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SPORTS ILLUSTRATED to Celebrate Launch of the 2013 Swimsuit Franchise at the NYSE
Mark Ford, President of Time Inc. Sports Group and 2013 Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Models to Ring The Closing BellŪ
For Release: 08 Feb 13
Photo Opportunities Available
Executives and guests from SPORTS ILLUSTRATED, a division of Time Inc., will visit the New York Stock Exchange on Monday, February 11th to celebrate the launch of the 2013 SI Swimsuit franchise, debuting  across all platforms on 2/12.   
To mark this occasion, Mark Ford, President Time Inc. Sports Group and a group of the 2013 Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Models will ring the Closing Bell.
Monday, February 11, 2013
NYSE Security Checkpoint/Tent at corner of Exchange Place and Broad Street
3:30 p.m.     Media escorted into the building for bell ringing
4:00 p.m.     The Closing Bell rings                                                                                  
Media interested in covering the bell ringing MUST contact Annmarie Gioia at 212.656.5437 or
Photos available via Associated Press/New York (212.621.1902), Reuters America (646.223.6285), Getty Images (646.613.4141), Bloomberg Photo (212.617.3420), European Press Agency (917.670.1323), and Insider Images. The Opening Bell (starting at 9:25 a.m.) feed is available via Encompass loop #4009. Media seeking footage via The Switch should contact NYSE Broadcast at 212.656.5483.
For photos and video of the bell ringing, connect with NYSE Euronext on Facebook (NYSE Euronext), YouTube (nysetv1), and Twitter (@NYSEEuronext), #NYSEBell.

About the Sports Illustrated Group
The Sports Illustrated Group’s award-winning journalism powers a media company that includes Sports Illustrated,, Golf Magazine,, SI Golf Plus, SI Presents, SI Kids, SI International, SI Books, SI Mobile, SI Swimsuit, SI Social, consumer products and Live Media. Earlier this year, Sports Illustrated was named to Adweek’s list of the media industry’s hottest brands.
About Sports Illustrated Swimsuit
Sports Illustrated Swimsuit is a powerhouse media franchise that reaches more than 60 million people annually, and more men 18 to 34 than the Super Bowl. The iconic franchise now spans more than 20 product extensions in digital, social, broadcast, publishing, mobile and consumer products.  Since debuting in 1964 Swimsuit has become a pop-culture phenomenon and an established launching pad for successful careers in TV, fashion, business and film. 
Time Warner Inc. is a leading media and entertainment company, whose businesses include interactive services, cable systems, filmed entertainment, television networks and publishing.