SOURCE: NASDAQ

September 02, 2005 12:00 ET

Pop Warner Executive Director to Ring The NASDAQ Stock Market Closing Bell

Pop Warner Will Be Joined by the New York Jets Offensive Line and Pop Warner Football Players and Cheerleaders

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


What:

Jon Butler, Executive Director of Pop Warner, will preside over the closing bell.

Members of the New York Jets offensive line, Pop Warner football players and cheerleaders, executives from Pop Warner and the NFL Players Association will join Butler for the closing bell.

Earlier in the day New York Jets offensive lineman including Jason Fabini and Pete Kendall will toss footballs to Pop Warner kids in front of the NASDAQ MarketSite in Times Square and talk to them about the importance of balancing sports and academics as they prepare for the start of the school year and Pop Warner's 76th season.

Pop Warner was founded in 1929, continues to grow and serves as the only youth football, cheerleading & dance organization that requires its participants to maintain academic standards in order to participate. Pop Warner's commitment to academics is what separates the program from other youth sports around the world.

Where:

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

When:

Tuesday, September 6th, 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:
    Jason Howarth
    Conover Tuttle Pace
    Email Contact
    781-246-9300/508-353-0063 (Cell)

    NASDAQ MarketSite:
    Stephanie Lowenthal
    646.441.5220