Tucson, AZ 

Volante Software is pleased to announce Desert Diamond Casinos & Entertainment as the recipient of two SlotTrak Innovation Awards for 2022. The SlotTrak Innovation Awards are a celebration of the milestones and achievements accumulated by our user base over the course of the year. 

The Slot Department at Desert Diamond secured the program’s marquee award, the Innovator Award. The Innovator Award is presented to the property that has played an integral role in the development of new methods, ideas, or features within the SlotTrak platform. The Slot Department at Desert Diamond secured the award for their efforts in developing and deploying the latest version of Business Intelligence in SlotTrak. 

“The greatest advancements in our business begin as extraordinary ideas; the determination and will to execute those ideas plants the seed for change and yields the birth of innovation, said James O’Kimosh, Sr. Slot Director, at Desert Diamond Casinos & Entertainment. “SlotTrak’s innovative toolbelt has changed our landscape and transformed our thinking about how we do business at Desert Diamond Casino. SlotTrak has empowered our team to do what they need to do, placed information at their fingertips, eliminated our filing cabinets, and created a path of opportunities beyond our imagination. SlotTrak is a must-have technology that has become a game-changer in our operation.” 

Desert Diamond Casinos and Entertainment have three locations in Southern Arizona and one in Glendale. With more than 3,300 slot machines, Desert Diamond Casinos and Entertainment is a leading gaming and entertainment destination in Arizona. 

James and the team out at Desert Diamond have put forth tremendous effort over the last year. They have worked hand in hand with the Volante team to formulate and bring to market the latest version of business intelligence in SlotTrak. As a result of this effort, I can say with certainty that they are able to slice revenue and expense data at a level that very few properties can.” said Juan Romero, CEO, of Volante Software. 

In addition to the Innovator Award, the Super User Award will be presented to Lisa Oliveri, Slot Project Coordinator for her role in the utilization and maintenance of SlotTrak’s Slot File and Progressive Modules. The Super User award is presented to a team or individual that has shown tremendous understanding and application of SlotTrak within their operations. 

I am always impressed by Lisa’s attention to detail and adaptability.  She understands the importance of her position and makes sure that SlotTrak is fulfilling her needs.  Lisa does more with SlotTrak than any other single user I can think of.” said Dustin Hodges, CTO, of Volante Software. 

SlotTrak is a cutting-edge technology solution designed to meet the operational challenges of running the slot floor. It streamlines, manages, and optimizes a casinos’ gaming operations by collecting and converting operational data into actionable information. SlotTrak is deployed in some of the largest properties in the United States. 

More about Volante Software can be found at https://volantesoftware.com/ 

About Desert Diamond Casinos & Entertainment 

Desert Diamond Casinos & Entertainment, with three locations in Southern Arizona (Tucson, Sahuarita, and Why) and one in the West Valley in Glendale, AZ, is owned and operated by the Tohono O’odham Gaming Enterprise, an enterprise of the Tohono O’odham Nation. Additional information can be found at www.ddcaz.com or by calling 833-DDC-2WIN. Follow Desert Diamond Casino West Valley on Twitter (@DDCWestValley), Facebook (@DDCWestValley), and Instagram (@desertdiamondwestvalley). 

About Volante Software: 

Volante Software, LLC. is an Albuquerque-based technology provider. The company creates software solutions for the gaming industry. Volante’s keystone software offering, SlotTrak, revolutionizes slot machine tracking, management, inventory, and compliance. This secure, cloud-based system is intuitive and quickly deployed. Easy-to-access and easy-to-understand tools, notifications, and reporting give operators vital data to make decisions and keep slot floors running at their maximum. 


Juan Romero