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Allstate Insurance Company Celebrates 20th Anniversary of Listing and Commitment to Traffic Safety at the New York Stock Exchange
Vicky Dinges, Allstate’s Vice President of corporate social responsibility Rings The Closing Bell®
For Release: 01 May 13
On Thursday, May 2, Allstate Insurance Company (NYSE: ALL), will visit the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) to mark the company’s 20th anniversary of listing on the exchange, and commemorate the company’s historic commitment to traffic safety by highlighting Global Youth Traffic Safety Month this May. The Allstate Foundation helped launch the first Global Youth Traffic Safety Month and supports programs during May dedicated to educating teens about the value and importance of safe driving. 

To mark this occasion, Vicky Dinges, Allstate’s Vice President of corporate social responsibility, will ring the NYSE Closing Bell flanked by teen traffic safety leaders and Allstate agency owners who are committed to safe driving in their communities.

Thursday, May 2, 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 Anthony Drizis at 212.656.2147 or  Media interested in interviews with Vicky Dinges, Allstate’s vice president of corporate social responsibility, should contact Kyle Donash at 847-778-9092 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) and European Press Agency (917.670.1323). The Closing Bell (starting at 3:55 p.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-Official Site), YouTube (nysetv1), and Twitter (@NYSEEuronext), #NYSEBell

About Allstate:
The Allstate Corporation (NYSE: ALL) is the nation’s largest publicly held personal lines insurer, serving approximately 16 million households through its Allstate, Encompass, Esurance and Answer Financial brand names and Allstate Financial business segment. Allstate branded insurance products (auto, home, life and retirement) and services are offered through Allstate agencies, independent agencies, and Allstate exclusive financial representatives, as well as via, and 1-800 Allstate®, and are widely known through the slogan “You’re In Good Hands With Allstate®.” As part of Allstate’s commitment to strengthen local communities, The Allstate Foundation, Allstate employees, agency owners and the corporation provided $29 million in 2012 to thousands of nonprofit organizations and important causes across the United States.