Wed Jan 29, 2014 3:56pm EST —
Wed Jan 29, 2014 4:01pm EST
Bud Light Kicks off Super Bowl Weekend with Remote NYSE Closing Bell
On Wednesday, January 29, Anheuser-Busch InBev (NYSE: BUD) will ring the NYSE Closing Bell remotely from New York City’s Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum to kick off its’ Super Bowl XLVIII activities. The following day, Bud Light will welcome guests aboard the world’s newest cruise ship, which the brand is transforming into the largest Bud Light Hotel in history. Nearly ten-times bigger than the previous Hotels, Bud Light Hotel New York will be docked at Pier 88, adjacent to the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum and will hold 4,000 guests in 1,900 staterooms during Super Bowl weekend.
To celebrate this event, Luiz Edmond, CEO of Anheuser-Busch, will ring the NYSE Closing Bell remotely from the hangar deck of New York’s renowned Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum, overlooking the Bud Light Hotel.
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About Anheuser-Busch InBev (NYSE: BUD)
Anheuser-Busch InBev is a publicly traded company (Euronext: ABI) based in Leuven, Belgium, with American Depositary Receipts on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE: BUD). It is the leading global brewer, one of the world’s top five consumer products companies and recognized as first in the beverage industry on FORTUNE Magazine’s “World’s Most Admired” companies list. Beer, the original social network, has been bringing people together for thousands of years and our portfolio of well over 200 beer brands continues to forge strong connections with consumers. We invest the majority of our brand-building resources on our Focus Brands - those with the greatest growth potential such as global brands Budweiser®, Corona®, Stella Artois® and Beck’s®, alongside Leffe®, Hoegaarden®, Bud Light®, Skol®, Brahma®, Antarctica®, Quilmes®, Michelob Ultra®, Harbin®, Sedrin®, Klinskoye®, Sibirskaya Korona®, Chernigivske®, Hasseröder® and Jupiler®. Anheuser-Busch InBev’s dedication to heritage and quality originates from the Den Hoorn brewery in Leuven, Belgium dating back to 1366 and the pioneering spirit of the Anheuser & Co brewery, with origins in St. Louis, USA since 1852. Geographically diversified with a balanced exposure to developed and developing markets, Anheuser-Busch InBev leverages the collective strengths of its approximately 150,000 employees based in 24 countries worldwide. In 2012, AB InBev realized 39.8 billion USD revenue. The company strives to be the Best Beer Company in a Better World. For more information, please visit: www.ab-inbev.com.