Kayla Harrison, US Olympic Gold Medalist in Judo to Ring The NASDAQ Stock Market Opening Bell
ADVISORY, Aug. 16, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --
Kayla Harrison, member of the 2012 United States Olympic Team in Judo will visit the NASDAQ MarketSite in Times Square to officially ring the Opening Bell.
At the London Games, Harrison made Olympic history for the United States by giving the United States its first judo gold medal ever. Harrison defeated Britain's Gemma Gibbons to win the 78-kilogram title at the 2012 Olympic Games. To celebrate Kayla Harrison and the most successful Games for the United States Olympic judo team she will be joined by Jimmy Pedro, four-time Olympian and two-time Olympic bronze medalist, and 2012 U.S. Judo Olympic coach; Chris Skelley, team manager; and Travis Stevens, U.S. Olympic judo teammate.
NASDAQ MarketSite 4 Times Square 43rd & Broadway Broadcast Studio
Friday, August 17, 2012 9:15 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. ET
Fiber Line (Encompass Waterfront): 4463
Gal 3C/06C 95.05 degrees West
18 mhz Lower
DL 3811 Vertical
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