SOURCE: NASDAQ

April 07, 2006 16:24 ET

ASPCA (American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals) President to Ring The NASDAQ Stock Market Closing Bell

ASPCA Celebrates 140th Anniversary

-- (MARKET WIRE) -- April 7, 2006 --


What:

Edwin Sayres, president & CEO, The ASPCA® (American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals®), will preside over the closing bell along with Susanna Della Maddalena, VP and Executive Director, PetSmart Charities to celebrate the ASPCA's 140th Anniversary.

Where:

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

When:

Monday, April 10th, 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.

About the ASPCA:

About the ASPCA. Founded in 1866, the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ASPCA) was the first humane organization established in the Western Hemisphere and today has one million supporters. The ASPCA's mission is to provide effective means for the prevention of cruelty to animals throughout the United States. The ASPCA provides national leadership in humane education, government affairs and public policy, shelter support, and animal poison control. The NYC headquarters houses a full-service animal hospital, animal behavior center, and adoption facility. The Humane Law Enforcement department enforces New York's animal cruelty laws and is featured on the reality television series Animal Precinct on Animal Planet. Visit www.aspca.org for more information.

Contact Information

  • Contacts:
    Eric Rayvid
    Sr.Director, Communications
    ASPCA
    (212) 876-7700, ext. 4562
    Email Contact

    NASDAQ MarketSite:
    Stephanie Lowenthal
    646.441.5220