ADVISORY, Jan. 20, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --
The ADVERTISING Club of New York, will visit the Nasdaq MarketSite in Times Square to raise awareness of the benefits of diversity in the advertising, media and marketing industries and galvanize the community around their initiative- i’mPART. Launched in 2012, i’mPART promotes the enormous value of infusing diversity in creativity and business, aiming to change the industry’s mindset to be more accountable for this important issue. The name i’mPART employs an acronym to represent the pillars of the initiative – to Promote, Attract, Retain and Train diverse talent.
In honor of the occasion, Gina Grillo, President and CEO will ring the Opening Bell.
Nasdaq MarketSite – 4 Times Square – 43rd & Broadway – Broadcast Studio
Wednesday, January 21, 2015 – 9:15 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. ET
The ADVERTISING Club of New York Media Contact:
Fiber Line (Encompass Waterfront): 4463
Gal 3C/06C 95.05 degrees West
18 mhz Lower
DL 3811 Vertical
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About The ADVERTISING Club of New York:
The ADVERTISING Club is the premier organization for all advertising and marketing professionals in New York. Founded in 1896, the AD Club offers its members a forum to exchange ideas, make connections and honor excellence. The AD Club's Foundation provides students numerous educational outreach programs that give back to build a stronger and more diverse advertising and marketing community. The Club is the facilitating sponsor of the International ANDY Awards, (www.andyawards.com), which acknowledge outstanding creative achievement around the world in the field of advertising. For more information, visit The AD Club’s website: www.theadvertisingclub.org.
Nasdaq (Nasdaq:NDAQ) is a leading provider of trading, exchange technology, information and public company services across six continents. Through its diverse portfolio of solutions, Nasdaq enables customers to plan, optimize and execute their business vision with confidence, using proven technologies that provide transparency and insight for navigating today’s global capital markets. As the creator of the world’s first electronic stock market, its technology powers more than 70 marketplaces in 50 countries, and 1 in 10 of the world's securities transactions. Nasdaq is home to more than 3,500 listed companies with a market value of over $8.8 trillion and more than 10,000 corporate clients. To learn more, visit www.nasdaq.com/ambition or www.nasdaqomx.com.
Source:The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc.