPT) makes flying easy and convenient. Our user-friendly terminal exemplifies southern charm and ensures your trip will be comfortable, efficient and hassle-free. Gulfport-Biloxi International Airport’s 1,600 acres of property features a 160,000 sq ft airport terminal served by five major commercial airlines, two runways (9,000 and 4,900 ft), a state-of-the-art FBO, cargo and USO facilities, two hotels, an office park and more.
Hill & Brooks
Hill & Brooks Coffee and Tea Company, Inc. is a family owned company importing coffees and teas from around the world since 1959. Our company imports, roasts, grinds, packages and distributes our finished products to our 17 branch locations located across Louisiana, Mississippi, Alabama, Georgia, Florida and South Carolina. From the branch locations we then deliver our products to a full array of customer types including but not limited to healthcare facilities, casinos and other entertainment venues, restaurants, educational facilities, military facilities, large offices, manufacturing plants and convenient stores.
Booth 3 www.hillandbrooks.com
IGT enables players to experience their favorite games across all channels and regulated segments, from Gaming Machines and Lotteries to Digital and Social Gaming. Leveraging a wealth of premium content, substantial investment in innovation, in-depth customer intelligence, operational expertise, and leading-edge technology, our gaming solutions anticipate the demands of consumers wherever they decide to play.
Incredible Technologies, Inc. (IT) specializes in the design, development and manufacturing of entertainment products for the casino gaming industry. IT products are fueled by innovation and driven by the ROI of game operators worldwide. With its corporate headquarters in the Chicago suburb of Vernon Hills, Illinois and a design studio and show room in Las Vegas, the IT team is over 200 strong, containing the most skilled and talented game designers, programmers, artists, animators, sound engineers, service technicians, sales, customer service, marketing and production personnel in the nation.
JCM Global is the world’s leading transaction technologies supplier for the gaming, banking, retail, and kiosk industries. With unsurpassed service and support, JCM Global is trusted by operators, manufacturers and integrators on six continents. Its extensive line of award-winning products set global standards with ground-breaking peripheral transaction components, innovate digital media hardware and the systems to tie them together.
Booth 24 www.jcmglobal.com
The Gaming Practice at Jones Walker offers nationally and internationally recognized, industry-leading legal, regulatory and litigation counsel to owners, investors, tribes, vendors and charities throughout the southeastern United States. Our client base is broad, our gaming experience is deep, and our network of regulatory, tax and industry contacts is extensive. These strengths enable us to provide targeted legal solutions, legislative and regulatory advocacy, and dispute-resolution services that address today’s challenges and lay the groundwork for future success.
With recent technological advancements, demand is growing for gaming machines that offer superior entertainment value. The ability for devices to withstand long operating hours at casinos, meaning high durability and reliability, has also become a key requirement.
KONAMI strives to respond to such market needs, by drawing on a wealth of technological capabilities and knowledge amassed over years of developing products with excellent entertainment value.
Established in 1981, MainStage Theatrical Supply, Inc. is a full-service entertainment supply company, reaching theatres, schools, worship facilities, museums, theme parks, TV studios, casinos, auditoriums and more. Our service area includes North, Central and South America as well as the U.S. Virgin Islands, Nigeria and the Dominican Republic! With a base of domestic and international customers, our products and services include design/build, sales, manufacturing and installation of architectural, exterior and entertainment lighting, dimming, control and distribution, theatrical stage curtains, track, rigging and stage, studio and production supplies. We meet our goal to provide superior service at competitive prices by stocking the most popular entertainment and theatrical supplies for fast delivery and expediting any order to meet your production needs. All of our locations have trained staff ready to discuss the latest in supply and equipment technology, and our Milwaukee, Pensacola and Memphis locations maintain a large stock of basic theatre and entertainment goods for immediate purchase. MTS is one of the leading entertainment suppliers in the U.S. with over $18 million in annual sales. The company’s growth in sales volume has provided our staff with a wealth of experience that is unparalleled. MainStage is an ETCP Employer with employees certified in both electronic and rigging equipment.
Booth 19 www.mainstage.com
One of the oldest gaming conference and trade shows, the Southern Gaming Summit is owned by the Mississippi Gaming & Hospitality Association (MGHA), guaranteeing a conference “of the industry, by the industry, about the industry.” The regional conference and trade show addresses issues of importance to commercial and tribal gaming in the south and the Midwest, bringing decision makers to the beautiful Gulf Coast of Mississippi. The Mississippi Gaming and Hospitality Association is a non-profit organization whose mission is to protect and enhance the reputation and success of the gaming industry within the State of Mississippi. The MGHA was chartered in 1993 and works in cooperation with the American Gaming Association headquartered in Washington, D.C.
Booth 103 www.msgaming.org
KeyWatcher is the benchmark for key control in casinos and hotels across the globe. It begins with the most durable, reliable hardware on the market and the best customer service/technical support in the industry. Next, we listen to our customers and have developed gaming specific features such as Multi-User Access and Group Interlock. Combined with other functions that have evolved over 24 years of experience… unlimited text & email notifications, integration, scheduled reporting, random/non-random key return, multiple cabinets sizes, and module choices are unmatched. And our built-in touch screen interface makes KeyWatcherTouch by far the most user friendly product on the market.
Booth 10 www.morsewatchmans.com
NRT Technology is a global technology leader who, through their global family of companies, enables more than 2 billion physical and digital commerce experiences at over 750 casino properties worldwide, including the top 25 largest casino corporations.
Booth 15 www.nrttech.com
Odds On Promotions
Offer attention-getting, revenue-driving, million-dollar prizes, without the risk of a payout! Since 1991, Odds On Promotions, and sister company Hole In One International, have been creating custom, award-winning promotions that increase trial and frequency, generate club enrollment, boost tournament attendance, drive incremental revenue and deliver superior ROI. When you have a winner, we’ll be there to pick up the tab!
Booth 4 www.oddsonpromotions.com
Two Industry Leaders. One Procurement Solution.
Caesars Entertainment and Foodbuy LLC have created Parlay Solutions, a unique procurement solution founded on a winning combination of gaming and procurement expertise. We’ve married the world’s most geographically diversified casino entertainment provider and North America’s largest foodservice procurement organization to benefit our members and our world-class supplier community. Parlay Solutions’ members and suppliers benefit from our joined experience in delighting 100 million guests annually across Caesars’ 45+ properties and managing Foodbuy’s $23 billion in spend under management. Our industry insights make us the leading partners to deliver innovative solutions to modern commercial and tribal gaming hospitality operators.
Booth 21 www.joinparley.com
If you’re looking for fun and exciting ways to raise revenue, generate crowds, and increase traffic, then look no further than Pixus. From our completely customizable gameboards like Pin-Pong, Magna-Match, and Punch-Out, to giant, towering die-cut standee’s, we’ve got it. Since 1992, Pixus has been the premier, graphics solutions provider in the gaming industry. Need it fast? With six, large-format printers, you can receive your signage as soon as next day!
Booth 6 www.pixus.com
Propellant Media is a digital advertising agency based out of Atlanta, GA and Charlotte, NC focused on geofencing marketing (programmatic display advertising), but with a swath of digital advertising solutions meant to drive foot traffic, leads, and engagement with casinos, hotels, and resorts around the country. Given our ability to virtually target individuals, (households), buildings, nearby retail locations, competitor hotels, and even your own resorts with customer loyalty level advertising, we’re able to build hyper locally driven campaigns that are greatly targeted to those most likely to be interested in your gaming and travel enterprise. We can even measure physical foot traffic back to your resorts and gaming institutions.
Booth 27 www.propellant.media/geo-fencing
Red Circle Agency
Red Circle is a full-service advertising agency with over 15 years of experience in the hospitality and gaming industries. We believe in giving you a full circle experience, from data-driven insights all the way through breakthrough executions. We’ve worked with a diverse roster of companies, including more than 85 casinos. Our vision is to be the most data-driven, results-oriented hospitality experts in North America. And we’re growing! In 2015, Red Circle was recognized as one of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies by Inc. magazine and one of the “Success Stories of the Year” by Twin Cities Business.
Booth 26 www.redcircleagency.com
Seeking new ways to engage and empower your players? Meet Rymax Marketing Services, the proven leader in Player Loyalty Solutions.Our world-class programs make every player feel like a winner, through an unmatched portfolio of 15,000 premium merchandise rewards. Offering more brands, more products and more inspiration than any other loyalty marketing provider, our programs are custom-designed to motivate players at every level and of every generation. Rymax’s Strategic Interactive Themed Events (R-SITE) excite players through hands-on, exclusive reward experiences that drive ROI and increase repeat play. Each product at these events is hand-picked, to accurately target and reward players. Our experienced event staff is equipped with merchandise knowledge and our proprietary check out system reduces transaction times so players can quickly return to the Casino floor. The industry’s only one-stop-shop, Rymax designs, implements and manages all program elements under one roof — including event integration, fulfillment and delivery.
Booth 11 www.rymaxinc.com
SCA Gaming is the most experienced promotion solutions provider in the industry. Generating over 4,500 promotions worldwide, SCA routinely delivers promotions designed help casinos enhance their brand and drive sustained profitability. Solutions include integrated kiosk promotions, internet and mobile offerings, and high-impact game shows for the casino floor. Prize coverage is available up to $5,000,000. Guest Engagement Management SystemTM, is SCA’s next generation in leading-edge customer relationship development. The GEM system is unique in that it combines customer service systems, loyalty solutions and unparalleled promotion design. With GEMSTM SCA has created a customizable platform to meet each casino’s individual needs.
Booth 23 www.scagaming.com
Site 1001 is the creator of Skylight, the big data platform for buildings, designed for the smart building revolution. Skylight collects everything that impacts buildings—design and construction information, live sensors and systems, environment details, financial figures, and most importantly, data from people, like work orders and occupant comments—and structures it into a single source called Place Data. Place Data is harnessed by an ever-growing number of apps and analytical tools on the Skylight platform designed to help investors, owners, operators, service providers, and tenants deliver smarter building management, uncover new operational insights, improve tenant satisfaction and boost overall asset performance.
Booth 29 www.site1001.com
Sportradar is the leading global provider of sports data intelligence. Established in 2000, the company occupies a unique position at the intersection of the sports, media and betting industries, providing sports federations, news media, consumer platforms and sports betting operators with a range of solutions to help grow their business. Sportradar employs over 2,000 people in more than 30 locations around the world. It is our commitment to excellent service, quality and reliability that makes us the trusted partner of more than 1,000 companies in over 80 countries and official partner of the NBA, NFL, NHL, MLB, NASCAR, FIFA and UEFA. We monitor, analyse and deliver insights from more than 400,000 matches annually across 60 sports. With deep industry relationships, Sportradar is not just redefining the sports fan experience; it also safeguards the sports themselves through its Integrity Services division and advocacy for an integrity-driven environment for all involved.
The Burks Companies
For more than 25 years, we have provided integrated facilities management services to clients in Georgia, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Nevada, Louisiana, and Mississippi. We specialize in a wide-range of services for 4-5 diamond resorts, aseptic/cleanroom cleaning of bio-pharm facilities, and multi-million square feet Class A corporate headquarters. We utilize an integrated services approach to effectively manage multiple service disciplines at our client sites. We are well-known for our committed senior management team as an interactive partner of the customers we serve. To us…Performance is Everything!
Booth 12 www.theburkscompanies.com
United Food Group
United Food Group – Premier Developer & Manufacturer of Specialty Dry Powder Mixes; Perfect Servings® Condiment Dispenser, with portion-controlled settings, eliminates pilferage & reduces waste. Komoniwana™ Frozen Beverages is a line of high-quality shakes, smoothies, frappes and granitas that will change the way you prepare frozen beverages.
Stop by the United Food Group Booth to Sample Komoniwana™ – Many Delicious Flavors Offered!!
Ask about Perfect Servings® Program and our Komoniwana™ Program – Both programs offering Free Equipment & Equipment Replacement with usage of our products.
Booth 8 www.unitedfoodgroup.net/
VizExplorer is the leading provider of Operational Intelligence (OI) solutions to the casino gaming industry. The next generation in data- driven decision making, Operational Intelligence delivers on the promise of business intelligence by letting casino operators analyze live, fast-changing data and take immediate action using a single toolset. VizExplorer’s applications and tools enable enterprises to address smart space and profit optimization, marketing campaign management, CRM, dispatch and service management, and customer service. VizExplorer is led by a team of distinguished Operational Intelligence experts, seasoned industry veterans and world class software developers devoted to building the very best products backed by extraordinary support.
Booth 5 www.vizexplorer.com
Wilkin Marketing is multi-media marketing and design agency offering a full range of services. Wilkin specializes in digital and direct marketing products, proprietary technology called Zero Rings™ and loyalty kiosks to create awareness and generate profits for casinos within the Gaming Industry. Wilkin Marketing has developed thousands of promotions; sent millions of targeted communications via direct mail, email, and SMS text; and installed interactive kiosks throughout the globe.
Booth 13 www.wilkinmarketing.com
Yates Construction has proudly called Mississippi our home for over 50 years. With annual revenues of approximately $2 billion and over 9,000 employees, we provide a full range of construction services to our clients around the world. Our team has been involved in constructing world class gaming facilities across the entire United States for over 25 years and has consistently ranked among the top 5 gaming contractors in the nation for over a decade. Our expertise in this sector is unmatched in the industry and we pride ourselves in our repeat clients that continue to trust us with their gaming facilities year after year. We look forward to adding you to our list of satisfied clients.
Booth L202 www.wgyates.com