ADVISORY, Dec. 1, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --
What: Actress Arlene Dahl and The Broadway Walk of Stars Foundation will visit the NASDAQ MarketSite in New York City's Times Square. In honor of the occasion, Arlene Dahl, President and Founder of The Broadway Walk of Stars, will preside over the NASDAQ Opening Bell. Who: * Abraham (Barry) Cohen, Entrepreneur, and wife Yvonne * Marvin Hamlisch, Oscar/Grammy/Emmy/Tony Award-winning Composer, Conductor * Robert Osborne, Board Member; Host of Turner Classic Movies (TCM), author and columnist * Marc A. Rosen, Vice President, The Broadway Walk of Stars Foundation, and President of Marc Rosen Associates * Patricia Tirnauer, Strategic Business Advisor, and Managing Partner of Roark Advisors LLC * Tommy Tune, Board Member; Tony Award winner, actor, director and choreographer * Stanley Zareff, Special Events Consultant, and Corporate Communications, Credit Suisse Where: NASDAQ MarketSite - 4 Times Square - 43rd & Broadway - Broadcast Studio When: Wednesday, December 2nd, 2009 at 9:15 - 9:30 a.m. ET Contacts: Arlene Dahl c/o Judy Katz Public Relations Jkpr4@aol.com NASDAQ MarketSite: Robert Madden (646) 441-5045 Robert.Madden@NASDAQOMX.com
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 Robert Madden at (646) 441-5045.
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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