ADVISORY, Feb. 14, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --
One Hundred Black Men, Inc., a New York organization dedicated to empowering the African American community through education, mentoring, health and wellness and economic empowerment, will visit the NASDAQ MarketSite in Times Square.
In honor of the occasion, Fitzgerald Miller, President will ring the Opening Bell.
NASDAQ MarketSite – 4 Times Square – 43rd & Broadway – Broadcast Studio
Tuesday, February 18, 2014 – 9:15 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. ET
Fiber Line (Encompass Waterfront): 4463
Gal 3C/06C 95.05 degrees West
18 mhz Lower
DL 3811 Vertical
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About One Hundred Black Men, Inc., New York "Founders":
One Hundred Black Men, Inc. of New York City was founded in 1963 when a group of successful African-American men came together to pool their resources to positively impact the Black community.
One Hundred Black Men, Inc.'s service projects focus on mentoring, education, health and wellness, and economic development. The organization has a long and successful history of working with its corporate and community partners to make significant differences in the lives of the communities it serves. A celebrated example is the establishment of The Eagle Academy for Young Men in the Bronx, a public school with a focus on academic excellence, leadership and character development and more recently, Eagle Academies have opened in Manhattan, Brooklyn, Queens and Newark, NJ, through the Eagle Academy Foundation.
About NASDAQ OMX Group:
NASDAQ OMX (Nasdaq:NDAQ) is a leading provider of trading, exchange technology, information and public company services across six continents. Through its diverse portfolio of solutions, NASDAQ OMX 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 80 marketplaces in 50 countries, and approximately 1 in 10 of the world's securities transactions. NASDAQ OMX is home to more than 3,300 listed companies with a market value of over $7 trillion and more than 10,000 corporate clients. To learn more, visit www.nasdaqomx.com.