SOURCE: NASDAQ

October 24, 2005 10:30 ET

New America Alliance (NAA) Chair of the Board to Ring The NASDAQ Stock Market Opening Bell

Wall Street Summit

-- (MARKET WIRE) -- October 24, 2005 --


What:

Marilou Martinez Stevens, Chair of the Board for New America Alliance (NAA), will preside over the opening bell.

New America Alliance was formed by a group of successful Latino business leaders to support the advancement of Latino-owned companies and all Latinos in the United States by increasing access to political and economic capital and developing human capital at every level. Their fifth annual Wall Street Summit, to be held October 26-28, 2005, focuses on increasing access to markets and capital for Latino U.S. businesses, promoting the participation and influence of Latinos on our nation's corporate and pension fund boards, expanding the participation and influence of Latinos in federal and state financial institutions, and investing in the higher education of Latinos in the fields of business and finance.

Where:

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

When:

Tuesday, October 25, 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

  • NAA Contact:
    Carmen Ortiz McGhee
    Director of Marketing
    (202) 772-1878
    Email Contact

    Media Contact:
    Eugene Ramirez
    The Jeffrey Group
    (305) 860-1000 ext. 109
    Email Contact

    NASDAQ MarketSite:
    Stephanie Lowenthal
    646.441.5220