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IGT's American Idol® Encore creates another millionaire at Kewadin Casino St. Ignace in St. Ignace, Michigan

Tuesday, April 23, 2013

IGT's American Idol® Encore creates another millionaire at Kewadin Casino St. Ignace in St. Ignace, Michigan

19:35 EDT Tuesday, April 23, 2013

For the past few decades, IGT has made more millionaires than any other gaming manufacturer.

LAS VEGAS, April 23, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- A Caro, Michigan woman became a new millionaire in St.Ignace when she won a $3,275,998 jackpot on an International Game Technology (NYSE: IGT) Money Madness American Idol® Encore machine on April 21, 2013 at Kewadin Casino St. Ignace in St. Ignace, Mich.


This lucky night Pamela S. shared her great fortune with her whole family, including her husband, son, all of her in-laws and some friends. The new multimillionaire plans to use her jackpot to buy a new truck, pay off her house and start building a retirement house she has been dreaming about for so long. IGT congratulates our new winner and thanks Kewadin Casino St. Ignace for its participation.

IGT launched MegaJackpots® progressive product line in 1986 and has since produced thousands of major winners with jackpots ranging from just over $1 million to the world record slot jackpot of more than $39 million. More information about IGT is available at

IGT Resources:

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  • Play DoubleDown Casino Games
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  • View IGT's YouTube Channel
  • Check out our other Games and Gaming Systems 

About IGT

International Game Technology (NYSE: IGT) is a global leader in casino gaming entertainment and continues to transform the industry by translating casino player experiences to social, mobile and interactive environments for regulated markets around the world. IGT's acquisition of DoubleDown Interactive provides engaging social casino style entertainment to more than 6 million players monthly. More information about IGT is available at or connect with IGT at @IGTNews Anyone can play at the DoubleDown Casino by visiting or

American Idol is produced by 19 Entertainment, a division of Core Media Group, and FremantleMedia North America. 

American Idol® 19 TV Ltd & FremantleMedia North America, Inc. Licensed by FremantleMedia International


For further information: Mariya Barnes, IGT Public Relations, 1-702-669-7679,

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