SOURCE: NASDAQ

May 19, 2005 12:00 ET

Northern Empire Bancshares [NREB] President & CEO to Ring The NASDAQ Stock Market Closing Bell

Company Celebrates Listing on NASDAQ National Market

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


What:

Deborah A. Meekins, President & CEO of Northern Empire Bancshares (NASDAQ: NREB), will preside over the closing bell to celebrate NREB’s listing on The NASDAQ National Market.

Where:

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

When:

Friday, May 20th 2005, at 4:00 p.m. EDT

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.

Contact Information

  • Contacts:

    Deborah A. Meekins
    President and CEO
    Northern Empire Bancshares
    (707) 568-1900
    Debbie@snbank.com

    NASDAQ MarketSite:
    Stephanie Lowenthal
    646.441.5220