MEDIA ADVISORY, July 18, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) --
What: Texas Secretary of State, Roger Williams will preside over the closing bell. Where: NASDAQ MarketSite - 4 Times Square - 43rd & Broadway - Broadcast Studio When: Wednesday July 19th, 2006 at 4:00 p.m. EDT Contacts: Scott Haywood (512) 964-8153 firstname.lastname@example.org NASDAQ MarketSite: Stephanie Lowenthal; 646.441.5220
The closing bell is available from 3:50 p.m. to 4:05 p.m. on uplink IA-6 C-band/transponder 17. The downlink frequency is 4040 Vertical; Audio 6.2-6.8 The feed can also be found on Waterfront fiber 1623. If you have any questions, please contact Stephanie Lowenthal at (646) 441-5220.
To obtain a hi-resolution photograph of the Market Close, please go to http://www.nasdaq.com/reference/marketsite_events.stm and click on the market close of your choice.
About Texas Secretary of State, Roger Williams:
The Secretary of State is one of six state officials named by the Texas Constitution to form the Executive Department of the State. The Secretary is appointed by the Governor, with confirmation by the Senate, and serves at the pleasure of the Governor.
As Texas' 105th Secretary of State, Roger Williams has a diverse mandate that includes serving as the state's chief elections officer, overseeing business and commercial filings, and assisting the Governor on border and Mexican affairs.
Secretary Williams is also aggressively working with Governor Perry to promote economic development, investment and job creation in Texas. Governor Perry has made economic development a priority for his administration and Secretary Williams is joining the effort to bring new business to Texas and keep businesses in Texas. As a small businessman, Secretary Williams understands that new businesses in Texas mean new opportunities for Texans.
Secretary Williams is representing Governor Perry and the state of Texas on a business recruitment mission with business leaders from his state.