"President of Alhurra Television" will "preside over" (ring?) NASDAQ closing bell.

Posted: 18 Feb 2010   Print   Send a link
"Brian Conniff, President of Alhurra Television, will visit NASDAQ MarketSite in the heart of Times Square and preside over the NASDAQ Closing Bell. ... Thursday, February 18, 2010 at 3:45 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. ET. [2045-2100 UTC]" Alhurra press release, 17 February 2010. Brian Coniff is actually president of Middle East Broadcasting Networks (MBN) Inc, parent entity of Alhurra and Radio Sawa, part of BBG. The occasion was the sixth anniversary of Alhurra. Several Alhurra broadcasters stood with Mr. Coniff.