DEERFIELD, IL -- (MARKET WIRE) -- 10/21/11 --
Horizon Pharma, Inc. (NASDAQ: HZNP) today announced that the Company's chairman, president and chief executive officer, Timothy P. Walbert, is scheduled to preside over the NASDAQ Closing Bell Ceremony in New York on Monday, October 24, 2011 at 4:00 p.m. ET. Horizon's common stock began trading on the NASDAQ Global Market on July 28, 2011 under the symbol "HZNP."
"We are honored to have been asked to ring the NASDAQ Stock Market Closing Bell," Mr. Walbert stated. "The past six months have been transformative for Horizon, during which time we have been transitioning the Company, with our first product approval in the U.S., into a fully integrated commercial organization and gained a listing on NASDAQ."
A live webcast of the Closing Bell Ceremony will begin at 3:50 p.m. ET and can be viewed via the MarketSite Webcam by launching the link: http://www.nasdaq.com/about/marketsitetowervideo.asx.
About Horizon Pharma
Horizon Pharma, Inc. is a biopharmaceutical company that is developing and commercializing innovative medicines to target unmet therapeutic needs in arthritis, pain and inflammatory diseases. For more information, please visit www.horizonpharma.com.
Robert J. De Vaere
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Source: Horizon Pharma
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