Viacom Inc. [VIA] [VIAB] Visit NASDAQ MarketSite in Times Square, in New York City, New YorkFollowing Nickelodeon attending the NASDAQ Stock Market Closing Bell ceremony Friday 14th September 2012, where Nickelodeon's Chief Marketing Officer, Pam Kaufman, and Leonardo, Raphael, Michelangelo, and Donatello from the cast of Nickelodeon's "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles" rung the NASDAQ Stock Market Closing Bell, Nickelodeon USA and Nickelodeon's official "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles" Twitter feeds shared a photograph of Nickelodeon's Chief Marketing Officer Pam Kaufman and "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles" at the event.
Pam Kaufman, Chief Marketing Officer at Nickelodeon and Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Ring the NASDAQ Stock Market Closing Bell
ADVISORY, Sept. 13, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --
Viacom Inc., a leading global entertainment content company, visited the NASDAQ MarketSite in Times Square.
Viacom, Inc. [VIA], is home to the world's premier entertainment brands such as MTV, VH1, CMT, Logo, BET, CENTRIC, Nickelodeon, Nick Jr., TeenNick, Nicktoons, Nick at Nite, COMEDY CENTRAL, TV Land, Spike TV, Tr3s and Paramount Pictures, will visit the NASDAQ MarketSite in Times Square.
In honor of the occasion, Pam Kaufman, Chief Marketing Officer at Nickelodeon, and the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles rung the Closing Bell. Nickelodeon's all-new, CG-animated Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles will premiere on Nickelodeon USA Saturday, September 29, at 11:00 a.m. (ET/PT) with a special one-hour television event, "Rise of the Turtles."
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Date: September 13, 2012 10:00 ET
Tweeted (posted) by Nickelodeon USA on their official Twitter profile page (@NickelodeonTV):
The #NickTurtles were at @NASDAQ today to ring the closing bell! pic.twitter.com/pPA8Lhta.Also, Tweeted (posted) by Nickelodeon's official "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles" Twitter stream (@TMNTMaste):
NASDAQ + #NickTurtles = The best closing bell ceremony ever #BOOYAKASHA! pic.twitter.com/wIfZrhGL.