Marie Osmond to Attend Bell Ringing Ceremony in Celebration of Ten Years as Nutrisystem Ambassador
FORT WASHINGTON, Pa.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Nutrisystem, Inc. (NASDAQ: NTRI), a leading provider of weight management products and services including Nutrisystem® and South Beach Diet® brands, announced today that the Company will ring The Nasdaq Stock Market Opening Bell at the Nasdaq MarketSite in Times Square on January 3, 2017. The bell ringing is part of Nasdaq’s 6th annual Fit Week to kick off healthy living in the New Year. Joining Nutrisystem, Inc. President and CEO Dawn Zier, along with members of the Nutrisystem team, for the ceremony is Nutrisystem brand ambassador Marie Osmond, in celebration of her tenth anniversary with the Company.
“As many Americans make the resolution to lose weight in the New Year, it is only fitting that we join Nasdaq to celebrate Fit Week and healthy living in 2017,” said Zier. “This year, we are especially delighted that Marie Osmond will join us to ring the Opening Bell. After identifying Marie as a real customer ten years ago, we are so pleased to celebrate Marie’s long time association with the Company and to thank her for sharing her 50-pound weight loss with thousands of customers and fans all these years.”
“It is an honor to join Dawn and the Nutrisystem team for The Nasdaq Stock Market Opening Bell ceremony! Ringing the bell has always been on my bucket list,” said Osmond. “Ten years ago, I turned to Nutrisystem to help me get back on track. I lost 50 pounds and continue to maintain my weight. Knowing that I can help tens of thousands of women get healthier makes my work with Nutrisystem even more rewarding.”
Osmond will appear prominently in advertising and marketing campaigns for the clinically-tested Nutrisystem Lean13™, which the Company announced last week. Lean13 is designed to deliver customers weight loss up to 13 pounds and seven inches in the first month.
In addition to ringing the Opening Bell during “Fit Week”, Nutrisystem will be featured on Nasdaq’s Facebook, Snapchat, Twitter and Instagram with customized tips for maintaining a healthy lifestyle in 2017.
To find photos from Nasdaq “Fit Week” 2016 and for upcoming photos from “Fit Week” 2017, please visit: http://photos.nasdaq.com/Other/Fitweek/n-sW8DR/
A webcast of Nutrisystem, Inc. ringing the Nasdaq Opening Bell will be available at: https://new.livestream.com/nasdaq/live or http://www.nasdaq.com/about/marketsitetowervideo.asx
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About Nutrisystem, Inc.
Nutrisystem, Inc. (NASDAQ: NTRI) is a leader in the weight loss industry, having helped millions of people lose weight over the course of 45 years. The Company’s multi-brand approach to weight loss includes two distinct programs for 2017. From the flagship Nutrisystem® brand comes the clinically-tested Nutrisystem® Lean13 program, designed to deliver weight loss of up to 13 pounds and seven inches in the first month. In 2017, South Beach Diet® becomes an all-new structured meal delivery weight loss program following the acquisition of the brand in December 2015. Additional Nutrisystem branded weight-loss products include Fast 5 and Turbo 10, as well as multi-day kits and individual products at select retail outlets. The Company also owns multiple branded shake lines including NutriCrush® Shakes, Turbo Shakes™ and Shake360™.