ADVISORY, Jan. 3, 2011 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --
"The Biggest Loser" host Alison Sweeney will visit the NASDAQ MarketSite in New York City's Time Square to celebrate the premiere of season 11 and the release of her book THE MOMMY DIET.
In honor of the occasion, Alison Sweeney will ring the NASDAQ Closing Bell.
NASDAQ MarketSite – 4 Times Square – 43rd & Broadway – Broadcast Studio
Tuesday, January 4th, 2011 at 3:50 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. ET
The Closing Bell is available from 3:50 p.m. to 4:05 p.m. on AMC-3/C-3 (ul 5985V; dl 3760H). The feed can also be found on Ascent fiber 1623. If you have any questions, please contact Robert Madden (646) 441-5045.
An audio transmission of the Closing Bell is also available from 3:50 p.m. to 4:05 p.m. on uplink IA6 C band / transponder 24, downlink frequency 4180 horizontal. The feed can be found on Ascent fiber 1623 as well.
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About Alison Sweeney:
Alison Sweeney is busy juggling the roles of host for NBC's hit reality series "The Biggest Loser" and the award-winning Sami Brady on NBC's hit daytime drama "Days of our Lives" with her roles as a producer, author, wife and mother. She is also an accomplished author with her most recent book, The Mommy Diet, released December 28, 2010. The book reveals the "diet" of nutrition, fitness and self-care that women can follow to look and feel fantastic – before and during pregnancy, and after giving birth.
When not working, Sweeney serves on the Executive Council of Feeding America and as an Ambassador for Stand Up To Cancer. She currently resides in Los Angeles with her husband Dave, a California Highway Patrol officer, and their 5-year-old son Ben and 1-year-old daughter Megan. Visit alisonsweeney.com for more information on Sweeney's tips for health, wellness, fashion and personal anecdotes.
About NASDAQ OMX:
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