ADVISORY, Sept. 15, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --
Wilhelmina International, Inc. (Nasdaq:WHLM), one of the most prominent talent and model management agencies in the world, will visit the Nasdaq MarketSite in Times Square to celebrate the Agency’s one year anniversary listing on the Nasdaq and the incredible talent the Agency represents during New York Fashion Week.
In honor of the occasion, Chairman, Mark Schwarz, will ring the closing bell along with Chief Executive Officer, Alex Vaickus; Executive Vice President, Giovanni Bernardi; and Brand Officer and Daughter of the Agency’s Founder, Melissa Wilhelmina Cooper. Joining the celebration will be some of the agency’s leading talent, including Echosmith’s Sydney Sierota, Danielle Knudson, Cindy Bruna, R.J. King, Clark Bockelman, Armando Cabral and Fernando Cabral.
Nasdaq MarketSite – 4 Times Square – 43rd & Broadway – Broadcast Studio
Wednesday, September 16, 2015 – 3:45 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. ET
Wilhelmina International, Inc. 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 Wilhelmina International, Inc. (Nasdaq:WHLM):
Through Wilhelmina Models and its other subsidiaries, including, Wilhelmina Artist Management, Wilhelmina International, Inc. provides traditional, full-service fashion model and talent management services, specializing in the representation and management of leading models, entertainers, artists, athletes and other talent to various customers and clients, including, retailers, designers, advertising agencies and catalogue companies. Wilhelmina Models was founded in 1967 by Wilhelmina Cooper, a renowned fashion model, and is one of the oldest and largest fashion model management companies in the world. Wilhelmina Models is headquartered in New York and, since its founding, has grown to include operations located in Los Angeles, Miami and London, as well as a growing network of licensees comprising leading modelling agencies in various local markets across the U.S as well as in Thailand, Dubai, Vancouver and Tokyo.
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