Crown Media Holdings Inc. (CRWN)
Q1 2010 Earnings Call
May 5, 2010 11:30 am ET
Mindy Tucker - IR
Bill Abbott - President and CEO
Brian Stewart - EVP and CFO
Charles Stanford - EVP - Legal and Business Affairs, General Counsel
Peter Alkin - Stifel Nicolaus
Sal Muoio - SM Investors
Lawrence Stern - Stern Capital
Michael Kupinski - Noble Financial
Good day, ladies and gentlemen and welcome to the Crown Media first quarter Earnings Call. At this time, all participants are in a listen-only mode. Later we will conduct a question-and-answer session and instructions will follow at that time. (Operator Instructions). As a reminder, this conference call is being recorded.
Today's presentation includes forward-looking statements regarding the company and its performance. The forward-looking statements may concern, for example, accepted financial positions and operating results, its business strategy, its operating and financing plans and other matters. These forward-looking statements are subject to risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results to differ materially from those contained in or implied by any forward-looking statements and should be considered in conjunction with the cautionary statements including in our press release and our most recent reports filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission including our most recently filed annual and quarterly reports.
Any forward-looking statements are made only as of the date of this conference call based on information known today to the company’s management. The company is not undertaking any obligations to update any forward-looking statements.
I would now like to turn the call over to, Mindy Tucker. Go ahead, Mindy.