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The Forbes 30 Under 30 Honorees of 2017 to Ring The Nasdaq Stock Market Closing Bell January 24, 2017




The honorees of Forbes’ sixth annual, 2017, 30 Under 30 list and past list members, along with Forbes magazine Editor Randall Lane, will ring the Nasdaq Stock Market Closing Bell at the Nasdaq MarketSite in Times Square on January 24, 2017.

Participating members of Forbes’ 30 Under 30 list include: Sean Petterson, Strong Arm Technologies; Emily Motayed, Havenly; Alaa  Murabit, UN High-Level Commissioner on Health Employment & Economic Growth; Quardean Lewis-Allen, Made in Brownsville; Kerri Cohen, Goldman Sachs; James Heller, Wrapify; Evin Floyd Robinson and Jessica Santana, New York on Tech; Andy Stafman, Sachem Head Capital Management; Michael Martin, RapidSOS; Chef Chloe Coscarelli, by CHLOE; Chef Daniela Sotto Ines, Cosme; Carrie Hammer, fashion designer; and Karim Abouelnaga, ‎CEO at Practice Makes Perfect.

From an initial screening list of more than 15,000 candidates, the Forbes 30 Under 30 class of 2017 represents 600 bright young entrepreneurs, breakout talent and change agents in 20 different categories.


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


Tuesday, January 24, 2017 – 3:45 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. ET  

Forbes Media Contact:

Laura Daunis

(212) 367-4874

Nasdaq MarketSite:

Emily Pan

(646) 441-5120

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About Forbes 30 Under 30

Forbes’ Under 30 franchise is a global multichannel platform, which comprises 30 Under 30 lists published in print and online all over the world; live summits in the U.S., Asia and Israel; an Under 30 channel on; and a Forbes Under 30 app. To learn more about the 2017 Forbes 30 Under 30 list, visit:

About Nasdaq

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