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We’re Celebrating the Grand Opening of Desert Diamond West Valley Casino Phase I

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Photo from YourWestValley.com article: http://www.yourwestvalley.com/glendale/article_53defecc-a872-11e5-ad25-d76200b77a7b.html

Congratulations to our client, the Tohono O’odham Nation on the grand opening of the first phase of the Desert Diamond West Valley Casino in Maricopa County, Arizona. The HBG-designed casino officially opened to the public on December 20, 2015. We have compiled articles on the project below – take a look for a peek into the project, and check back on the HBG website soon for official project photography. (more…)


HBG announces design collaboration in the 20th Century Fox World, Dubai

“Rethink is excited to be working with HBG on the creative integration of our hotel and theme park designs for Fox Studios Dubai,” said RLE Senior Creative Director John Rust. “Collaborating with HBG’s team and utilizing their extensive expertise in resort design will result in an extraordinarily entertaining guest experience.”

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2015 HBG Summer Intern Laura Kageorge: “HBG places a high value on growth and development.”

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Thanks to our intern, Laura Kageorge for providing insights into her summer work experience! Laura joined HBG as a University of Cincinnati Interior Design Co-Op student.

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A Three Step Plan to a Millennial-Ready Casino

for webBy Danny Valle, AIA, Principal, Hnedak Bobo Group

You have a thriving regional casino operation and loyal gaming customers. Baby Boomers have been your bread and butter demographic for years. Now you are wondering how to reach the millennial generation, when article after article tells you that millennials do not prefer slot machines-but your main revenue source has typically come from slot gamers. So, where do you start and how soon do you need to put a plan in place?

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HBG designs $40 million expansion for Seneca Buffalo Creek Casino

Buffalo’s economic development revival is spurring a $40 million expansion of the Seneca Buffalo Creek Casino that will see the size of the two-year-old downtown gaming venue grow by more than 42 percent.

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Indian Country Today – Prairie Band Casino: Stunning Cultural Design, Winning Architecture

ORIGINAL ARTICLE AT INDIAN COUNTRY TODAY

In the gaming world, much emphasis is placed on potential.

Facilities often tout numbers of slot machines, table games and average winnings. But ICTMN found 10 Native-owned casinos and resorts that combine state-of-art gaming options with stunning architecture and design, offering guests the best of gaming, and an authentic cultural experience.

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WinStar World Featured in Casino Journal: Oklahoma casino market demands properties

FROM CASINO JOURNAL

Items tend to grow big on the Great Plaines, whether its corn, wheat or, in the case of Oklahoma, its burgeoning tribal gaming industry. (more…)


Is Your Property Ready to Attract Millennials? Danny Valle Presents at OIGA 2015!

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Port Gamble’s S’Klallam Tribe to Develop Boutique Hotel

A new four-story, 94-room hotel adjacent to The Point Casino in Kingston will break ground this fall.

The S’Klallam Tribe and its economic division — Noo-Kayet Development Corp. — plan to open the Point Hotel in the fall of 2016.


Port Gamble S’Klallam Tribe Announces The Point Hotel

Four-story, 94-room boutique hotel located adjacent to The Point Casino 

The Port Gamble S’Klallam Tribe (PGST) and its economic division, Noo-Kayet Development Corporation (NKDC), have announced plans for a four-story, 94-room hotel to be built adjacent to The Point Casino in Kingston, Washington.

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News by Topic: Hospitality/Entertainment

We’re Celebrating the Grand Opening of Desert Diamond West Valley Casino Phase I

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Congratulations to our client, the Tohono O’odham Nation on the grand opening of the first phase of the Desert Diamond West Valley Casino in Maricopa County, Arizona. The HBG-designed casino officially opened to the public on December 20, 2015. We have compiled articles on the project below – take a look for a peek into… Read more »


HBG announces design collaboration in the 20th Century Fox World, Dubai

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“Rethink is excited to be working with HBG on the creative integration of our hotel and theme park designs for Fox Studios Dubai,” said RLE Senior Creative Director John Rust. “Collaborating with HBG’s team and utilizing their extensive expertise in resort design will result in an extraordinarily entertaining guest experience.”


A Three Step Plan to a Millennial-Ready Casino

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By Danny Valle, AIA, Principal, Hnedak Bobo Group You have a thriving regional casino operation and loyal gaming customers. Baby Boomers have been your bread and butter demographic for years. Now you are wondering how to reach the millennial generation, when article after article tells you that millennials do not prefer slot machines-but your main… Read more »


Indian Country Today – Prairie Band Casino: Stunning Cultural Design, Winning Architecture

Posted by & filed under Entertainment & Hospitality.

ORIGINAL ARTICLE AT INDIAN COUNTRY TODAY In the gaming world, much emphasis is placed on potential. Facilities often tout numbers of slot machines, table games and average winnings. But ICTMN found 10 Native-owned casinos and resorts that combine state-of-art gaming options with stunning architecture and design, offering guests the best of gaming, and an authentic… Read more »


Port Gamble S’Klallam Tribe Announces The Point Hotel

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Four-story, 94-room boutique hotel located adjacent to The Point Casino  The Port Gamble S’Klallam Tribe (PGST) and its economic division, Noo-Kayet Development Corporation (NKDC), have announced plans for a four-story, 94-room hotel to be built adjacent to The Point Casino in Kingston, Washington.