NAME: Amanda Wasserman
MESSAGE: I am looking for Frank Stroembo previous worked at Hyatt regency
Thessalonki Greece (1997 -)
NAME: Kevin Hardy
PRESENTLY IN: Rhodes, Greece
IS LOOKING FOR: Mason Brooks
CLUES: Was working in Greece until end "96" Could now be working in
NAME: Karl Johnson
PRESENTLY IN: england
IS LOOKING FOR: Paul Kennedy
CLUES: last seen in cape town, south africa
NAME: Sharon, Tiesdell Smith (Carr)
MESSAGE: Looking for Nikki Guest, worked together on the Nordic Empress
90/91.Would love to hear from anyone else who knows me.
NAME: Philip Hockaday
MESSAGE: Beano - alias "Rotary Engine" - have you sunk the ship yet?
If not, please drop a line.
NAME: Philip & Berni Hockaday
MESSAGE: Looking for Jackie and Marinda Gerber. Were working at Emerald
Safari -Vanderbijlpark before jumping on some floating bucket on some ocean.
NAME: Gary Morrison
PRESENTLY IN: UK
IS LOOKING FOR: Tammy Vanderzee
CLUES: Last known working on NCL
NAME: Michael Glidewell
PRESENTLY IN: gulfport, mississippi.
IS LOOKING FOR: Patricia (trish)O'Connor
CLUES: Worked at a casino in biloxi in' 95, was a pit boss then left
after it closed, possibly in ireland or back in vegas now
NAME: Martin (GOD) Scott
MESSAGE: Hi everyone just a quickie to say hi and if anyone knows me
from blackpool, ships, london or brighton GET IN TOUCH! (no worrys simon
not looking for another job
NAME: Steve Allchin
MESSAGE: Fun Casino Work? anyone wishing to earn some extra cash, especially
during December. Please email me ASAP.
asked Steve for some further info as we are now coming up to the peak season
for bookings. He is based in Rochester, Kent and works with fun casino
companies around and inside the M25 also Up North! - Manchester and Leeds.
NAME: Natalie Krasovskaya
MESSAGE: Hi, looking for people who worked in Universal Cruises, S´pore
HELLO FROM!: Andrea Bell
PRESENTLY IN: Newcastle-out of the business but have designed a web
page "shiptalk.com" (www.shiptalk.com)
and am hoping to get everybody together for a reunion. pls visit and enter
your details on shipmates page.
NAME: Gaming Board for
Great Britain - Annual report
MESSAGE: The 2001/2 report
has been available for a couple of months on the GBGB website. It can be
downloaded in PDF format at: http://www.gbgb.org.uk/annualreport.html
quick UK casino stats.
|Number of casinos
% of drop AR - 64.6%
BJ - 16.5% PB - 9.2% CSP - 5.5% Craps 0.9% Auto Roulette 3.3%.
NAME: Luca Giambarresi
MESSAGE: first of all , hi to all of you!!! This is the first time
I visit "gaming floor".
I would like to know if someone knows which caribbean island is currently
looking for staff as I wish to work on a land based casino. If you have
any addresses to send me I would be very approciated...Hope to hearing
from you soon croupiers!! Many thanks
this message here but is an ideal one for the forum. Sounds like a decent
chap. At a guess he is on the ships - Caribbean is spelt correctly and
only about 1 in 20 emails get it right. :) Ian
NAME: Steve Brown
PRESENTLY IN: Liverpool
IS LOOKING FOR: Radek Knave and Iva
CLUES: Last seen working in Pardubice, Czech Republic for Casino Austria.
NAME: Evan Atkins
MESSAGE: Any Sun City "dodgy characters" or others who had the fortune
(more likely misfortune) of knowing me!
dealers want tips to stay in their hands
MESSAGE: A must read story
from Quebec and Casino Montreal. The 850 staff are represented by the Montreal
Casino Workers Union/Syndicat des Croupiers du Casino de Montreal. (see
the link above). The average rate for croupiers
is apparently C$18.46 an hour, before tips are calculated.
NAME: Lorraine Leach
PRESENTLY IN: South Africa
IS LOOKING FOR: Linda Reyes (Maiden Name!)
CLUES: Last seen in Star Cruise. Now a Pit Manager somewhere in Cambodia?
NAME: Dr Ho's Online casino
MESSAGE: Newsweek has an
article on online casinos that carries a very interesting photo of the
Antigua based operation. Hotel rooms are used as a mock casino with the
chinese dealers getting $50 a month "cleavage bonus".
Impressive you ask! - make
your own mind up at:
TO VEGAS - INCLUDING 4 NIGHTS AT THE MIRAGE!
now full - and a good one it is!
updates at http://www.gamingfloor.biz/forum
11 - Vegas Challenge
MESSAGE: Warner Brothers
UK are offering 11 free trips to Las Vegas at http://www.warnerbros.co.uk/movies/oceans11
Gamingfloor is entering
- we can win this one.
10 team players needed
to answer 1 question each. When team is full I will submit the e-mails
and you will get the question sent to you.
email me at firstname.lastname@example.org
to get your team name - are you in or out!
NAME: Jacqui Ridge
PRESENTLY IN: Atlanta
IS LOOKING FOR: Steve Lynch
CLUES: Last heard from in Montreal, lost your email address Steve!,
get in touch.
NAME: Kev Daley
PRESENTLY IN: Kiev Ukraine
IS LOOKING FOR: Gary Greenwood
CLUES: Last heard of... left the Shangrila and now in Moscow somewhere
leaving his touch on another Slots operation
NAME: Ken Berry
MESSAGE: Anyone from sun city 82 -85. Still looking 4 Terry Critchen.
I have a long
memory...dave mcmillan and wife, linda bird to name but a few.
cash in with Sunderland manager gamble
MESSAGE: Story on ananova.com
about the change in manager at struggling Sunderland. Teachers from the
Chairman's daughters shool apparently also cashing in on the information.
NAME: England v Macedonia
- 16th October
MESSAGE: The image below
is a part of screen grab from Betfair.com taken on the afternoon of the
game. Macedonia at 39 to 1 and the draw at 11 to 1. If you want to Beton
England at 1.11 there is £158,235 available and if you want to
at 1.12 £49,555.
One can see why the Bookies
are not happy - but then again they never are! Ian
NAME: Douglas Brown
MESSAGE: Hello to everyone out there who remembers me over the last
39 years. Now retired and away from all the hassle. If you want to get
in touch you have my email.
NAME: Wedding Congratulations!
& Joan Alcorn - click for the picture
May I take this opportunity
to wish Tom and Joan much happiness for the future after their recent wedding
in South Africa. Good luck with the new house in Cape Town. If you know
Tom from S.A, Greece or the UK I know he would like to hear from you. email@example.com
NAME: Niagara Falls &
MESSAGE: For those able
to work legally in the US two major operations are starting their recruitment
drives. The Borgata in Atlantic City and the Seneca Indian Casino to be
located in the Niagara Falls Convention Center. Between them they are looking
for 7,000 employees
Seneca Niagara Falls Gaming
MESSAGE: Found a couple
of items at the weekend that may be interesting for you gaming history
portable craps table
Bidding was at $161. The
table has certainly seen some action.
rigged roulette wheel
This strange device was
apparently in the James Bond film Casino Royale. Give me 17 and the neighbours!
HELLO FROM!: Mick Cunningham
PRESENTLY IN: Rhodes, To anyone who remembers me, even you sad Villa
fans,who should be following the BORO now.
HELLO FROM!: Ayhan Akdag
PRESENTLY IN: hello all my friends all over the world (my nick name
rambo) please send me e mail.
NAME: Link suggestions
MESSAGE: Here are two or
three that may be interesting.
Just a casino website you
think. Yes, but this one actually has a page telling punters how to cheat.
I kid you not. www.casino-gabriela.kiev.ua/letsplay/cheat_casino.html
Early attempts to electronically
predict where the roulette ball would land can be found at:
These chaps were building
this stuff in the mid 80's and at that time it must have been state of
the art. No mention if it worked or not!. Ian
MESSAGE: 5/10. Registered
this weekend and will be hosted in the UK. Look out for a full message
board. Moderators/Editors will be required and suggestions are welcome
for specific sections. More news to follow. Ian
Africa - quoted casino companies
MESSAGE: For visitors who
are in South Africa please have a look at my listings of companies on the
JSE. If you see any errors or if I have omitted any company's please let
me know. Ian
NAME: Conference and Exhibition
MESSAGE: Ever wondered where
the bosses keep dissapearing to.? The listings for 2002 now have grown
to 39 different events around the world. In 2001 we had 33
and 29 in 2000.
Internet related events
account almost all of the growth. Ian
staff in strike threat - Crown Casino, Melbourne
MESSAGE: The Crown Casino
has since since September 1st had a partial smoking ban. According to the
article smokers now congregate in just a few bar areas and this had led
to a significant deterioration in air quality for the staff stationed there.
NAME: Steve Fox
PRESENTLY IN: California
IS LOOKING FOR: Anyone who wants to chat about the old days.
CLUES: Darwin 80-82, Sun City 82-88 USA 88>. Also Dean Evans get in
touch before Villa drop out of the Premier div.
HELLO FROM!: Andy "Titanic" Wheeler
PRESENTLY IN: Limbo ! Hi everybody, BCEM PRIVET ! Any of you
old "ex-gabs" staff still alive to send me an e-mail ?
NAME: Steve Brown
PRESENTLY IN: Liverpool
IS LOOKING FOR: Jasom McLean
CLUES: Jay lost your e-mail if you see this send it again
NAME: Chat Room at www.Croupierlink.com
MESSAGE: I just had a go
using the system there. Pretty neat. You have to join up and get your passwords
first. For anyone on the ships or way out in the sticks this is a very
good idea. Save a bundle on telephone calls!. Royston and Andrew are on
duty at 9am and 6pm GMT. Ian
Controller - Moscow
MESSAGE: The position above
came in on the 1st October for Moscow in the Casino Related section.
NAME: Chris Thomas
MESSAGE: looking for anyone worked in darwin 94, brisbane 95, sydney
96, star cruises 96-98, aquarius and virgo
NAME: Chris Thomas
PRESENTLY IN: Sydney
IS LOOKING FOR: David Grey
CLUES: Last worked with in Darwin, then Adelaide poss Perth
NAME: Helen Stone
MESSAGE: still loving dub get in touch ....
NAME: Lynne Williams
PRESENTLY IN: West Africa
IS LOOKING FOR: Fiona Mcgregor
CLUES: Sky City and Jericho.
NAME: Helen Stone
MESSAGE: lynn court where r you