SOURCE: NASDAQ

January 23, 2006 14:11 ET

AABB CEO to Ring The NASDAQ Stock Market Closing Bell

National Blood Donor Month

-- (MARKET WIRE) -- January 23, 2006 --


What:

Karen Shoos Lipton, CEO of AABB, will preside over the closing bell in recognition of National Blood Donor Month.

AABB is an international, not-for-profit association consisting of approximately 8,000 individuals and 2,000 institutions. The association and its members promote the voluntary donation of blood and other tissues and organs. Its member facilities are responsible for collecting virtually all of the nation's blood supply and transfusing more than 80 percent. For more information, please visit www.aabb.org.

Where:

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

When:

Tuesday, January 24th, 2006 at 4:00 p.m. EST

Feed Information:

The closing bell is available from 3:50 p.m. to 4:05 p.m. on uplink IA-6 C-band/transponder 17. The downlink frequency is 4040 Vertical; Audio 6.2-6.8. The feed can also be found on Waterfront fiber 1623. If you have any questions, please contact Stephanie Lowenthal at (646) 441-5220.

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.

Contact Information

  • Contacts:
    Jennifer Garfinkel
    (301) 215-6557
    (301) 346-7575 (mobile)
    Email Contact

    NASDAQ MarketSite:
    Stephanie Lowenthal
    646.441.5220