Phil Hevener has been writing about the business, politics and leading personalities of the U.S. casino industry for more than 30 years.
He has been a columnist and editor for major casino-related publications and was recently awarded the Lifetime Achievement Award in gaming communications fin 2005 rom the American Gaming Association.
He continues to publish his Phil Hevener's Gaming Hotline, a bi-weekly newsletter that for the last 14 years has followed current gaming issues and the personalities who drive them.
He also currently writes a weekly column for GamingToday as he works on his second mystery novel.
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