Committee for Economic Development to Ring The Nasdaq Stock Market Closing Bell

ADVISORY, Sept. 13, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) —  

What: 
The Committee for Economic Development of The Conference Board (CED) will visit the Nasdaq MarketSite in Times Square in recognition of its 2016 Distinguished Performance Awards Dinner.

The Distinguished Performance Awards Dinner recognizes business leaders who have answered the call for leadership in their companies and the communities in which they operate. View this year’s awardees here.

In honor of the occasion, Steve Odland, President and CEO of the Committee for Economic Development, will ring the Closing Bell.

Where:
Nasdaq MarketSite – 4 Times Square – 43rd & Broadway – Broadcast Studio

When:
Wednesday, September 14, 2016 – 3:45 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. ET    

Committee for Economic Development Contact:
Joseph DiBlasi
(202) 469.7824
jdiblasi@ced.org  

Nasdaq MarketSite:
Emily Pan
(646) 441-5120
emily.pan@nasdaq.com  

Feed Information:
Fiber Line (Encompass Waterfront): 4463

Gal 3C/06C 95.05 degrees West
18 mhz Lower
DL 3811 Vertical
FEC 3/4
SR 13.235
DR 18.295411
MOD 4:2:0
DVBS QPSK

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Webcast:
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Photos: 
To obtain a hi-resolution photograph of the Market Close, please go to http://business.nasdaq.com/discover/market-bell-ceremonies and click on the market close of your choice.

About the Committee for Economic Development
Founded in 1942, the Committee for Economic Development of The Conference Board (CED) is a nonprofit, nonpartisan, business-led public policy organization that delivers well-researched analysis and reasoned solutions to our nation’s most critical issues. CED’s work is grounded on seven core principles: sustainable capitalism, long-term economic growth, efficient fiscal and regulatory policy, competitive and open markets, a globally competitive workforce, equal economic opportunity, and nonpartisanship in the nation’s interest. Learn more at www.ced.org.

About Nasdaq
Nasdaq (Nasdaq:NDAQ) is a leading provider of trading, clearing, exchange technology, listing, information and public company services across six continents. Through its diverse portfolio of solutions, Nasdaq enables customers to plan, optimize and execute their business vision with confidence, using proven technologies that provide transparency and insight for navigating today’s global capital markets. As the creator of the world’s first electronic stock market, its technology powers more than 70 marketplaces in 50 countries, and 1 in 10 of the world’s securities transactions. Nasdaq is home to more than 3,700 listed companies with a market value of approximately $9.3 trillion and nearly 18,000 corporate clients. To learn more, visit: nasdaq.com/ambition or business.nasdaq.com.

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