Star Tribune Top Workplaces 2014
SMSC Gaming Enterprise
- Employees in region:
- Hospitality, Entertainment, Recreation, & Travel
- HQ location:
- Prior Lake, MN
’10, ’11, ’12, ’13, ’14
The Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community, a federally recognized Indian Tribe in Minnesota, owns and operates Mystic Lake Casino Hotel and Little Six Casino, which comprise the SMSC Gaming Enterprise, and provide revenue to fund tribal government and pay for the Tribe's internal infrastructure, including but not limited to roads, water and sewer systems, emergency services, and essential services to tribal members for education, health, and welfare. With the state's largest casino floor, Mystic Lake provides exciting gaming entertainment: slots, blackjack, bingo, pull tabs.
Little Six provides gaming entertainmentt in a smaller venue. There's onstage entertainment in the 2,100-seat Mystic Showroom; accommodations in the 600-room hotel with a pool, spa, and access to a fitness center; dining in 9 restaurants with foods prepared by award-winning chefs; banquet and meeting space; and a nationally-acclaimed par 72 golf course.
“I am respected and trusted by upper management.”
“I feel adequately rewarded for a reasonable workload in safe, sane conditions with people that are mostly fun to work with, doing a job I love.”
“It is the very best place that I have ever worked.”
“It is a great place to work with good benefits.”
“Great benefits and great focus on health and wellness. Guest-friendly atmosphere.”
“Food, hospitality, and great service!”