Leamington resident wins $1,044,822 on a blackjack progressive at Caesars Windsor becoming an instant Millionaire!
September 22, 2018
Caesars Windsor makes millionaires; Peter from Leamington marks the 838th winner of over
$1 million across all Caesars Entertainment properties
Windsor, ON – September 20, 2018 – Caesars Windsor is proud to welcome local winner Peter from Leamington into its enviable circle of millionaires, now increasing the local count to nine millionaires and multi-millionaires. Nearly $20 million in progressive multi-million dollar jackpots have been paid out at this property alone. Since April 2013, Caesars Windsor has given away more than $270 million dollars in prizes including luxury cars and vacations, cash payouts and rewards including name brand jewelry, electronics and more.
At 8:07 pm on Monday, September 17th, Peter from Leamington, Ontario was playing a popular Blackjack Progressive game with a $5 side wager. The winning hand was a Royal Flush, making Peter an instant millionaire with a $1,044,822 jackpot!
Caesars Windsor Table Games Dealer Michelle Jubenville dealt the winning hand. She said, “It was incredibly exciting. The adrenaline was high as I was flipping the card and we saw that it was a Queen of Diamonds. We both couldn’t believe it!” This was the first million dollar table game progressive million dollar win at Caesars Windsor.
“It feels wonderful to be a part of changing someone’s life,” Michelle added. “It’s unforgettable. I’ll have that $1,044,822 figure in my memory forever.”
Mary Riley, Caesars Windsor’s Vice President of Marketing, said, “Caesars Windsor is thrilled to celebrate this life-changing million dollar jackpot. We are proud to include him in our property’s winning tradition that has awarded millions of dollars.” Visit cwexcitement.com for exciting new promotions and learn about all the incredible wins at Caesars Windsor.
Although Peter was playing a Blackjack Progressive, there are numerous ways to become a millionaire, even multi-millionaire, at Caesars Entertainment resorts. Caesars Windsor features two floors of non-stop gaming action with over 80 table games and 2,500 slots.
With today’s win, Caesars Entertainment has created more than 838 millionaires since 1987. As players’ winnings are fast-approaching the $2 billion mark, the company announced Millionaire Maker powered by Total Rewards, a celebration of these guests’ winnings and a promotion aimed at making even more millionaires.
There are a growing number of ways to become a millionaire, even a multi-millionaire, at Caesars Entertainment resorts nation-wide. Every year the best poker players in the world gather at Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino for the WSOP® where the winner has been known to take home more than $8 million. Popular slot machines such as Wheel of Fortune, IGT MegaBucks® and Wizard of Oz® routinely reach multi-million dollar jackpots. With special events and promotions in a number of key markets, Caesars Entertainment is consistently pioneering games to offer players innovative and entertaining ways become the next instant millionaire.
About Caesars Windsor
Caesars Windsor is the largest casino resort in Canada and the first of its kind outside of the U.S. to be branded with this legendary, world-renowned name. Proud recipient of the 2017 Forbes Best Employer Award; the CAA/AAA Four Diamond hotel award for 18 consecutive years, Trip Advisor Certificate of Excellence (COE) for seven consecutive years and Hall of Fame member; and is 4-Green Key certified from the world recognized Green Key Eco-Ratingprogram for its outstanding environmental efforts. Winner of the Wine Spectator Award of Excellence for nine consecutive years for its gourmet steakhouse, Neros. Voted “Best Hotel” for 18 consecutive years by Casino Player Magazine. This year, The Colosseum has been ranked #1 for Theatre Venues in Canada by Pollstar®; Top 10 Hottest Venues in Canada by Billboard Magazine® and #1 Canadian Top Stops Venue by VenuesNow® Magazine.
About Caesars Entertainment
Caesars Entertainment is the world's most diversified casino-entertainment provider and the most geographically diverse U.S. casino-entertainment company. Since its beginning in Reno, Nevada, in 1937, Caesars Entertainment has grown through development of new resorts, expansions and acquisitions and its portfolio of subsidiaries now operate 49 casinos in 13 U.S. states and five countries. Caesars Entertainment and its affiliates operate primarily under the Caesars®, Harrah's® and Horseshoe® brand names. Caesars Entertainment's portfolio also includes the Caesars Entertainment UK family of casinos. Caesars Entertainment is focused on building loyalty and value with its guests through a unique combination of great service, excellent products, unsurpassed distribution, operational excellence and technology leadership. Caesars Entertainment is committed to its employees, suppliers, communities and the environment through its PEOPLE PLANET PLAY framework. For more information, please visit www.caesars.com.