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FansUnited.org to Ring The Nasdaq Stock Market Opening Bell

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ADVISORY, July 28, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --

What:

FansUnited.org, a sports-centric not-for-profit social media startup based in Bethesda, MD, will visit the Nasdaq MarketSite in Times Square.

In honor of the occasion, Patrick Healy, Founder and CEO FansUnited.org, will ring the Opening Bell.

Where:

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

When:

Monday, July 31, 2017 – 9:15 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. ET

FansUnited.org Media Contact:

Koji Wieber

(301) 537-9617

koji@fansunited.org

Nasdaq MarketSite:

Emily Pan

(646) 441-5120

emily.pan@nasdaq.com

Feed Information:

Fiber Line (Encompass Waterfront): 4463

Gal 3C/06C 95.05 degrees West

18 mhz Lower

DL 3811 Vertical

FEC 3/4

SR 13.235

DR 18.295411

MOD 4:2:0

DVBS QPSK

Social Media:

For multimedia features such as exclusive content, photo postings, status updates and video of bell ceremonies, please visit our Facebook page:

http://www.facebook.com/NASDAQ.

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Webcast:

A live stream of the Nasdaq Opening Bell will be available at:

https://new.livestream.com/nasdaq/live or http://www.nasdaq.com/about/marketsitetowervideo.asx

Photos:

To obtain a hi-resolution photograph of the Market Open, please go to http://business.nasdaq.com/discover/market-bell-ceremonies and click on the market open of your choice.

About FansUnited.org

FansUnited.org, Inc. is a two-pronged sports technology startup whose overarching goal is to put power into the hands of sports fans. It accomplishes this goal via two separate and distinct platforms that complement each other:

  • FansUnited.org is a nonprofit organization designed to give fans a voice at both the local and national levels. Every major city in the US and Canada with a major league franchise will have a local chapter that serves to aggregate their preferences and build local fan consensus around key issues. This includes issues like stadium funding, relocation, ticket policies, financial transparency, etc. — all things that sports fans have been grappling with for decades. The leaders (mayors) of these 42 chapters will sit on the Sports Policy Institute, a national organization that works with the teams, leagues and congress to establish fair and reasonable, fan-centric sports policies. Complete with a Fans Bill of Rights, FansUnited.org will serve as America’s first online democracy.
  • A for-profit social media company, ernie.com, where every fan will have their own locker room, teammates (sports friends and family), pictures, etc. Sports fans can also access curated sports content and fan-to-fan interaction via blog posts, multimedia, messaging, and player interaction. It will be the most comprehensive sports website on the internet. Additional capabilities will be implemented in ernie.com 2.0!

About Nasdaq

Nasdaq (Nasdaq:NDAQ) is a leading global provider of trading, clearing, exchange technology, listing, information and public company services. Through its diverse portfolio of solutions, Nasdaq enables customers to plan, optimize and execute their business vision with confidence, using proven technologies that provide transparency and insight for navigating today's global capital markets. As the creator of the world's first electronic stock market, its technology powers more than 90 marketplaces in 50 countries, and 1 in 10 of the world's securities transactions. Nasdaq is home to 3,800 total listings with a market value of $11 trillion. To learn more, visit: http://business.nasdaq.com

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