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Chicago Innovation Awards to Ring The Nasdaq Stock Market Closing Bell

ADVISORY, Mar. 20, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --

What:

The winners of the 2014 Chicago Innovation Awards will visit the Nasdaq MarketSite in Times Square. The Chicago Innovation Awards, established in 2002, has grown from a single awards ceremony to a year-long series of events and activities designed to celebrate, educate, and connect innovators in the Chicago region.

In honor of the occasion, Tom Kuczmarski, Co-founder, Dan Miller, Co-founder, and Luke Tanen, Executive Director will ring the Closing Bell.

Where:

Nasdaq MarketSite – 4 Times Square – 43rd & Broadway – Broadcast Studio

When:

Monday, March 23, 2015 – 3:45 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. ET

Chicago Innovation Awards Media Contact:
Michael A. Monahan
(312) 673-6064
michael.monahan@techimage.com

Nasdaq MarketSite:
Christine Barna
(646) 441-5310
Christine.Barna@nasdaq.com

Feed Information:
Fiber Line (Encompass Waterfront): 4463

Gal 3C/06C 95.05 degrees West
18 mhz Lower
DL 3811 Vertical
FEC 3/4
SR 13.235
DR 18.295411
MOD 4:2:0
DVBS QPSK

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Webcast:

A webcast of the Nasdaq Closing Bell will be available at: https://new.livestream.com/nasdaq/live or http://www.nasdaq.com/about/marketsitetowervideo.asx.

Photos:

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 Chicago Innovation Awards:

The Chicago Innovation Awards, established in 2002, has grown from a single awards ceremony to a year-long series of events and activities designed to celebrate, educate, and connect innovators in the Chicago region. The organization’s expansion has included formation of the Chicago Innovation Foundation, which promotes innovation education and provides scholarships to college students each year, and the Innovators Connection, which connects Chicago-region start-ups with the needs of large corporations. The winners of the awards represent billions of dollars in economic growth through jobs and revenues brought to the Chicago region. For more information, visit www.chicagoinnovationawards.com, follow us at www.twitter.com/Chi_Innovation and view our profile at www.facebook.com/chicagoinnovationawards.

About Nasdaq:

Nasdaq (Nasdaq:NDAQ) is a leading provider of trading, clearing, exchange technology, listing, 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 $9.1 trillion and more than 10,000 corporate clients. To learn more, visit www.nasdaq.com/ambition or www.business.nasdaq.com.

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Source:The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc.