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Tom Hoskens

Partner and Vice President, Cuningham Group

Tom Hoskens

Tom Hoskens has seen it all in the casino business. An architect with the Cuningham Group since 1991, Hoskens and his company have participated in almost all aspects of design in gaming. A long-standing relationship with the Cherokees in North Carolina has yielded impressive facilities and experiences. Hoskens talks about sports betting venues, tribal gaming renovations, and trends in the casino design business. He spoke with GGB Publisher Roger Gros at G2E in October.

Roger Gros is publisher of Global Gaming Business, the industry's leading gaming trade publication, and all its related publications. Prior to joining Global Gaming Business, Gros was president of Inlet Communications, an independent consulting firm. He was vice president of Casino Journal Publishing Group from 1984-2000, and held virtually every editorial title during his tenure. Gros was editor of Casino Journal, the National Gaming Summary and the Atlantic City Insider, and was the founding editor of Casino Player magazine. He was a co-founder of the American Gaming Summit and the Southern Gaming Summit conferences and trade shows. He is the author of the best-selling book, How to Win at Casino Gambling (Carlton Books, 1995), now in its fourth edition. Gros was named "Businessman of the Year" for 1998 by the Greater Atlantic City Chamber of Commerce, and received the Lifetime Achievement Award from the American Gaming Association in 2012.

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