LAS VEGAS, April 15, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- A Yorktown Heights, New York woman became a new millionaire in Las Vegas when she won a $1,140,129 jackpot on an International Game Technology (NYSE: IGT) Wheel of Fortune video slot machine on April 12, 2013 at the Flamingo Las Vegas Hotel and Casino.
Rosemary B. and her husband visit Las Vegas twice a year to play in the casinos. When she won, Rosemary admitted she was in shock and called her husband to meet her at the machine but he didn't believe her until he saw the reels.
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.
MegaJackpots® games including Wheel of Fortune slots are created by IGT, a leader in the design, development and manufacture of gaming machines and systems products in casinos worldwide. More information about IGT is available at www.IGT.com.