CDI's Meeker to Open NASDAQ Market Friday

Churchill Downs Inc. president and CEO Tom Meeker will ring the NASDAQ stock market opening bell Friday to celebrate the 131st running of the Kentucky Derby (gr. I) May 7.

Churchill Downs (ticker symbol CHDN) will also be celebrating it's12th anniversary on NASDAQ).

The NASDAQ market is at 4 Times Square at the corner of 43rd Street and Broadway in New York.

On satellite television, the opening bell is available from 9:20-9:35 a.m. EDT on uplink IA-5 C-band/transponder 14. The downlink frequency is 3980 horizontal; audio: 6.2/6.8. The feed can also be found on Waterfront fiber 1623.