Erie Indian Moundbuilders Tribal Nation

Development

 

 

  

 

 

Tecumseh Brown-Eagle

Erie Indian Moundbuilders

Development Corporation, LLC

 

2236 West 38th Street

Erie, PA 16506

 

Toll Free:  877.353.9692

877-822-6285 - fax

 

 

 

A Native Owned and Veteran Owned Company delivering Products, Services and Solutions to Tribal Communities, Gaming Operations and the hospitality industry.

 

 

T.E.R.O. Certified

 

Erie Indian Moundbuilders

Development Corporation, LLC

 

 

who we are

 

Erie Indian Moundbuilders Development Company, LLC is a Native American operated company, a consortium comprised of companion organizations acting for the benefit of, and conducting business on behalf of, EIMDC that provides products, solutions and strategies to the gaming, hospitality and tourism industries.  The firm’s principals have years of innovative, enthusiastic, and aggressive quality experience in Tribal Government, gaming, hospitality and the tourism industries and have been involved with a number of Native American operations as well as other well-known gaming, hospitality and destination operations.  Combined, this experience makes EIMDC knowledgeable in the day-to-day needs of gaming, hospitality, retail and entertainment environments while also uniquely capable of looking beyond the basics for bigger-picture opportunities in the areas of synergy, value-added buying power, strategic alliances, and corporate sponsorship and partnership opportunities.

  

our mission

 

It is the mission of Erie Indian Moundbuilders Development Company , LLC to become a leader in the gaming and hospitality industry by providing the most successful, unique, and innovative products and solutions to help meet the dynamic and competitive needs of our clients.

 We will accomplish this by committing to the highest standards of excellence, paying respect to Tribal traditions and customs, and always working to protect the integrity of the Indian Gaming industry.

 

 

EIMDC Project DEVELOPMENT Offerings

In today’s increasingly competitive and costly environment, the need to construct new facilities on time and on budget is greater than ever.  To succeed, you need an experienced team to help bring your project from the drawing board to the grand opening and beyond.  Erie Indian Moundbuilders Development Company, LLC offers a full range of value-added services to both established and emerging operations.   All products and services are available from the same group of committed, competent gaming professionals, eliminating the challenge of working with several different vendors.

Project PlanningERIE INDIAN MOUNDBUILDERS DEVELOPMENT COMPANY, LLC will work with your Tribe to determine how to most effectively maximize the project, and help to establish goals and timeframes to get and keep the project on track and within budget.

 

Pre-Opening PLANNING - The staff of ERIE INDIAN MOUNDBUILDERS DEVELOPMENT COMPANY, LLC can help you through this challenging phase by either overseeing the entire process or assisting you with specific functions for a pre-determined amount of time.

 

Operational Re-Engineering:  ERIE INDIAN MOUNDBUILDERS DEVELOPMENT COMPANY, LLC can help re-engineer your company, regardless of its phase of operation or level of profitability.  Re-engineering services include conducting financial review, reevaluating expenditures, redesigning management and operational reports, conducting competitive assessments of products and services, and completing operational assessments, including extensive on-property evaluations of customer service.

 

Market AnalysisERIE INDIAN MOUNDBUILDERS DEVELOPMENT COMPANY, LLC will prepare a market analysis to determine what the market can and will support, as well as the economic feasibility of what the market will support.

 

Site SelectionLocation is of extreme importance to the success of a Tribal gaming project.   Most Tribal gaming facilities are limited as to their location; however, there are always options as to how to maximize exposure and ultimately return on investment. ERIE INDIAN MOUNDBUILDERS DEVELOPMENT COMPANY, LLC will work with your Tribal Nation to best determine the optimal Tribal gaming site.

 

Environmental AssessmentERIE INDIAN MOUNDBUILDERS DEVELOPMENT COMPANY, LLC will prepare an environmental assessment and complete a full environmental impact statement, if required.

 

Design ERIE INDIAN MOUNDBUILDERS DEVELOPMENT COMPANY, LLC will develop a complete project design, from conceptual plans through completion.  Design efforts will be targeted toward maximization of gaming profits through efficient and effective use of space and materials, creating optimum returns on capital investment.

 

Regulatory Planning – Through the in-depth gaming and regulatory experience of the ERIE INDIAN MOUNDBUILDERS DEVELOPMENT COMPANY, LLC management team, internal controls and operating procedures will be created and implemented to reinforce controls, protect assets, and enhance the gaming operation.

 

Marketing and Public Relations – Whether opening a new Tribal gaming facility or repositioning an existing Tribal facility, your marketing, public relations programs, customer service and retention programs are all critical to a property’s success.  ERIE INDIAN MOUNDBUILDERS DEVELOPMENT COMPANY, LLC gaming will implement internal and external marketing programs designed to provide your operation with measurable and lasting results.

 

Construction ERIE INDIAN MOUNDBUILDERS DEVELOPMENT COMPANY, LLC will oversee every phase of construction, from conceptual estimating, subcontractor selection, construction and placement of gaming equipment to start-up and post opening operations.

 


EIMDC management and Operations

 

Our Management Team is comprised of some of the industry’s leading executives who have been responsible for the creation and expansion of some of the most prominent and successful conventional and Native American casino resorts in North America.  They also share the same set of core values as the company principles which makes for a powerful and effective team that is dedicated to becoming a leader in the industry, recognized for their commitment to people, quality, and the integrity of their operation.  Specific functions to be performed by this team include:

n         Strategic planning, policy-setting, standards development and operational procedures;

n         Overall gaming management including policies and procedures, internal controls, and selection of gaming equipment;

n         Financial controls and administrative and accounting functions including purchasing and warehousing, payroll, accounting, and internal audit;

n         Planning, direction and monitoring of security and surveillance policies and systems;

n         Legal and regulatory compliance functions to ensure strict enforcement of, and compliance with, all laws and regulations;

n         Human Resource function including establishing staff plans and organizational structure, competitive wage and benefit packages, implementing pre-opening and on-going recruitment, selection, and hiring practices, policy & procedure development;  job descriptions; management/supervisory training; skills training; orientation; motivation; customer service training; career development and mentoring programs;

n         MIS development, planning and support in addition to equipment selection and implementation;

n         Development of marketing strategies and approaches, market research and positioning; advertising; collateral production; promotions and special events; database and direct mail programs; community and media relations; national entertainment; bus/retail programs; customer development; communications, coordination of activities that will involve the local tourism bureau as well as local businesses through co-op advertising.

n         Food and Beverage management and coordination to include kitchen/menu design, purchasing of equipment & systems, vendor selection support; and,

n         Facilities maintenance and engineering in terms of purchasing major equipment and   systems, developing preventive maintenance, health, safety and other programs.

 

EIMDC PROCUREMENT

 

Solutions that Benefit Suppliers

Erie Indian Moundbuilders Development Company, LLC procurement solutions save time, effort and money for both customers and suppliers. A streamlined process enables suppliers to:

  • Increase exposure to qualified purchasers and users.
  • Increase internal efficiencies by automating the tracking of purchase orders, shipping, and payment.
  • Augment and/or replace sales efforts
  • Make order processing more efficient through e-commerce
  • Aid inventory, production planning and shipping processes through increased visibility and improved information
  • Aggregate multiple orders for simpler logistics
  • Identify process improvements and increase efficiencies.
  • Increase sales volume potential

 

A Wide Range of Purchasing Programs
Erie Indian Moundbuilders Development Company, LLC organizes products and services into "programs" that are grouped according to their use in the gaming and hospitality venues. There are currently ten categories that encompass the full range of products and services Erie Indian Moundbuilders Development Company , LLC offers, each uniquely tailored to meet the needs of its specific venue.

 

Food & Beverage

Erie Indian Moundbuilders Development Company, LLC proudly offers vast expertise in the food and beverage area, and an extensive portfolio of food products Erie Indian Moundbuilders Development Company, LLC offers an in-house Quality Assurance group for cleanliness, wholesomeness, and quality control. This group inspects every manufacturer, supplier, and distributor. This program features not only a comprehensive set of food and beverage contracts, but also includes a wide array of supplies and equipment ranging from table top, smallwares, and kitchen equipment to kitchen machines, dishwashers, and accessories - everything your chef and team need to create and deliver a memorable meal.

 

Hotel and Lodging

Everything you need to equip and accessorize overnight rooms in every quality tier, from limited to luxury. Erie Indian Moundbuilders Development Company, LLC has developed programs featuring a good selection of in-room coffee makers, bed linens and terry, irons, pillows, televisions, soaps and shampoos, and much more. Count on Erie Indian Moundbuilders Development Company, LLC to take care of the details that deliver the comfort and convenience your guests expect.

 

Facilities and Engineering

Whether you are looking for light bulbs, a new vanity sink, a replacement faucet, cleaning chemical and supplies, or an elevator maintenance program, Erie Indian Moundbuilders Development Company, LLC offers a complete portfolio of cost-effective products and services. If you are renovating or repairing your property — or simply looking for an effective way to manage up-keep — Erie Indian Moundbuilders Development Company, LLC has a program that can save you time and money.

 

Administrative, Professional and Financial Services

Erie Indian Moundbuilders Development Company, LLC knows every dollar counts in the area of overhead and administrative costs. This program has everything the smart operator needs to get control in this category. Whether it's a copier, postage meter, property or casualty insurance, wireless cell phones, or a procurement card, Erie Indian Moundbuilders Development Company, LLC has the answer for you.

 

Furniture, Fixtures and Equipment

Looking for a new look for your casino, overnight rooms or entertainment venue? Need to examine your slot floor layout? Erie Indian Moundbuilders Development Company, LLC not only has the right products, but also the design services. Whether you are contemplating a mid-cycle refresh, complete renovation, or custom-build from the ground up, Erie Indian Moundbuilders Development Company, LLC can help.

 

Building and Construction

In every stage of the build/renovation cycle, Erie Indian Moundbuilders Development Company, LLC is a top resource. Check out the deals on everything from wall vinyl and paste to ceiling tiles, drywall, infrared scanning, and many more. Even when a general contractor has been engaged, you can take advantage of the scale and expertise of EIMDC Services.

 

Technology and Communications

Erie Indian Moundbuilders Development Company, LLC offers selections ranging from a simple telephone unit to a complex telecom installation. Beyond contracts for the products, multiple programs for design and installation services have been developed. Check out the array of contracts for hardware, software, audio-visual equipment and many others.

 

Golf and Ground Maintenance

Your guests can enjoy your beautiful green fairways with the help of Erie Indian Moundbuilders Development Company , LLC fertilizers, turf management and landscaping services programs as they putt a round on the golf carts Erie Indian Moundbuilders Development Company , LLC helped you secure.

 

Retail and Spa

Erie Indian Moundbuilders Development Company, LLC can help you achieve savings on inventory; fixtures and more for your on-site retail or pro shop. Look to Erie Indian Moundbuilders Development Company, LLC for distinctive, well-priced souvenirs, imprinted clothing and hats, film, sundries and much more. Erie Indian Moundbuilders Development Company, LLC has done the research to develop programs that add value to this key component of gaming and hospitality operations.

 

Replenishment Services

Experience the expertise of this group of Erie Indian Moundbuilders Development Company, LLC employees! They can help you find the right paper products, ice machine, flight-type dishwasher, custom carpet, or fabrics to reupholster that couch in the lobby. Our team has the answers you need.

 

Supplier Diversity Initiatives

Erie Indian Moundbuilders Development Company, LLC contracts with a wide range of minority and women-owned suppliers as a value-added service to our customers. Through our aggressive efforts to find qualified minority owned suppliers we are able to help many of our customers meet their corporate goals to source a set percentage of their procurement business from minority and women-owned businesses.

Erie Indian Moundbuilders Development Company, LLC has a thorough process in place to analyze all of the suppliers that we contract with, including minority and women owned businesses.


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