Executives, team members and guests of Houston, Texas-based Era Group Inc., a leading helicopter operator, will visit the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) to celebrate the successful completion of the company’s recent spin-off from SEACOR (NYSE: CKH). Era Group Inc. began trading on the NYSE as an independent public company on February 1, 2013 under the ticker symbol "ERA".
In honor of the occasion, Chief Executive Officer Sten L. Gustafson will ring the NYSE Opening Bell®.
About Era Group Inc. (NYSE: ERA)
Era Group is one of the largest helicopter operators in the world and the longest serving helicopter transport operator in the U.S. In addition to servicing its U.S. customers, Era Group also provides helicopters and related services to third-party helicopter operators in other countries, including Brazil, Canada, India, Indonesia, Mexico, Norway, Spain, Sweden, Uruguay and the United Kingdom. Era Group's helicopters are primarily used to transport personnel to, from and between offshore installations, drilling rigs and platforms. (Source: Era Group Inc.)
Monday, April 29, 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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
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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