Seven employees in Albuquerque, NM won $10,000 from an office pool for the May 18 Powerball drawing.
Whenever the jackpot gets higher than $100 million, seven employees from the Quality Department at UTC Aerospace Systems play Powerball. The winning ticket for the group was purchased at the Giant Station on San Mateo Blvd in Albuquerque, NM. the same store sold another $10,000 winning ticket to three co-workers of a local restaurant earlier this month.
The office pool includes Michael Tang, Jesus Gonzalez, Patricia Gutierrez, Dean Dominguez, Charlotte Garcia, Paul Durham and Diana Skiles. Each co-workers contributes $10 for quick-pick tickets. The group from UTc Aerospace Systems is excited to share their winnings.
The office pool has inspired others to join next time the group of seven goes in for Powerball.