SOURCE: NASDAQ

August 16, 2005 10:30 ET

A Better Chance, Inc. CEO to Ring The NASDAQ Stock Market Opening Bell

-- (MARKET WIRE) -- August 16, 2005 --


What:

Bernard Beal, Chairman of the Board and Alumnus of A Better Chance, and CEO of M.R. Beal & Co., will preside over the opening bell.

A Better Chance, Inc. is a national, nonprofit organization; its mission is to substantially increase the number of well-educated people of color able to assume positions of leadership and responsibility in American society. Through its signature program, the College Preparatory Schools Program, A Better Chance identifies and places students of color in excellent college preparatory schools and provides other opportunities to them as available.

Where:

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

When:

Wednesday, August 17th, 2005, at 9:30 a.m. EDT

Feed Information:

The opening bell is available from 9:20 a.m. to 9:35 a.m. on uplink IA-5 C-band/transponder 14. The downlink frequency is 3980 horizontal; 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 Open, please go to http://www.nasdaq.com/reference/marketsite_events.stm and click on the market open of your choice.

Contact Information

  • Contacts:
    Wendy Hirschhorn
    212-826-8790
    Email Contact

    NASDAQ MarketSite:
    Stephanie Lowenthal
    646.441.5220