EVENT: Linda Blay, a volunteer with BetterInvesting will ring The Closing BellSM at the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) on Jan. 2, 2008, the first day of trading for the year. Joining Blay on the bell podium will be four other BetterInvesting volunteers representing the BetterInvesting Volunteer Advisory Board (BIVAB), BetterInvesting’s president and COO, three members of the organization’s board of directors along with a director of BetterInvesting’s New York Chapter. Members of the BIVAB, board of directors and chapters are among BetterInvesting’s most dedicated volunteers – all committed to BetterInvesting’s mission to create a nation of educated investors. Blay serves as the BIVAB chairperson.
DATE: January 2, 2008
TIME: 4 p.m.
PLACE: New York Stock Exchange, 11 Wall Street, New York, N.Y.
Sandra Fuller Barlow – Basking Ridge, N.J.
Michael S. Berman – Cranberry Township, Pa.
Linda Blay – Yorba Linda, Calif.
Ron Bruyn – Yorba Linda, Calif.
Brunilda Fernandez – Yonkers, N.Y.
Elizabeth Hamm – Grand Rapids, Mich.
Abraham I. Horwitz – New York, N.Y.
Ann McNeill – Miami, Fla.
Bonnie Reyes – Plymouth, Mich.
Peggy Schmeltz – Bowling Green, Ohio
NOTE TO EDITORS: A digital photograph will be available immediately after the bell ringing, and the participating members will be available for interviews. Please contact Mike Gross at firstname.lastname@example.org for any special interview or photo requirements.
BetterInvesting is the brand identity of the National Association of Investors Corporation, a national, nonprofit association with members consisting of individual investors and investment clubs. Founded in 1951 and with headquarters in Madison Heights, Mich., BetterInvesting is considered the voice of the individual investor, as well as the pioneer of the modern investment club movement. BetterInvesting is dedicated to providing a sound program of investment education and information to help its members become successful long-term, lifetime investors.