ADVISORY, Jan. 4, 2010 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --
What: Representatives from Sony Pictures Television, "Shark Tank" on ABC will visit NASDAQ MarketSite in the heart of Times Square. In honor of the occasion, real estate mogul Barbara Corcoran; "infomercial" industry pioneer Kevin Harrington; technology innovator Robert Herjavec; fashion icon Daymond John; and financial expert Kevin O'Leary will preside over the NASDAQ Closing Bell. "Shark Tank," from Sony Pictures Television, which returns to ABC with new episodes this Friday, January 8, gives budding entrepreneurs a chance to make their business dreams come true and make them successful and possibly wealthy people. But first, the entrepreneurs must convince a panel of five ruthless, multi-millionaire tycoons -- known as Sharks -- to part with their own hard-earned cash to give them the funding they need to jumpstart their breakthrough business concepts, products, properties and services. Where: NASDAQ MarketSite - 4 Times Square - 43rd & Broadway - Broadcast Studio When: Tuesday, January 5th, 2010 at 3:45 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. ET Contacts: Caroline Mendoza Caroline_Mendoza@spe.sony.com NASDAQ MarketSite: Jolene Libretto (646) 441-5220 Jolene.Libretto@NASDAQOMX.com
The Closing Bell is available from 3:50 p.m. to 4:05 p.m. on AMC-3/C-3 (ul 5985V; dl 3760H). The feed can also be found on Ascent fiber 1623. If you have any questions, please contact Jolene Libretto at (646) 441-5220.
An audio transmission of the Closing Bell is also available from 3:50 p.m. to 4:05 p.m. on uplink IA6 C band / transponder 24, downlink frequency 4180 horizontal. The feed can be found on Ascent fiber 1623 as well.
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