ADVISORY, Sept. 28, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --
Kerry Heffernan, a finalist on Bravo's Top Chef Masters, a show which pits 12 world-renowned chefs against one another in a charitable culinary competition, and City Harvest, an organization devoted to ending hunger in New York City, will visit the NASDAQ MarketSite in Times Square.
In honor of the occasion, chef Kerry Heffernan, Top Chef Masters finalist who competed on behalf of City Harvest and raised $17,500 for the organization, and City Harvest's Chair, Jim Kallman, will ring the Closing Bell.
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Monday, October 1, 2012 – 3:45 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. ET
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About Bravo's Top Chef Masters Season 4:
"Top Chef Masters" pits 12 world-renowned chefs against each other to see how well they fare in a fierce culinary competition. Based at the Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas, each week will whittle down the chefs until the finale where one winner is crowned "Top Chef Master" and receives the grand prize of $100,000 for the charity of their choice. The chefs are bringing more than their knives to the table; they're bringing their egos and stirring up the drama...all for charity.
About City Harvest:
City Harvest exists to end hunger in communities throughout New York City. We do this through food rescue and distribution, education, and other practical, innovative solutions.
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