Empire State Realty Trust, nycTIES Ring NYSE Bell

New York City-based companies took over the New York Stock Exchange Tuesday. The day kicked off with Manhattan-based commercial real estate giant, Empire State Realty Trust Inc. The company made the Wall Street appearance to celebrate the 40th anniversary of the Empire State Building Run-Up presented by Marmot. John B. Kessler, president and chief operations officer of Empire State Realty Trust, and Jordan Campbell, communications director of Marmot, were the company representatives that rang the bell.

The closing bell was rang by networking and volunteerism organization nycTIES. The All Stars Project joined the organization at the NYSE. Sameer Shah, president of nycTIES, represented the organization for the NYSE Closing Bell.

Empire Realty Trust has beefed up technology of the Empire State Building over the past five years including the improvement if cellular and Wi-Fi service. The building uses colorful lights to light the top of the 102-story building commemorating celebrations and holidays.

Monica Link

Monica Link

Monica Link, Publisher and Editor for New York City Wired, is a New York City-based multi-media journalist, entrepreneur and performer producing media including content, stage, film and events. Her resume includes interviews with celebrities, New York Times bestsellers, executives and fashion designers. Ms. Link is the founder of Link4Productions Media and Entertainment. The production company has produced sold out events with thousands of attendees, live theater written and produced by Monica Link, and technology and fashion media websites New York City Wired and Snobby Diva. Her performance credits include singing soprano with a Stellar Award nominated choir and theater stage actress. Monica also writes and serves as on on-air journalist. Her media writing and on-air work include Bold TV, National Mortgage News, Tribes art reviews, and the New York Observer.