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American Corporate Partners Chairman and Founder to Ring The NASDAQ Stock Market Opening Bell




Representatives from American Corporate Partners will visit the NASDAQ MarketSite in New York City's Times Square.

In honor of the occasion,Sidney E. Goodfriend, Chairman & Founder of American Corporate Partners will ring the NASDAQ Opening Bell.


NASDAQ MarketSite – 4 Times Square – 43rd & Broadway – Broadcast Studio


Thursday, August 19th, 2010 from 9:15 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. ET    


American Corporate Partners

Erin McNamara

(212) 752-0700

NASDAQ MarketSite:

Jolene Libretto

(646) 441-5220

Feed Information:

The Opening Bell is available from 9:20 a.m. to 9:35 a.m. on Galaxy 19 C/15, downlink frequency 4000 vertical. The feed can also be found on Ascent fiber 1623. If you have any questions, please contact Jolene Libretto at (646) 441-5220.

Radio Feed:

An audio transmission of the Opening Bell is also available from 9:20 a.m. to 9:35 a.m. on uplink IA6 C band / transponder 24, downlink frequency 4180 horizontal. The feed can be found on Ascent fiber 1623 as well.

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About American Corporate Partners:

American Corporate Partners is a nationwide mentoring program dedicated to helping veterans transition from the armed services to the private sector through career counseling and networking with professionals from some of America's finest corporations and select universities.

ACP Participating Institutions include: Bloomberg, Campbell Soup, Deloitte LLP, Energy Future Holdings, General Dynamics, General Electric, Goldman Sachs, Harvard University, Home Depot, IBM Corporation, JPMorgan Chase & Co., Liberty Mutual, MacAndrews & Forbes, Morgan Stanley, News Corporation, Omnicom, PepsiCo, Procter & Gamble, Siemens, The University of Oklahoma, The University of Texas System, URS Corporation, and Verizon.  

ACP's mission is to support and facilitate veterans' transitions to the civilian workforce while simultaneously strengthening the network between Corporate America and those who have served in the military. To date, 250 veterans are alumni of the ACP mentoring program, and over 800 veterans are currently matched with corporate Mentors nationwide. If you are a recent veteran, please consider applying at If your corporation would like to learn more about joining ACP, please email or visit


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