AMOA LEGISLATIVE UPDATE: Financial Institution Customer Protection Act passes the House

  Yesterday afternoon the Financial Institution Customer Protection Act (H.R. 2706) passed the House of Representatives. While it wasn’t quite unanimous…the vote was overwhelmingly bipartisan 395 to 2. This bill specifies that a federal banking agency may not request or order a depository institution to terminate a customer account unless: (1) the agency has a […]

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Team Betson Gathers at IAAPA

Betson Enterprises hosted its second Betson Team Sales Summit in Orlando, FL to focus on customers, continuous learning and team work. For one full day, Betson team members from marketing, financing, installation, parts, equipment sales and customer service gathered to learn, discuss and share new strategies to better serve today’s evolving customer base. Topics ranged […]

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NEW GAME SHOWCASE

The 2017 IAAPA Attractions Expo in Orlando, Florida was a great success! We would like to thank all of our existing and future customers that visited us on the trade show floor. If you did not make it to IAAPA this year, we would like to take this opportunity to show you the new games […]

Creative Works opens 2018 LaserTAG360 registration

December 12, 2017 – Mooresville, IN – Registration is now open for Creative Works’ 2018 LaserTAG360 series being held February 6-7, May 8-9 andAugust 7-8 in Indianapolis. LaserTAG360 returns for the eighth consecutive year after hosting multiple record-breaking, sold out events in 2017. LaserTAG360 is the premier laser tag education conference in the entertainment industry. Over the course of each two-day […]

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Payment Alliance Named Business of the Year

LOUISVILLE, Ky.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Payment Alliance International (PAI), the nation’s largest privately-held ATM provider, today announced it has been named 2017 Business of the Year by Louisville Business First. PAI was honored for demonstrating business excellence, market leadership, and community involvement during a gala dinner and awards program held at the Seelbach Hilton Hotel the evening of Dec. 5. PAI […]

AGS Acquires Installed Base of Approximately 1,600 Class II Games

Strategic Move Expands AGS’s Class II Footprint and Presents Opportunity for Yield Optimization LAS VEGAS, December 11, 2017 –  AGS (or the “Company”) today announced that it has acquired an installed base of approximately 1,600 Class II gaming machines across the United States that were operated by Rocket Gaming Systems’® ( “Rocket”). This all-cash asset purchase expands AGS’s already extensive Class II footprint and will position the Company for further growth in the Class II market […]

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AMI’s music charts for the month of November

TOP ALBUMS artist album label genre Chris Stapleton Traveller Mercury Nashville Country/Bluegrass Tom Petty Greatest Hits Geffen Rock Guns N’ Roses Greatest Hits: Guns N’ Roses Geffen Rock Lynyrd Skynyrd 20th Century Masters: The Millennium Collection: Best Of Lynyrd Syknyrd Geffen Classic Rock Toby Keith Shock ‘N Y’all DreamWorks Nashville Country/Bluegrass Eagles The Very Best […]

Sega after IAAPA 2017, Daytona wins Brass Ring Award

SEGA CELEBRATES A VERY SUCCESSFUL IAAPA SHOW!

Sega announces a very successful IAAPA show – thanks to its excellent line-up of innovative new amusements products, Daytona Championship USA, Hoopla, Pirate Falls, Maze Escape and Prize Arrow. Daytona Championship USA won the Prestigious Brass Ring Award for Best New Product in the Arcade & Video Games Category. Upon receiving the award Paul Williams, […]

Management advice

Accepting criticism shows strength, not weakness

You Can Take It! How To Accept Negative Feedback With Ease   Most people assume that given a choice between receiving positive or negative feedback, the majority would choose positive. To test that assumption, my colleague Jack Zenger and I created a psychometrically valid assessment that measured preferences for both receiving and/or avoiding positive and […]