ADVISORY, Sept. 29, 2011 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --
Television Stars of "The Fabulous Beekman Boys", and founders of the Beekman 1802 Lifestyle Brand, Dr. Brent Ridge and Josh Kilmer-Purcell will visit the NASDAQ MarketSite in New York City's Times Square to officially ring The NASDAQ Stock Market Opening Bell. Kilmer-Purcell and Ridge are the founders of Beekman1802.com, one of the fastest-growing lifestyle brands in the United States, and authors of the upcoming book, The Beekman 1802 Heirloom Cookbook which will be available at bookstores everywhere on October 4th from Sterling Epicure.
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Friday, September 30th, 2011 – 9:15 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. ET
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About Beekman1802.com Founders Josh Kilmer-Purcell and Dr. Brent Ridge:
Josh Kilmer-Purcell and Dr. Brent Ridge are the founders of Beekman1802.com, one of the fastest-growing lifestyle brands in the United States, and authors of the upcoming book, The Beekman 1802 Heirloom Cookbook which will be available at bookstores everywhere on October 4th from Sterling Epicure.
Their decision to leave city life behind has been chronicled in Kilmer-Purcell's national best-seller, The Bucolic Plague, and on the hit Planet Green TV show, "The Fabulous Beekman Boys". Their website, Beekman1802.com, has previously been nominated for a James Beard Award and Epicurious hailed them as "The Next Martha Stewarts." Their company, based out of their 60-acre goat farm in Sharon Springs, NY, designs products that are sold throughout their website, www.beekman1802.com, and at major national retail stores as well as smaller shops and boutiques across the country. Kilmer-Purcell is a New York Times best-selling author and Ridge is a physician and the former Vice President of Martha Stewart Healthy Living.
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