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Ice Hockey In Harlem to Ring The NASDAQ Stock Market Closing Bell

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ADVISORY, Aug. 15, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --

What:

Ice Hockey In Harlem, an organization which aims to improve the social and academic well being of children from the Harlem community through educational and hockey programs, will visit the NASDAQ MarketSite in Times Square to celebrate IHIH's 25th anniversary by participating in the MADMEDIAGROUP's "FOR JUST ONE DAY" campaign with new Mobile App Burst. Through participation in ice hockey, IHIH student-athletes learn the fundamentals of the game, engage in an active lifestyle, and broaden their life experiences. Burst will provide IHIH with the latest technology to share videos with other hockey organizations in near real-time across the world and help IHIH showcase their great plays, players, coaches and volunteers in national online publications.

In honor of the occasion, John Sanful, Executive Director, Ice Hockey In Harlem & Bryant McBride, CEO, Burst, will ring the Closing Bell.

Where:

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

When: Thursday, August 16, 2012 – 3:45 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. ET 

Contact:

Michelle Diaz

michelle@themadmediagroup.com.com

NASDAQ MarketSite:

Jen Knapp

(212) 401-8916

Jennifer.knapp@nasdaqomx.com

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Webcast:

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About Ice Hockey In Harlem:

Ice Hockey In Harlem, for nearly two decades now, has helped thousands of needy youngsters learn a sport that would otherwise be financially unavailable to them. More importantly, through its educational and community service components, IHIH has given its participants the tools to succeed in their schools and as solid citizens in their communities.

About Burst

Burst, a mobile solution for families, is providing the next generation of video and photo services for today's mobile and social users. Burst is based in Boston and is backed by an influential and successful group of high-net worth angels that have worked with Burst executives for more than 10 years.

For more information, visit: www.icehockeyinharlem.org

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