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Davenport & Company Celebrates its 150th Anniversary at the New York Stock Exchange
I. Lee Chapman IV, President & CEO, to Ring The Closing BellŪ
For Release: 03 Apr 13
Who/What: 
On Monday, April 8, 2013 executives and guests of Richmond, VA.-based Davenport & Company, LLC will visit the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) to commemorate the company’s 150th anniversary. 
 
In celebration of the company’s rich history, President and Chief Executive Officer I. Lee Chapman IV will ring the NYSE Closing Bell.
 
About Davenport & Company
Davenport is an independent, 100% employee-owned, full-service firm offering a complete range of investment services, including comprehensive stock and bond brokerage, investment management, research, financial planning, insurance, public finance, and corporate finance services.
 
Headquartered in Richmond, Davenport has branch offices located in Virginia, North Carolina, and Maryland. Our firm has over 400 associates, including more than 175 Investment Executives, and oversees billions in assets for clients. Davenport & Company LLC is a New York Stock Exchange member firm, a member of the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA), and a Registered Investment Advisor under the Investment Advisers Act of 1940. (Source: Davenport & Company)
 
When/Where:
Monday, April 8, 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                                                                                  
 
Contact:
Media interested in covering the bell ringing MUST contact Annmarie Gioia at 212.656.5437 or agioia@nyx.com
 
Photo/Video:
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 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.
 
Facebook/Twitter/YouTube:
For photos and video of the bell ringing, connect with NYSE Euronext on Facebook (NYSE Euronext), YouTube (nysetv1), and Twitter (@NYSEEuronext), #NYSEBell.