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American Vanguard Corporation Visits the NYSE Commemorating the Seventh Anniversary of the Company's Listing on NYSE
Eric Wintemute, Chairman and CEO of American Vanguard, Rings The Opening BellSM
For Release: 06 Mar 13
On Thursday, March 7, executives and guests from American Vanguard Corporation will visit the NYSE and ring The Opening Bell to commemorating the seventh anniversary of the company's listing on NYSE. 
To mark the occasion, Eric Wintemute, Chairman and CEO of American Vanguard, will ring the NYSE Opening Bell.
About American Vanguard Corporation (NYSE:  AVD)
American Vanguard Corporation is a diversified specialty and agricultural products company that develops and markets products for crop protection and management, turf and ornamentals management and public and animal health.  American Vanguard is included on the Russell 2000® and Russell 3000® Indexes and the Standard & Poor’s Small Cap 600 Index.  To learn more about American Vanguard, please reference the Company’s web site at
Thursday, March 7, 2013
NYSE Security Checkpoint/Tent at corner of Exchange Place and Broad Street
9:00 a.m.            Media escorted into the building for bell ringing
9:30 a.m.            The Opening 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.
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