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Media Alert/Photo Op
Note to reporters:
Media interested in covering the bell ringing MUST contact Anthony Drizis of NYSE Euronext directly
at (212) 656-2147 or
firstname.lastname@example.org. SHRM’s media contact is Julie Malveaux at 703-535-6273 or
The New York Stock Exchange (NYSE), ringing of The Opening BellSM
Monday, April 9, 2012
9:00 a.m. – media arrives
9:30 a.m. – The Opening Bell rings
NYSE – 2 Broadway Street, New York, NY 10005
(corner of Broad Street and Wall Street)
“Workplace Leaders in Financial Education Award”
Senior executives from Society for Human and Resource Management
Senior executives from American Institute of CPAs
The WLIFE award — “Workplace Leaders in Financial Education” — was created in 2011 by the
American Institute of CPAs(AICPA) and the
Society for Human Resource Management(SHRM) to highlight the importance of financial wellness in the workplace.
Standing on the bell ringing podium will be representatives from
AICPA, and seven of the nine winning companies including host and winner
NYSE Euronext. Additional winners include
Centre Area Transportation Agency,
Heritage Wealth Advisors,
Mountain America Credit Union,
New York Presbyterian Hospital, and
WorldatWork. (UA Healthcare and Therm-o-Disc Inc. are unable to attend.)
Judges included members of the President’s Advisory Council on Financial Literacy, the National CPA Financial Literacy Commission, human resource professionals and CPAs.
Photos available via
Associated Press/New York (212.621.1902),
Reuters America (646.223.6285),
Getty Images (646.613.4141) and Bloomberg Photo (212.617.3420).
The Opening Bell (starting at 9:25 a.m.) feed is available via
Ascent loop #4009. Media seeking footage
via The Switch should contact NYSE Broadcast at 212.656.5483.
The Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) is the world’s largest association devoted to human resource management. Representing more than 250,000 members in over 140 countries, the Society serves the needs of HR professionals and advances the interests of the HR profession. Founded in 1948, SHRM has more than 575 affiliated chapters within the United States and subsidiary offices in China and India. Visit SHRM Online at
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