SOURCE: NASDAQ

May 19, 2005 10:30 ET

Commissioner of the Mayor's Office of Film, Theatre and Broadcasting and Members of NYC Television Industry to Ring The NASDAQ Stock Market Opening Bell to Celebrate the 32nd Annual Daytime Emmy

Awards

-- (MARKET WIRE) -- May 19, 2005 --


What:

Katherine Oliver, Commissioner of the Mayor's Office of Film, Theatre and Broadcasting, will preside over the opening bell to celebrate the 32nd Annual Daytime Emmy Awards. Commissioner Oliver will be joined by this year's recipients of the "Made in NY" award for their contributions to New York City's daytime television community: Susan Lucci, recipient of the 1999 Emmy Award for Best Actress for her performance as Erica Kane on "All My Children," Twila Liggett, creator/executive producer of the New York-based television show "Reading Rainbow," Judge Glenda Hatchett of the courtroom television show "Judge Hatchett," and Geraldine Laybourne, chairman/CEO of New York-based Oxygen media. Gary Knell, CEO of Sesame Street, which shoots in NYC and won its 100th Emmy last weekend, will represent the National Television Academy.

Where:

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

When:

Friday May 20th, 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:
    Mayor's Office of Film, Theatre and Broadcasting
    Kara Alaimo
    (212) 489-1670 x247; 917-803-3291
    kalaimo@film.nyc.gov

    ABC Daytime (for Susan Lucci)
    Sallie Schoneboom
    212-456-7736
    Sallie.T.Schoneboom@abc.com

    NASDAQ MarketSite:
    Stephanie Lowenthal
    646.441.5220