ADVISORY, Feb. 6, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --
Westminster Kennel Club will visit the NASDAQ MarketSite in Times Square in celebration of The Westminster Kennel Club 138th Annual Dog Show on Feb. 10-11 and its first Masters Agility Championship on Feb. 8.In honor of the occasion, Westminster's David Frei, will ring the Closing Bell. David will be accompanied by three new breeds of dogs and agility dogs who will be competing at Westminster. Where: NASDAQ MarketSite – 4 Times Square – 43 rd& Broadway – Broadcast Studio When: Friday, February 7, 2014– 3:45 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. ET Contact : David Frei (212) 213-3212 email@example.com (Joanne Anderson, asst) 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 Westminster Kennel Club: In 1877, New York was well on its way to becoming the world's greatest city. This was the year that a group of sporting gentlemen decided that this would be a good time to hold a dog show in Manhattan. It didn't take long before the Westminster Kennel Club, following the lead of its home town, would be on its way to becoming the world's greatest dog show and today is the second-longest continuously-held sporting event in this country, behind only the Kentucky Derby. In 2014, the club has added an agility trial to be held with the dog show this year, for which dogs of all breeds and mixed breeds (All American dogs) are eligible.