ADVISORY, June 10, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --
The Global Venture Labs Investment Competition from The University of Texas at Austin will visit the NASDAQ MarketSite in Times Square. The Competition offers opportunities for graduate students from around the world to obtain funding for new ventures. Forty teams from 11 countries competed this year.In honor of the occasion, Rob Warren, Director of the Global Venture Labs Investment Competition, and Visolis, from the Indian School of Business, 2013 Global Champion , will ring the Closing Bell. Where: NASDAQ MarketSite – 4 Times Square – 43 rd & Broadway – Broadcast Studio When: Tuesday, June 11, 2013 – 3:45 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. ET Contact s: The Global Venture Labs Investment Competition Ann Whitt (512) 699-7444 Ann.Whitt@mccombs.utexas.edu Renee Hopkins (817) 229-9857 Renee.Hopkins@mccombs.utexas.edu NASDAQ MarketSite: Christine Barna (646) 441-5310 Christine.Barna@nasdaq.com Feed Information: Fiber Line (Encompass Waterfront): 4463 Gal 3C/06C 95.05 degrees West 18 mhz Lower DL 3811 Vertical FEC 3/4 SR 13.235 DR 18.295411 MOD 4:2:0 DVBS QPSK Facebook and Twitter: For multimedia features such as exclusive content, photo postings, status updates and video of bell ceremonies please visit our Facebook page at: http://www.facebook.com/NASDAQ . For news tweets, please visit our Twitter page at: http://twitter.com/nasdaqomx Webcast: A live webcast of the NASDAQ Closing Bell will be available at: http://www.nasdaq.com/about/marketsitetowervideo.asx 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. About The Global Venture Labs Investment Competition: The Global Venture Labs Investment Competition, now in its 30th year, is produced by Jon Brumley Texas Venture Labs at the McCombs School of Business, The University of Texas at Austin. The Global Venture Labs Investment Competition is an annual, graduate student-centric event designed for new ventures from around the world to obtain funding and feedback from investors and successful entrepreneurs. The competition simulates the real world process of raising venture capital. The Competition is the oldest operating inter-business school competition in the world and has been named "the Super Bowl of world business plan competitions."