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FOX's Hell's Kitchen Season 9 Winner to Ring The NASDAQ Stock Market Opening Bell


ADVISORY, Sept. 26, 2011 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --


Paul Niedermann, the winner of Season 9 of FOX's Hell's Kitchen, will visit the NASDAQ MarketSite in New York City's Times Square to officially ring The NASDAQ Stock Market Opening Bell. Niedermann, a junior sous chef from Davie, FL, was declared the winner during a two-hour season finale on September 19 and walked away with the coveted head chef position at the legendary BLT Steak in New York City.


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


Tuesday, September 27th, 2011 – 9:15 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. ET     


Jessica Rosen

Jennifer Sprague

NASDAQ MarketSite:

Jen Knapp

(212) 401-8916

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The Opening Bell is available from 9:20 a.m. to 9:35 a.m. on AMC3 / C20, downlink frequency 4100 vertical. The feed can also be found on Ascent fiber 1623. If you have any questions, please contact Jen Knapp at (212) 401-8916.

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ESquared Hospitality is owned by Jimmy Haber and Keith Treyball of which BLT Restaurant Group is now a division. The restaurants within BLT Restaurant Group are comprised of BLT Steak in New York City (2004), Washington DC (2006), San Juan, Puerto Rico (2006), White Plains, NY (2007), Los Angeles (2008), Scottsdale, AZ (2008), Atlanta (2009), Miami (2009), Hong Kong (2009) Charlotte (2009) and Waikiki (2009); BLT Burger in New York City (2006) Las Vegas (2008) and Hong Kong (2009); and BLT Fish and Fish Shack (2005), BLT Prime (2005), BLT Market (2007) and BLT Bar & Grill (2010) in New York City. Other divisions of ESquared Hospitality include two Italian concepts: Casa Nonna (2010) in Washington, DC and New York City (2011) and The Florentine (2010) at the JW Marriott Chicago. A third division is comprised of GO Burger which includes the GO Burger Truck in New York City (2010) as well as three storefront GO Burger locations including one in Los Angeles (2011) and two in New York City (2011). 


The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc. is the world's largest exchange company. It delivers trading, exchange technology and public company services across six continents, with more than 3,500 listed companies. NASDAQ OMX offers multiple capital raising solutions to companies around the globe, including its U.S. listings market, NASDAQ OMX Nordic, NASDAQ OMX Baltic, NASDAQ OMX first North, and the U.S. 144A sector. The company offers trading across multiple asset classes including equities, derivatives, debt, commodities, structured products and exchange-traded funds. NASDAQ OMX technology supports the operations of over 70 exchanges, clearing organizations and central securities depositories in more than 50 countries. NASDAQ OMX Nordic and NASDAQ OMX Baltic are not legal entities but describe the common offering from NASDAQ OMX exchanges in Helsinki, Copenhagen, Stockholm, Iceland, Tallinn, Riga, and Vilnius. For more information about NASDAQ OMX, visit *Please follow NASDAQ OMX on Facebook ( and Twitter ( 


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