SOURCE: NASDAQ

November 15, 2005 10:30 ET

PAREXEL International Corporation [PRXL] Chairman and CEO to Ring The NASDAQ Stock Market Opening Bell

Leading Global Bio/Pharmaceutical Services Provider Celebrates 10th Anniversary on NASDAQ

-- (MARKET WIRE) -- November 15, 2005 --


What:

Josef von Rickenbach, Chairman and CEO of PAREXEL International Corporation (NASDAQ: PRXL), will preside over the opening of the NASDAQ market and will ring the opening bell in celebration of PAREXEL's 10th year anniversary on NASDAQ.

PAREXEL is a leading global bio/pharmaceutical services organization, providing a broad range of knowledge-based contract research, medical marketing and consulting services to the worldwide pharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical device industries. Committed to providing solutions that expedite time-to-market and peak-market penetration, PAREXEL has developed significant expertise across the development and commercialization continuum, from drug development and regulatory consulting to clinical pharmacology, clinical trials management, medical education and reimbursement. Perceptive Informatics, a subsidiary of PAREXEL, provides advanced technology solutions, including medical imaging, Clinical Trial Management Systems (CTMS), Interactive Voice Response Systems (IVRS), and integration services. Headquartered near Boston, MA, PAREXEL operates in 52 locations throughout 38 countries, and has approximately 5,230 employees.

For more information about PAREXEL International Corporation, please visit www.PAREXEL.com

Where:

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

When:

Wednesday, November 16th, 2005 at 9:30 a.m. EST

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:
    Jennifer Baird
    Director of Public Relations
    PAREXEL International
    Direct office phone: 781-434-4409
    Cell phone: 781-738-0366
    Email: Email Contact

    NASDAQ MarketSite:
    Stephanie Lowenthal
    646.441.5220