Opening and Closing Bell on Wall Street
Executives and guests of AVG Technologies visited the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) to celebrate the company’s successful completion of its initial public offering. AVG Technologies began trading February 2nd on the NYSE under the ticker symbol “AVG”.
In honor of the occasion, Chief Executive Officer JR Smith, joined by members of AVG Technologies’ management team, rang the NYSE Opening Bell℠.
About AVG Technologies (NYSE: AVG)
AVG's mission is to simplify, optimize and secure the Internet experience, providing peace of mind to a connected world. AVG's powerful yet easy-to-use software and online services put users in control of their Internet experience. By choosing AVG's software and services, users become part of a trusted global community that benefits from inherent network effects, mutual protection and support. AVG has grown its user base to approximately 106 million active users as of September 30, 2011 and offers a product portfolio that targets the consumer and small business markets and includes Internet security, PC performance optimization, online backup, mobile security, identity protection and family safety software. (Source: AVG Technologies)