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Autism Speaks Brings Awareness Message to Wall Street

April 02, 2014

New York, NY (April 2, 2014) - Autism Speaks Co-founders Suzanne and Bob Wright rang the NYSE Closing Bell in recognition of World Autism Awareness Day, along with Autism Speaks President Liz Feld, IntercontinentalExchange Group, Inc. President and NYSE CEO Duncan Niederauer, Autism Speaks Board Member Alison Niederauer, Autism Speaks Board Member Mel Karmazin, Joe’s Crab Shack President Jim Mazany, Major League Baseball’s VP of Community Affairs Tom Brasuell, VP of Public Relations for Tiffany & Co. Linda Buckley and “Real Housewives of New Jersey” star Jacqueline Laurita, families and individuals affected by autism.



Afterwards, Mel Karmazin and the Wrights -- along with grandson Mattias -- sat down with CNBC's Kelly Evans to discuss World Autism Awareness Day and Light It Up Blue.



Learn how the world is Lighting It Up Blue for Autism Awareness in April.