August 22, 2005 10:30 ET

American Technion Society President to Ring The NASDAQ Stock Market Opening Bell

-- (MARKET WIRE) -- August 22, 2005 --


Stanley Shirvan, President of American Technion Society, New York Metropolitan Region and Alan Forman, President of Altronix, will preside over the opening bell.

Based in New York City, the American Technion Society (ATS) provides critical support to the Technion-Israel Institute of Technology < about-technion.php >, ranked among the world's leading science and technology universities. The ATS accomplishes this through a national organization of 17 offices < regions.php > and 20,000 members from coast to coast. ATS has a distinguished record of achievement having raised more than $1 billion since its founding in 1940.


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Tuesday, August 23rd, 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.


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Contact Information

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    Wendy Hirschhorn
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    NASDAQ MarketSite:
    Stephanie Lowenthal