ADVISORY, May 19, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --
The Gordon Parks Foundation will visit the Nasdaq MarketSite in Times Square in celebration of the foundation’s 10 anniversary Awards Dinner and Auction. The event will be held on Tuesday, May 24 at Cipriani 42nd Street.
In honor of the occasion, Kasseem “Swizz Beatz” Dean, and Alexander Soros, Co-Chairs, will ring the Opening Bell, accompanied by Maxwell Osborne and Dao-Yi Chow.
Nasdaq MarketSite – 4 Times Square – 43rd & Broadway – Broadcast Studio
Friday, May 20, 2016 – 9:15 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. ET
The Gordon Parks Foundation Media Contact:
Zoe Weisberg Coady
Fiber Line (Encompass Waterfront): 4463
Gal 3C/06C 95.05 degrees West
18 mhz Lower
DL 3811 Vertical
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About The Gordon Parks Foundation
The Gordon Parks Foundation permanently preserves the work of Gordon Parks, makes it available to the public through exhibitions, books, and electronic media and supports artistic and educational activities that advance what Gordon described as "the common search for a better life and a better world."
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