ADVISORY, Jan. 20, 2011 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --
Wall Street Warfighters Foundation and The Thayer Hotel at West Point will visit the NASDAQ MarketSite in New York City's Times Square.
In honor of the occasion, John Jones, Executive Director of Wall Street Warfighters along with Rick Minicozzi, Managing General Partner, Thayer Hotel, former Iranian hostage, Barry Rosen and Delta Force Team members Bucky Burruss and Carl Savory, will preside over the NASDAQ Closing Bell, celebrating the 30 year anniversary of the hostage release.
NASDAQ MarketSite – 4 Times Square – 43rd & Broadway – Broadcast Studio
Thursday, January 20th, 2011 at 3:45 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. ET
Hotel Thayer at West Point
Theresa T. Miller
Post 911 Foundation
(914) 661-3817 (phone)
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 (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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About Wall Street Warfighters Foundation:
Wall Street Warfighters is an organization focused on benefiting Service Disabled Veterans. Its mission is to identify, develop, and place disabled veterans in long-term professions in the financial services industry following their military service.
About NASDAQ OMX:
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