MEDIA ADVISORY, July 7, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) --
What: Pulitzer Prize Winner Frank McCourt and Thomas J. Moran (President, Chairman and CEO Mutual of America), and Chairman of the Board of Directors for Concern Worldwide will preside over the opening bell. Where: NASDAQ MarketSite - 4 Times Square - 43rd & Broadway - Broadcast Studio When: Monday July 10th, 2006, at 9:30 a.m. EDT Contacts: Siobhan Walsh Siobhan.Walsh@concern.net (917) 620-9688 NASDAQ MarketSite: Stephanie Lowenthal; (646) 441-5220
The opening bell is available from 9:20 a.m. to 9:35 a.m. on uplink IA-5 C-band/transponder 14. The downlink frequency is 3980 horizontal; audio: 6.2/6.8. The feed can also be found on Waterfront fiber 1623. If you have any questions, please contact Stephanie Lowenthal at (646) 441-5220.
To obtain a hi-resolution photograph of the Market Open, please go to http://www.nasdaq.com/reference/marketsite_events.stm and click on the market open of your choice.
About Concern Worldwide:
Concern Worldwide is an international humanitarian organization dedicated to the relief and assistance of the poorest communities throughout the world. Concern has a team of 4,000 personnel working in 30 countries. Founded in 1968, Concern Worldwide has earned the reputation for being "first in and last out" in response to emergencies and also prioritizes education, healthcare and entrepreneurial programs for the poorest in an effort to make poverty history.
Concern's experienced field workers and New York staff are available to provide information on global emergencies as well as perspectives on long-term development projects throughout the world. For more information, please visit www.concernusa.org or call (212) 557-8000.