Medifast to Ring NYSE Opening Bell

Medifast announced it will ring The Opening Bell® at the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) on March 2, 2020, in celebration of its strong 2019.

To honor the occasion, Medifast Chief Executive Officer Dan Chard will be joined by Mike MacDonald, chairman of the Board, Dr. Wayne Scott Andersen, co-founder of OPTAVIA and Independent OPTAVIA Coach, members of the executive team and other independent OPTAVIA Coaches.

“This past year marked a transformative year for Medifast,” said Chard. “We are pleased with our strong growth in revenue and active earning Coaches, which has enabled us to impact more lives than ever before. This success was powered by our OPTAVIA Coach Community, whose passion and dedication fuels client’s success. We have more than 31,000 Coaches and are thrilled several members from that community will join us in this celebratory moment at the New York Stock Exchange.”

The Opening Bell will ring at 9:30 a.m. ET and can be viewed live on the NYSE’s website at