|Lynchburg, VA, March 12, 2012 - Bank of the James Financial Group, Inc. will visit the NASDAQ Marketsite in Times Square to celebrate it's listing on the NASDAQ Capital Market, which took place on January 25, 2012 under the ticket symbol, "BOTJ."
In honor of the occasion, Robert R. Chapman III, President and CEO will ring the Closing Bell.
Where: NASDAQ Marketsite - 4 Times Square - 43rd & Broadway
Broadcast Studio, New York, New York
When: Monday, March 12, 2012 - 3:45 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. ET
In a statement released earlier, Mr. Chapman stated: "Making the transition to NASDAQ will offer investors the potential for increased trading liquidity and access to our common stock resulting from the visibility of being a member of a leading global exchange and increased market maker involvement. We believe a company's ability to meet NASDAQ's rigorous review and listing standards contributes to investor confidence. This new listing is an example of our commitment to enhancing shareholder value and building the company's visibility throughout the investing community."
Bank of the James, a wholly owned subsidiary of Bank of the James Financial Group, Inc., serves the greater Lynchburg, Virginia SMA, often referred to as Region 2000, which was ranked by Forbes magazine among the top 50 places in the United States for business and careers. The bank operates nine full service locations and one limited service location as well as a mortgage origination office in Forest, Virginia and an investment services division in downtown Lynchburg. The company will celebrate its 13th anniversary in July of this year.