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Gibraltar, Gibraltar, 2006/10/15 - 888.com, the world’s premiere online casino and poker room, has wrapped up Surprising September, one of the online casino’s biggest giveaways ever.
888.com players in both Pacific Poker and Casino-on-Net walked away with thousands of dollars worth of prizes during the month-long blowout giveaway.
One lucky winner walked away with a prize pool of $52,500 after winning Surprising September’s online poker tournament. Dozens of other players also took home their share of the $250,000 prize pool.
Alex Reign, promotions department manager, revealed that the top prize winner of the tournament was a true underdog story. “The player deposited only $52 and took home over $52,000,” Reign said.
Twenty first-time depositors also lucked out during Surprising September, winning a dream vacation for two to glamorous Las Vegas.
“This special event is one of many that we offer our valued players – new and old alike. We always do the utmost to make sure that our players have the best and most unique gambling experience on the web,” Reign added.
Slot enthusiasts also won their share of prizes; the top point-accumulators received part of a $30,000 give away simply for playing millionaire Genie during September.
888.com is the world’s No.1 online casino and poker room. They have in excess of 20 million members worldwide who enjoy an online gaming experience like no other.
Founded in 1996, 888.com offers two market leading products “Casino-on-Net” the worlds No.1 online casino offering all the thrills of the big games in Vegas from your pc and “Pacific Poker” where you can enjoy the excitement of competing against your friends and fellow members in any of the poker rooms. Both games are available to play in real money and practice mode.
Their goal is to provide quality entertainment to people who enjoy gambling, by giving them the opportunity to do so in a safe, fun, fair, regulated and secure environment.
Their clients are their greatest assets; therefore they make an immense effort to establish customer delight building relationships through service, honesty, advice and trust with each and every member.
888.com operates under a license granted by the Government of Gibraltar for the purposes of operating an online casino and poker room. 888.com has adopted the code of conduct of the Interactive Gaming Council (IGC), of which it is a Member.
888.com is operated by Cassava Enterprises (Gibraltar) Ltd. A registered company incorporated and located in Gibraltar (company registration number 83961). The company has other offices around the world and employs over 750 full time employees.
This year 888.com was the proud recipient of Best Online Casino and Best Online Operator of the Year at the eGaming Awards 2005. 888.com was also voted ‘Best online casino 2005’ by Inside Edge magazine. The Inside Edge Award was voted for by over 50,000 readers, and is the first of its kind for the online gaming industry.
A leader in Online Gaming since 1996, 888.com is constantly recognized for its commitment to an uncompromising gaming experience. 888.com was a founding member of eCOGRA, a non profit organization based in the United Kingdom which ensures that approved online casinos are properly and transparently monitored to provide player protection, fair gaming and responsible conduct.