ADVISORY, May 12, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --
Amazon.com, Inc. (Nasdaq:AMZN) will visit the Nasdaq MarketSite in Times Square, in celebration of its 20 year listing anniversary.
In honor of the occasion, Brian Olsavsky, Chief Financial Officer, will ring the Opening Bell along with several Amazon employees and customers, including a participant in the company’s Career Choice Program, a former U.S. Army Captain who now leads military recruiting efforts at Amazon, a small business owner who sells on Amazon Marketplace, an author who publishes on Kindle Direct Publishing, and one of the first ever Amazon Web Services customers.
Nasdaq MarketSite – 4 Times Square – 43rd & Broadway – Broadcast Studio
Monday, May 15, 2017 – 9:15 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. ET
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