SAN DIEGO, Aug. 20, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Retail Opportunity Investments Corp. (Nasdaq:ROIC) is pleased to announce that it will ring the Opening Bell at the NASDAQ on Tuesday, August 21 st to commemorate the Company's 3 rd Anniversary. In honor of the occasion, Stuart Tanz, the company's Chief Executive Officer and President, will ring the Opening Bell.
ROIC's management team and employees will join Mr. Tanz as he rings the Opening Bell at 9:30 a.m. EDT. A live webcast of the ceremony will be available beginning at 9:15 a.m. on the NASDAQ website: http://www.nasdaq.com/about/marketsitetowervideo.asx .
About Retail Opportunity Investments Corp.Retail Opportunity Investments Corporation (Nasdaq:ROIC) is a fully integrated real estate company that qualifies as a REIT for U.S federal income tax purposes. The Company is focused on acquiring, owning, leasing, repositioning and managing a diverse portfolio of necessity-based retail properties, including, primarily, well located community and neighborhood shopping centers, anchored by national or regional supermarkets and drugstores. The Company targets properties strategically situated in densely populated, middle and upper income markets in western and eastern regions of the United States. Additional information on Retail Opportunity Investments Corp. is available on the Company's website at www.roicreit.com . The Retail Opportunity Investments Corp. logo is available at http://www.globenewswire.com/newsroom/prs/?pkgid=6855
CONTACT: Liz Coughlin, Investor Relations Retail Opportunity Investments Corp. 914-620-2702 email@example.com