ADVISORY, March 1, 2010 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --
Andrew Spiegel, CEO of the Colon Cancer Alliance, will visit the NASDAQ MarketSite in New York City's Times Square and preside over the NASDAQ Closing Bell in recognition of Colon Cancer Awareness Month.
Joining Mr. Spiegel will be the CCA's Board member Michael Zahaby, key CCA members and staff.
NASDAQ MarketSite – 4 Times Square – 43rd & Broadway – Broadcast Studio
Tuesday, March 2, 2010 at 3:45 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. ET
Bill Bradley, 916-213-5230
Janet Soule, 530-220-2522
The Closing Bell is available from 3:50 p.m. to 4:05 p.m. on AMC-3/C-3 (ul 5985V; dl 3760H). The feed can also be found on Ascent fiber 1623. If you have any questions, please contact Jolene Libretto at (646) 441-5220.
An audio transmission of the Closing Bell is also available from 3:50 p.m. to 4:05 p.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 The Colon Cancer Alliance:
Founded in 1999, The Colon Cancer Alliance is the leading national patient advocacy organization dedicated to colorectal cancer. Its mission is to raise awareness of the disease to increase screening rates, provide patient support services to those already battling colorectal cancer, conduct healthcare related advocacy work and support research for more effective treatment. For more information, visit www.ccalliance.org.
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