Linda J. Roe, VP of Business Development & Client Relations
Native American majority owned architectural firm specializing in the design of casinos, hotels, and related facilities. Capabilities include Master Planning, Architecture theming, and Interior design. Firm has designed over 200 Casino projects and over 400 Hotel projects; and worked with 101 Native Nations.
The Event Group
Lael Fray, Partner
The Event Group (TEG) is a diversified event, entertainment and production/promotion company. TEG manages major entertainment programming for casinos and private corporations.
The Hartmann Group
Jeff Hartmann, President
The Hartmann Group is a leader in Tribal Gaming consulting with expertise in operations, marketing, finance, development, and project management. The Hartmann Group is a relationship-driven company based on long-standing and valued relationships with our clients and strategic partners that go back for many years.
The Penta Building Group
Tim Putnam, Marketing Manager
The PENTA Building Group is a nationally recognized, full service general contractor, with offices in Arizona, California, Nevada, and Oklahoma. The success and experience of PENTA spans a wide variety of market segments including hospitality/ entertainment, gaming, education, healthcare, and Native American. PENTA has extensive experience in Indian Country, having recently completed the Shoshone-Bannock Hotel and Event Center in Fort Hall, ID. Other notable projects include Harrah’s Ak-Chin Hotel Tower in Maricopa, AZ, Comanche Red River Casino Expansion in western, OK, Thunder Valley Hotel Casino Resort in Lincoln, CA, and Indian Head Casino in Warm Springs, OR. To date, PENTA has completed over 20 projects for 13 tribes.
Tribal Financial Advisors
Kristi Jackson, CEO
Tribal Financial Advisors is a boutique investment bank that specializes in capital raising and financial advisory work for Indian Tribes.
Tribal First (Alliant Specialty Insurance Services, Inc.)
Robert Shearer, Program Director
Tribal First is blessed to be the property and casualty insurance choice of over seventy percent of Native American Tribal Governments, and over 250 of their owned Gaming Enterprises.
TribalCARE, Powered by HealthSmart
Kevin Chambers, National VP of Sales
HealthSmart ignited the Tribal healthcare MLR(medicare like rate) industry by developing exclusive technologies and processes enhancing tribal quality of life and healthcare savings. TribalCARE is the premier solution for tribes seeking an experienced and flexible partner to administer claim processing, provide integrated care management and deliver wellness programs designed specifically for tribal members and reducing costs long-term.
Tutor Perini Building Corp.
Richard Rizzo, Vice Chairman
Tutor Perini Building Corp. is a leading builder of Native American hospitality/gaming projects, offering expertise in building quality, on-time, on-budget projects throughout the U.S. Major Native American projects include Vee Quiva Hotel & Casino, AZ; Graton Rancheria Casino, Morongo Casino, Resort & Spa, San Manuel Indian Bingo & Casino, CA; Mohegan Sun expansion, MGM Grand at Foxwoods, CT; and Seminoles Hard Rock Hotel & Casinos, FL. Professional services include construction management, general contracting, pre-construction, post-construction, and design-build. The company’s success is based on its philosophy of "Building Relationships on Trust," deriving more than 80 percent of its business from repeat clients.