SOURCE: NASDAQ

March 02, 2005 12:00 ET

First Financial Holdings, Inc. [FFCH] CEO to Ring The NASDAQ Stock Market Closing Bell

Company Celebrates 20 Years as a NASDAQ Listed Company

-- (MARKET WIRE) -- March 2, 2005 --


What:

First Financial Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: FFCH) CEO A. Thomas Hood will preside over the closing bell to celebrate the company's 20 years on the NASDAQ exchange. He will be joined by James C. Murray, First Financial chairman, and Paul G. Campbell, Jr., First Financial vice chairman.

Where:

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

When:

Thursday, March 3rd, 2005 at 4:00 p.m. EST

Feed Information:

The closing bell is available from 3:50 p.m. to 4:05 p.m. on Waterfront fiber 1623. If you have any questions, please contact the NASDAQ Traffic Department 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:
    First Financial Holdings, Inc.
    Dee Bee Wright
    Vice President of Investor Relations, Corporate Secretary
    (843) 529-5931
    dwright@firstfinancialholdings.com

    NASDAQ MarketSite:
    Stephanie Lowenthal
    646.441.5220