On Friday, April 5, WWE Superstar John Cena will visit the New York Stock Exchange and ring The Closing Bell® to highlight WrestleMania 29, which airs live on pay-per-view from MetLife Stadium on Sunday, April 7 at 7PM ET. John Cena will be accompanied by executives from Susan G. Komen for the Cure and breast cancer survivors. Under Cena's leadership, WWE helped raise $1 million dollars for breast cancer research and create awareness about the importance of early detection during breast cancer awareness month this past October.
Friday, April 5, 2013
NYSE Security Checkpoint/Tent at corner of Exchange Place and Broad Street
3:30 p.m. Media escorted into the building
4:00 p.m. The Closing Bell rings
Media interested in covering the event MUST contact Judy Shaw at 212.656.4290 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
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