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Zynga (ZNGA) CEO to Ring the NASDAQ Stock Market Opening Bell Remotely From Zynga Headquarters in Celebration of Initial Public Offering (IPO)




Today, Zynga, Inc. (ZNGA) the world's largest developer of online social games including CityVille, FarmVille, Words With Friends, CastleVille, and Zynga Poker, will ring The NASDAQ Opening Bell in honor of the company's initial public offering on The NASDAQ Stock Market.

Zynga CEO and founder Mark Pincus along with the company management team, board member Bing Gordon, and Mark's wife Alison Pincus, will ring the opening bell remotely from its headquarters in San Francisco, California.

The live webcast will be available on the NASDAQ site, at:


Zynga HQ – San Francisco, CA


Friday, December 16th, 2011

At 6:15 a.m. to 6:30 a.m. PT / 9:15 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. ET       

Zynga Contact:

Dani Dudeck

(415) 503-0303

NASDAQ MarketSite:

Jen Knapp

(212) 401-8916

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About Zynga Inc. (ZNGA):

Zynga Inc. is the world's largest social game developer with more than 227 million monthly active users playing its games which include CityVille, FarmVille, Words With Friends, CastleVille, Zynga Poker, Empires & Allies, Indiana Jones™ Adventure World, The Pioneer Trail, Mafia Wars, and Cafe World. Zynga Inc. games are available on a number of global platforms including Facebook, Google+, Tencent, iOS, and Android devices. Through, Zynga players have raised more than $10 million for world social causes. Zynga Inc. is headquartered in San Francisco. For more information, visit or


The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc. is the world's largest exchange company. It delivers trading, exchange technology and public company services across six continents, with more than 3,500 listed companies. NASDAQ OMX offers multiple capital raising solutions to companies around the globe, including its U.S. listings market, NASDAQ OMX Nordic, NASDAQ OMX Baltic, NASDAQ OMX first North, and the U.S. 144A sector. The company offers trading across multiple asset classes including equities, derivatives, debt, commodities, structured products and exchange-traded funds. NASDAQ OMX technology supports the operations of over 70 exchanges, clearing organizations and central securities depositories in more than 50 countries. NASDAQ OMX Nordic and NASDAQ OMX Baltic are not legal entities but describe the common offering from NASDAQ OMX exchanges in Helsinki, Copenhagen, Stockholm, Iceland, Tallinn, Riga, and Vilnius. For more information about NASDAQ OMX, visit *Please follow NASDAQ OMX on Facebook ( and Twitter ( 


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