ADVISORY, Sept. 20, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --
Advertising Week 2013, the world's premier annual gathering of marketing and communications leaders each year in New York City, will visit the NASDAQ MarketSite in Times Square. Advertising Week celebrates its 10 th anniversary this year from September 23-27.In honor of the occasion, Matt Scheckner, President & CEO, Stillwell Partners and Executive Director of Advertising Week will ring the Closing Bell. Mr Scheckner will be joined by legendary icons of the advertising industry including: Twinkie the Kid, Charlie the Tuna, Ernie Keebler, Charmin Bears, Jared The SUBWAY Guy, Vlasic Stork, Serta Counting Sheep, Travelocity Roaming Gnome, Kool-Aid Man, Mr. Peanut, Smokey Bear, Lucky Charms Leprechaun, Red M&M, Ms. Brown, Sparky the Fire Dog, French's Mustard Man, Buzz the Bee, The Frank's RedHot Hot Sauce Bottle, Angry Birds and Crash Test Dummies. Where: NASDAQ MarketSite – 4 Times Square – 43 rd & Broadway – Broadcast Studio When: Monday, September 23, 2013 – 3:45 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. ET Contact : Samantha Tannenbaum (917) 509-8766 Tannenbaum@sunshinesachs.com NASDAQ MarketSite: Christine Barna (646) 441-5310 Christine.Barna@nasdaqomx.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 Advertising Week: Since its creation in 2004, Advertising Week has drawn hundreds of thousands of participants from around the world to New York City for a week long think-tank comprised of over 200 different distinct programs that focus on the power of advertising and its neighboring industries. Above and beyond celebration, the mission of The Week is to inspire young people to join the craft; focus the industry and public at-large on the social impacts of advertising; address the most important issues facing the industry and shine a bright light on the business and economic influence of the advertising, media and marketing industries. The Week is produced by Stillwell Partners. Stillwell also produces Advertising Week Europe which returns to London March 31 – April 4, 2014.