Aramark President and Chief Executive Officer Eric Foss was joined by frontline employees and members of the management team to celebrate the first day of trading by ringing The Opening Bell® and visiting the NYSE trading floor to witness the stock opening and unveiling of the company's re-vitalized logo and tagline: "We Dream. We Do ."
Aramark opened for trading on the New York Stock Exchange under the ticker symbol "ARMK" after its initial public offering. Aramark has chosen Barclays Designated Market Makers as the Designated Market Maker for the company's stock.
"We're pleased to welcome Aramark to the New York Stock Exchange," said Scott Cutler, executive vice president and head of global listings, NYSE Euronext, in a prepared statement. "As a company committed to innovation and providing stellar customer service, Aramark is an excellent addition to the NYSE's community of leading companies. We congratulate Aramark on its IPO and are proud to partner with the company as it embarks on its journey as a publicly-traded company."