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Health Grades, Inc. Q1 2010 Earnings Call Transcript

Health Grades, Inc. (HGRD)

Q1 2010 Earnings Call Transcript

April 21, 2010 11:00 am ET

Executives

Allen Dodge – EVP and CFO

Kerry Hicks – Chairman and CEO

Analysts

Mitra Ramgopal – Sidoti

Debra Fiakas – Crystal Equity Research

Presentation

Operator

Good day, ladies and gentlemen and welcome to the first quarter 2010 Health Grades, Inc. conference call. My name is Tamina, and I will be your operator for today. At this time, all participants are in a listen-only mode. Later, we will conduct a question-and-answer session.

(Operator instructions) As a reminder, this conference is being recorded for replay purposes. I would now like to turn the conference over to your host for today, Mr Allen Dodge, Health Grades’ Chief Financial Officer; please proceed, sir.

Allen Dodge

Good morning. Thank you for participating in today’s call with us. Before we begin prepared remarks, I would like to remind you that this conference call will include forward-looking comments. All statements, other than statements of historical facts, may constitute forward-looking statements.

Although, we believe the expectations reflected in such forward-looking statements are reasonable, we can give no assurance that such expectations will prove to be correct. Important factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from our expectations are disclosed in the risk factors contained in our filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission, which are available at www.sec.gov. All forward-looking statements are qualified in their entirety by these factors.

Furthermore, this conference call contains time-sensitive information that is accurate only as of the date of the live broadcast, April 21, 2010. This call is being recorded on behalf of Health Grades and is copyrighted material. It cannot be recorded or rebroadcast without the company’s permission. Your participation in this call implies consent to our taping.

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