Microsoft Corporation's [MSFT] Xbox Team To Ring The NASDAQ Stock Market Opening Bell

ADVISORY, Nov. 20, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --

What:

On Friday, Nov. 22, Xbox One, the new-generation games and entertainment system from Microsoft Corp will go on sale worldwide. The console brings the best games, live TV, Skype, sports, fitness, music and more to one single device at the center of the living room, all available at the command of your voice.

In honor of the occasion, the Xbox team will visit the NASDAQ MarketSite in Times Square to celebrate. Yusuf Mehdi, VP Marketing and Strategy will ring the Opening Bell, joined by members of the Xbox team, zombies and Roman soldiers.

Where:

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

When:

Thursday, November 21, 2013 – 9:15 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. ET    

Contact: Brandon Cresswell (503) 703-0500 Brandon.Cresswell@Edelman.com

NASDAQ MarketSite: Christine Barna (646) 441-5310 Christine.Barna@nasdaqomx.com

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Webcast:

A live webcast of the NASDAQ Opening Bell will be available at: http://www.nasdaq.com/about/marketsitetowervideo.asx .

Photos:

To obtain a hi-resolution photograph of the Market Open, please go to http://www.nasdaq.com/reference/marketsite_events.stm and click on the market open of your choice.

About Microsoft Corporation [MSFT]:

Founded in 1975, Microsoft (Nasdaq:MSFT) is the worldwide leader in software, services and solutions that help people and businesses realize their full potential.

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