NASDAQ bell ceremonies & EVENTS | the MarketSite Studio is the location for honoring companies with market open ceremonies, new listings, and other events. | EVENTS LIST

To Do

Please go through this checklist and ensure all items have been covered. Some points may not apply.

Have you:

  • Submitted corporate logos? Due one week prior to event.
  • Submitted the guest list? Due day before the event at noon.
  • Requested a conference room and special A/V requirements?
  • Arranged for premiums/press materials, etc. to be sent ahead of time? Due the day before.
  • Confirmed interview schedule with NASDAQ Corporate Communications?
  • Approved the NASDAQ media alert? Due three days before.
  • Sent company alert/release to NASDAQ to be approved? Due 5 days in advance of distribution date.
  • Sent video to run on Tower? Due 4 days in advance for testing purposes.

If you have any questions about the event, please contact your event coordinator or visit the Contact Us page.

Complimentary Ceremony Package

The following items are included in your ceremony free of charge:

*Available to NASDAQ-listed companies only

Photo / Video

  • Photographer and videographer
  • Link to unedited footage
  • Live webcast on
  • Live feed of ceremony and interviews on Tower with closed-captioning
  • Select photos posted to and archived on
  • High-res photo posted on for use by media
  • Welcome message and custom messages on tower
  • One 5x7 photograph framed for CEO*

Marketing / PR

  • Media alert distributed by GlobeNewswire
  • Use of control room staff for broadcast interviews


  • (Catering is available to any event at MarketSite) — Please contact Cloud Catering, William Keh at 718-383-3313.


  • Play corporate DVD in lobby and on studio wall
  • Use of conference room (subject to availability)
  • One custom-engraved crystal*


Additional Items

  1. All fields marked with an asterisk (*) are required.

  2. Ceremony Market Open Market Close
  3. Additional Available Services

    Event space rental (Rent the MarketSite event space for a custom event for your company in conjunction with the ceremony) †

    Real-time photo slideshow in Times Square (Photos are displayed outside on screens in Times Square, and in the event area) †

    Additional tower advertising (Purchase additional tower time for your video to run on the 7-story NASDAQ tower in Times Square) †

    Design and production of tower video (Creation of a 30-second HD video to run on the 7-story NASDAQ tower in Times Square) †

    Professional headshots (While your executives are on site, have their headshots taken for use in annual reports, websites, etc.) — $600 setup charge; $100 per person

    Branded Gifts for your guests (contact your event planner for more info)

    † Contact your event planner for pricing.

  4. While at NASDAQ, is there a subject your group is interested in learning about?

    NASDAQ Products & Services ‡

    Market Intelligence Desk ‡

    Overview of NASDAQ OMX and exchange landscape ‡

    ‡ Contact your event planner to schedule a presentation.

  1. Videography (Professional video coverage of your events in addition to bell ceremony) — $1000 for 4 hours

    Photography (Professional photography coverage of your event in addition to bell ceremony) — $500 for the first hour, $250 for each additional hour

    CEO Signature Series interview (10 minute interview with your CEO and a professional business reporter, about the current status of the company. For more information contact your event planner.) — $5000

    Web-ready footage (Edited video footage in digital format to easily upload to your company website) — $250

    Digital download of all ceremony photos (All high-res photos of your event for use in annual reports, websites, or to make prints) — $975

    Edited footage of the ceremony on DVD (10 minute video including footage of the ceremony, tower, and guests) — $350

    Confetti launch (Confetti launched over your guests, right as your company opens/closes the market) — $500

    Catering (Catering is available to any event at MarketSite) — Please contact
    Chef & Co. caterers, William Keh (646) 336-1980 ext. 15

  2. Please use this field for any questions you may have: