Butterfield Bank and MasterCard® have announced the winner of their joint Major League Baseball® promotion. Bank customer and MasterCard® credit card user, Emily Munro-Russel won two tickets to the MLB All-Star Game® at Yankee Stadium in New York City on Tuesday, 15 July 2008.
Ms. Munro-Russel was surprised and excited when informed that she had won the tickets plus a prize
package including round-trip airfare, hotel accommodation, ground transportation, meals and priceless experiences – all courtesy of MasterCard®.
“I have never won anything,” she said. “I would like to thank Butterfield Bank for providing me with this exciting opportunity to see an All-Star Game at Yankee Stadium,” Ms. Munro-Russell said.
The promotion, which ran from 15 April – 15 June, was open to all Butterfield Bank MasterCard® customers. Everytime they used the credit card to make a purchase, they were automatically entered into a draw. Ms Munro-Russel’s name was chosen at random from the draw on 20 June.
Susan Mylchreest, Vice President, Electronic Banking said, “We are delighted to have been able to offer this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to one of our customers. Offering our loyal customers priceless experiences is just one of the ways we have been putting our customers first for 150 years.”
"It's a delight to imagine the unforgettable week Emily Munro-Russel will experience. MasterCard is pleased to offer yet another priceless moment to its cardholders" says Denise Press, Vice President,
Business Development in Eastern Caribbean for MasterCard.