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Photo Release -- Nasdaq Welcomes Dave & Buster's Entertainment, Inc. (Nasdaq: PLAY) to The Nasdaq Stock Market


NEW YORK, Oct. 10, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:NDAQ) announced that trading of Dave & Buster's Entertainment, Inc. (Nasdaq:PLAY) commenced on The Nasdaq Stock Market on October 10, 2014.

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Headquartered in Dallas, Texas, Dave & Buster's is a leading owner and operator of venues offering its customers the opportunity to Eat Drink Play and Watch in one location and provides customers with an extensive variety of entertainment options as well as a high quality dining menu. Since its founding in 1982, Dave & Buster's has expanded to 70 locations in North America.  

"Dave & Buster's delivers customers a distinct restaurant experience by offering both food and entertainment in one place," said Nelson Griggs, Senior Vice President, Corporate Client Group, Nasdaq. "We are excited to welcome Dave & Buster's to the growing list of innovative restaurant groups that call Nasdaq home."

By listing with Nasdaq, Dave & Buster's joins some of the world's largest and most revolutionary companies. Nasdaq is the exchange of choice to 67 percent of public U.S. restaurants listed on the U.S. markets.

The information contained above is provided for informational and educational purposes only, and nothing contained herein should be construed as investment advice, either on behalf of a particular security or an overall investment strategy. Neither The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc. nor any of its affiliates makes any recommendation to buy or sell any security or any representation about the financial condition of any company. Statements regarding Nasdaq-listed companies are not guarantees of future performance. Actual results may differ materially from those expressed or implied. Past performance is not indicative of future results. Investors should undertake their own due diligence and carefully evaluate companies before investing. ADVICE FROM A SECURITIES PROFESSIONAL IS STRONGLY ADVISED.

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