Joyful Heart Foundation and Viacom Ring The NASDAQ Stock Market Opening Bell to Say NO MORE to Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault

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| Source: The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc.

ADVISORY, May 16, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --

What:

Viacom & The Joyful Heart Foundation will visit the NASDAQ MarketSite in Times Square in support of NO MORE, a movement to galvanize greater awareness and action to end domestic violence and sexual assault. NASDAQ & Viacom Say NO MORE to Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault.

In honor of the occasion, Niels Schuurmans, EVP, Viacom Velocity Creative Content Solutions, and Emmy Award-winning actress Mariska Hargitay, Founder & President of the Joyful Heart Foundation will ring the Opening Bell.

Where:

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

When:

Monday, May 19, 2014 – 9:15 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. ET     

Viacom Contact:
Lenore Feder
(212) 846-7120
Lenore.Feder@viacom.com

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

Feed Information:

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Gal 3C/06C 95.05 degrees West
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Social Media:

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.

Use the hashtag: #viacomsaysNOMORE.

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Webcast:

A webcast of the NASDAQ Opening Bell will be available at: https://new.livestream.com/nasdaq/live or 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 NO MORE

NO MORE is a new unifying symbol designed to galvanize greater awareness and action to end domestic violence and sexual assault. Supported by major organizations working to address these urgent issues, NO MORE is gaining support with Americans nationwide, sparking new conversations about these problems and moving this cause higher on the public agenda. To learn more, visit www.nomore.org

About the Joyful Heart Foundation

Founded by Law & Order: SVU actress Mariska Hargitay, the Joyful Heart Foundation works to heal, educate and empower survivors of sexual assault, domestic violence and child abuse, and to shed light into the darkness that surrounds these issues. To learn more, visit www.joyfulheartfoundation.org.

About NASDAQ OMX Group

NASDAQ OMX (Nasdaq:NDAQ) is a leading provider of trading, exchange technology, information and public company services across six continents. Through its diverse portfolio of solutions, NASDAQ OMX enables customers to plan, optimize and execute their business vision with confidence, using proven technologies that provide transparency and insight for navigating today's global capital markets. As the creator of the world's first electronic stock market, its technology powers more than 70 marketplaces in 50 countries, and 1 in 10 of the world's securities transactions. NASDAQ OMX is home to more than 3,400 listed companies with a market value of over $8.5 trillion and more than 10,000 corporate clients. To learn more, visit www.nasdaqomx.com.

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