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The United War Veterans Council to Ring The NASDAQ Stock Market Opening Bell

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ADVISORY, July 2, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --

What:

The United War Veterans Council will visit the NASDAQ MarketSite in Times Square in honor of America's Parade, the largest Veterans Day Event in the nation.

In honor of the occasion, United War Veterans Council President Vincent McGowan and Col. Mary Westmoreland will ring the Opening Bell.

Where:

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

When:

Wednesday, July 3, 2013 – 9:15 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. ET

Contact:
Pat Smith
(212) 843-8026
psmith@rubenstein.com

NASDAQ MarketSite:
Christine Barna
(646) 441-5310
Christine.Barna@nasdaqomx.com

Feed Information:
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Webcast:

A live webcast of the NASDAQ Opening Bell will be available at: http://www.nasdaq.com/about/marketsitetowervideo.asx.

Photos:

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About America's Parade:

The Parade honors all eras and branches of service, with special recognition given this year to the history of American Women in uniform. This year's featured service branch is the U.S. Army. Historical observations include the conclusion of the 60th Anniversary Commemoration of the Korean War (1953 - 2013) as well as the ongoing United States of America Vietnam War Commemoration.

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