Meeting point/Message board ARCHIVES

November & December 2001
September - October 2001January - February 2002


DECEMBER

NAME: John & Janet Troullos
PRESENTLY IN: Brighton, England
IS LOOKING FOR: Sue & Andrew Christou
CLUES: Both worked in Nassau, Bahamas and then moved to Biloxi. I know they moved on from there and this is when we lost touch.
E-MAIL: troullos2@aol.com
 

NAME: John & Janet Troullos
PRESENTLY IN: Brighton, England
IS LOOKING FOR: John Thomen
CLUES: Paradise Island, Bahamas. Married Angie and has a son Kyle.
E-MAIL: troullos2@aol.com
 

NAME: Health Matters
MESSAGE: In case anyone missed the news reports from Scotland. The two links that Gaming floor found are: 
24th December    Scotland     Source: BBC.co.uk & Glasgow Herald
Casino workers health warning
Casino workers gambling with their health
 

NAME: Marian Tintoiu
MESSAGE: I need a connection to get a job with any cruise line, if anybody can help me pease do so. I'll be in London between 19-22 feb for a interview.
E-MAIL: mariantin@yahoo.com
 

NAME: Gary Morrison
PRESENTLY IN: Uganda
IS LOOKING FOR: Samantha Dean
CLUES: Last known working as cashier for N.C.L.
E-MAIL: garymorrison67@hotmail.com
 

NAME: Gavin South
PRESENTLY IN: Cape Town, South Africa
IS LOOKING FOR: Robin Caves
CLUES: Worked in Stakis Caino Hull and on Ferries from Hull to Europe.
E-MAIL: gavmate@freemail.absa.co.za
 

NAME: Sean Kavanagh
PRESENTLY IN: London
IS LOOKING FOR: Clive Leatherbarrow
CLUES: Last seen setting up a pig farm just before the Foot and Mouth outbreak.
E-MAIL: seantkavanagh@hotmail.com
 

NAME: Ian Sutton
MESSAGE: For all those who have forgotten to send Christmas cards
This site might get you out of trouble - www.beatgreets.com
 

NAME: Windmill
MESSAGE: oi oi shipmates, any old scallywags wanting to go on the piss with the world famous winding miller of ole birmingham town, gimme a call, ps. s*** on the villa etc etc etc..
E-MAIL: petersmith62@activemail.co.uk
 

NAME: Tony McConnochie (Ginge)
PRESENTLY IN: Leeds
IS LOOKING FOR: Tracy Cliffton, Jamie MacDonald, Abe Fisher or any of the old CHCH crew.
CLUES: Trace the Ace is somewhere in Sydney. Abe and Jamie were last seen boarding the QE2.
E-MAIL: chelsea5united0@hotmail.com
 

NAME: Rosemary Nash
PRESENTLY IN: London
IS LOOKING FOR: Chris leftwich
CLUES: Israel. Last seen by me supporting the Irish bar
E-MAIL: Rosemary.Nash@btopenworld.com
 

NAME: Roberta Taylor
MESSAGE: Hi! To One and All, Just sending Xmas Greetings to all the old buddies who are still scratching a living in the old Casino, wherever you are, Gerry Donnelly is someone I would like to catch up with. XXXXXX. last seen S.A. Merryxmas. Roberta 
E-MAIL: tayl54_robbie@hotmail.com
 

NAME: NCL Crew Reunion
MESSAGE: 7th Annual NCL Ships Reunion. 23rd February 2002
Bahia Cabana Beach Resort & Marina. Ft Lauderdale.
http://www.crewnewsletter.cc/ReunionInvitation.htm
http://www.crewnewsletter.cc
 

NAME: Fiona Dennehy
PRESENTLY IN: Australia
IS LOOKING FOR: Maureen & Stuart Pendry
CLUES: Last seen Ohrid and Porec, Yugoslavia
E-MAIL: ffluffy2001@yahoo.com.au
 

NAME: Chris van der Merwe
PRESENTLY IN: South Africa
IS LOOKING FOR: Nick Prince
CLUES: Wild Coast Sun ' 91 now working on a cruise ship somewhere. Any info ???
E-MAIL: christomvan@hotmail.com
 

NAME: A domain name for Christmas
MESSAGE: Anyone want to buy us this one - www.casinos.co.uk
Its for sale at http://www.domainia.co.uk/auction/domrefer.php?dref=www.casinos.co.uk
Bargain!
 

NAME: Veronica Bishop (Rennie)
PRESENTLY IN: Australia
IS LOOKING FOR: anyone who remembers from past 20 years!
CLUES: Wrest Point 80-85....Adelaide 85-95....short stint Sun City 89-90
E-MAIL: veronica@byrononline.net
 

NAME: Noga Ziv
PRESENTLY IN: Australia
IS LOOKING FOR: Tanya Healie
CLUES: Worked at Amatola 1990-1991 last seen in Johannesburg 1992. Also anyone that knows me from Amatola 1989-1992
E-MAIL: mailto:noga_manylives@hotmail.com
 

NAME: Anat Greenberg
PRESENTLY IN: Travelling in Oz
IS LOOKING FOR: Rosie Cogan
CLUES: Last seen at Carousel 1992, would love to catch up with you.
E-MAIL: chakra_seven@hotmail.com
 

NAME: Tony Eaton
MESSAGE: Looking for Gustavo Weidens, Fabian Alveres, worked for Casinos Austria out of Athens and in eastern europe.
E-MAIL: tonyeaton67@hotmail.com

NAME: Andrew Murphy
PRESENTLY IN: Liverpool or the States
IS LOOKING FOR: Dave 'Snidey' Roberts
CLUES: Scan Dawn....Pup in Woodchurch??? Possibly selling crack in Birkenhead???
Anyway get in touch...
E-MAIL: andym99@bigfoot.com
 

NAME: Andrew Murphy
PRESENTLY IN: Liverpool or the States
IS LOOKING FOR: Paul Nixon (Luvey Darling) or any old mates
CLUES: Costa Vic, A.A, Liverpool
E-MAIL: andym99@bigfoot.com
 

NAME: Todd Rous
PRESENTLY IN: California
IS LOOKING FOR: Terry "Bear" Mcarthur
CLUES: I think he is in the Oregon, Washington area, Indian Casino perhaps.
E-MAIL: trous21@hotmail.com
 

NAME: Adam Matthews
PRESENTLY IN: Budapest 
IS LOOKING FOR: Brian Steppens
CLUES: Last seen Miami 1997, Norwegian Cruise Line
E-MAIL: adam.matthews@tropicanacasino.hu
 

NAME: Vanessa Wallace
MESSAGE: Can anyone give me an indication of the going rate for pit bosses in Russia
E-MAIL: wallacevanessa@yahoo.com.au
 

NAME: Boris Petrov
PRESENTLY IN: carnival
IS LOOKING FOR: Information
CLUES: I am offered a job at carnival. anyone working there now could plz give some information - how's the things now.
E-MAIL: borispetrov@hotmail.com

01/12/2001


 
 
NOVEMBER

NAME: Cristian Munteanu
MESSAGE: Casino dealers in Eilat Israel Mesage Board was updated.Post your own mesages, links ,jobs . Made by dealers for dealers. www.delphi.com/dealers. If anyone has information about a casino ship owned or managed by Austria Casino which will start in Eilat Israel during the next months please contact me .
E-MAIL: chrisrotlmacin@hotmail.com
 

NAME: Carl Farrell
MESSAGE: Staff reunion Sun City -  Feb15th 2002 for 10 days. 80's - 90's past & present. casino ex staff. Rob kennedy organizing S.A. side. 9-1$ 13-1 the pound!
E-MAIL: carl_feedthegoat@hotmail.com
 

NAME: Employment Wanted
MESSAGE: We received an employment section clipping from a Toronto Newspaper earlier this year. Perhaps there might be someone who can help this chap out. 
Click here for the Ad!
 

NAME: John Scarne - The Mafia Conspiracy
MESSAGE: If anyone comes across a copy of this book published in 1976 please drop me a line. The link below is to an excellent article that was in the Washington Post back in July detailing the development of the game "Teeko" invented by Scarne in 1937.
http://www.washingtonpost.com/ac2/wp-dyn/A43740-2001Jul10
E-MAIL: ian@gamingfloor.com
 

NAME: Gosia White
PRESENTLY IN: England
IS LOOKING FOR: Kevin Mclean
CLUES: Poland 1993, was working in Peru
E-MAIL: gosia2uk@yahoo.com
 

NAME: Lisa King
PRESENTLY IN: California
IS LOOKING FOR: Any one who remembers me
CLUES: Bournemouth and Derby U.K. Galveston, Florida daily ships, celebrity cruises, Turks andCacos islands
E-MAIL: derbybird67@aol.com
 

NAME: Ian Wood
PRESENTLY IN: Johannesburg, South Africa
IS LOOKING FOR: Ralph Davis
CLUES: Last seen at Royal Swazi Sun, Swaziland
E-MAIL: iwood@caesars.grsa.co.za
 

NAME: Sue Kelly
PRESENTLY IN: Canada
IS LOOKING FOR: Chris Kelly
CLUES: Manchester
E-MAIL:  susankelly@rogers.com
 

NAME: Ian Napier
MESSAGE: Does anyone no a Scottish lass name Brigitte who worked on the Cora Princess in 1990 and in Hungary 1991, I am trying to track her down as i was a good friend of hers and we lost contact
E-MAIL: ian.john.napier@casinos.at
 

NAME: Ian Sutton
MESSAGE: Royal Caribbean/Princess proposed merger. 
Ananova.com links
Luxury cruise operators in £4.2bn  merger
Cruise lines first considered linking up 10 years ago
 

NAME: Steve Brown
MESSAGE: anybody worked with cruise ships, poland, czech, romania, russia, singapore,or eilat.
E-MAIL: STEVEKOPLFC96@HOTMAIL.COM
 

NAME: Alan Whetton
PRESENTLY IN: Las Vegas
IS LOOKING FOR: Old sea dogs [ A.A. or Princess ]
CLUES: Atlantic Associates from 83' to 86' [Volendam, Niew Amsterdam, Fairsky] Princess Cruises [Island Princess & Sea Princess] 86' to 90'
E-MAIL: ukguy@earthlink.net
 

NAME: Grant McLoney
MESSAGE: Any old friends out there from the UK, Euro, SA, USA days please drop a line, I would love to hear from you.  If I owe you money I am bust, if you owe me money it is about time you bloody well paid up!
E-MAIL: gge2000@earthlink.net
 

NAME: Chris Broadie
PRESENTLY IN: uk
IS LOOKING FOR: Erika Kovaks ERICKA 
CLUES: Last time i saw u we were in ny getting off the ship plz any one who knows were erika kovacks is let me know.
E-MAIL: broadie67uk@yahoo.co.uk
 

NAME: Moscow night life adds toss of the dice
MESSAGE: A recent search on Moscow Casinos turned up this almost ancient article from July 1996 at CNN. http://www.cnn.com/WORLD/9607/25/russia.casinos
Visitors are always welcome to send interesting URL's for inclusion - Ian
E-MAIL: editorial@gamingfloor.com
 

NAME: Paul Jervis
PRESENTLY IN: UK
IS LOOKING FOR: Scott Bowman
CLUES: Scott worked in the hove sporting club and then on the ships with myself, the last time i spoke to him he was in poland or russia as a manager
E-MAIL: pauljervis@hotmail.com
 

NAME: Donna Maria Gregory
PRESENTLY IN: Namibia
IS LOOKING FOR: Karen Thompson + Steve Richards
CLUES: Anyone knowing the whereabouts of them, please contact me. I worked with them in Namibia and they went on the ships, seperately.
E-MAIL: donnamaria69@hotmail.com
 

NAME: Ian Sutton
MESSAGE: 6 O'clock finishes- For those in the UK who wish to do more research. The following links are interesting.
The Gaming Clubs(Hours and Charges) regulations
Regulatory impact Assessment proposal to extend casino opening hours
One of the arguments for the extended hours was that transport home in the morning would be easier. Is this the case?
E-MAIL: editorial@gamingfloor.com
 

NAME: Maria Papavassiliou
MESSAGE: Nicky Brown and Vicky Young please contact me. I have been trying to reach you but haven't been able to.
E-MAIL: mariap1212@yahoo.co.uk
 

Climbing Kilimanjaro for a good cause - André Gauché
On Saturday the 15th of September, 2001 four casino industry veterans Butch Robbins, John Loudon, John Galajsza, and André Gauché departed Johannesburg International Airport on Air Tanzania en route for Kilimanjaro, Tanzania.
What happened?. Check out the excellent story and pictures.
http://africasafariinfo.com/kilimanjaro/story.html
 

NAME: Therese Laverty
PRESENTLY IN: Australia
IS LOOKING FOR: Janice or Sue Spraggons
CLUES: Last seen in Mmabatho in 1989, I know they were in Tha'banchu for a few years after this......wondering where you two are now..would love to catch up!
E-MAIL: thereselav@optushome.com.au
 

NAME: Michelle Thornton
MESSAGE: Wanting to contact Mary Barton, Sun City S.A. Please contact me.
E-MAIL: michellethornton666@yahoo.com
 

NAME: Rob Shrigley
MESSAGE: Information required. I read in a casino Journal that there were problems with Bill acceptors accepting the Euro due to its different design depending on which country prints it. Has the problem been addressed and are there any news articles that I can access? Thanks
E-MAIL: robshrigley@yahoo.co.uk
 

NAME: Sharron Holgate
MESSAGE: looking for Shereley Kerssenberg - dutch
E-MAIL: sharronholgate@hotmail.com
 

NAME: Fahri Liman
MESSAGE: Looking for Aksoy Ahmet. We worked together in 1993 at the North Cyprus (casino Jasmine).He could be somewhere in U.S.A (probably the Cruise Ships). Marina Dubak.Worked together with her in 1994. She might be in Yugoslavia now. Maurice Thompson  we also worked together at the North Cyprus(casino Jasmine). He could be in Scotland .
E-MAIL: farcio_l@yahoo.com
 

NAME: Mark Hill
PRESENTLY IN: Bournemouth
IS LOOKING FOR: alan mckenna (big al)
CLUES: south africa 6 years ago..moved to new zealand
E-MAIL: honeypie2000@aol.com
 

Climbing Kilimanjaro for a good cause  - André Gauché
On Saturday the 15th of September, 2001 four casino industry veterans Butch Robbins, John Loudon, John Galajsza, and André Gauché departed Johannesburg International Airport on Air Tanzania en route for Kilimanjaro, Tanzania.
What happened?. Check out the excellent story and pictures.
http://africasafariinfo.com/kilimanjaro/story.html
 

NAME: Bob Hermans  - Belgium
MESSAGE: As a long time jeton/chip collector exciting times are ahead with the € release.
But I am still looking for 'older' jetons/chips. If you have some pieces lying around, from
anywhere in the world. Contact me and we work something out. Thanks and kind regards, Bob
E-MAIL: profexion@skynet.be
 

NAME: Kevin Scorgie
MESSAGE: Kevin is looking for any Filipino's who worked with him at Tinian Island. Time to get together again.
E-MAIL: kevinscorgie@hotmail.com
 

NAME: Grant Cheeseman (Cheesey)
MESSAGE: Is looking for any Filipino's who worked with me on Star Cruise 1996/98. Interesting times ahead. 
E-MAIL: cheesey61@hotmail.com
 

NAME: Kevin Scorgie
PRESENTLY IN: Asia
IS LOOKING FOR: Graham Dowd
CLUES: Last seen in London in 1981/2. Last heard working in America after working P&O ships. Hung with guy named Martin
E-MAIL: kevinscorgie@yahoo.com
 

NAME: Dicedealer update - Roulette section
MESSAGE: Scott Cameron at Dicedealer.comtells me he has enough info for the section.
However he does need - Some humor stories from overseas roulette dealers and inspectors (as you guys call them) The "Roulette tales" (unedited) will be based upon the success of "tales from the dice pit"
E-MAIL: diceteach@yahoo.com

Having  watched many US dealers on "The wheel"  usually I never know whether to laugh or cry - Ian
 

NAME: Darius McDougall
PRESENTLY IN: U.S.
IS LOOKING FOR: Sharon Lang (nee Lear)
CLUES: Lost touch four years ago but heard was living in Derbyshire.
E-MAIL: darius1973@hotmail.com

01/11/2001

September - October 2001January - February 2002