Playboy Enterprises, Inc. (
Q3 2010 Earnings Call Transcript
November 9, 2010 10:00 am ET
Martha Lindeman – SVP, Corporate Communications and IR
Alex Vaickus – President
Christoph Pachler – CFO, EVP and Principal Accounting Officer
Scott Flanders – CEO
David Bank – RBC Capital Markets
David Miller – Caris & Company
Martin Pyykkonen – Wedge Partners
Good day and welcome to the Playboy 2010 third quarter earnings call. Today’s conference is being recorded. All lines are in a listen- only mode. It is now my pleasure to turn the conference over to Martha Lindeman. Please go ahead.
Good morning, everyone, and welcome to the third quarter 2010 conference call. If you need a copy of our press release and earnings supplement, you can look on our website at www.peiinvestor.com or you can call Brian at 312-373-2432.
During the call today, we will be making forward-looking statements pursuant to the Safe Harbor provisions of the Securities Litigation Reform Act. These statements reflect our current beliefs and plans. They are not guaranteed and involve risks and uncertainties that could cause our actual results to differ materially from those discussed today. We are under no obligation to update these statements. I refer you to the Safe Harbor language in today's release as well as the risk factors in our Securities filings, which describe some of the factors that could cause our results to differ materially from today's discussion.
On the call today, we have Playboy's CEO; Scott Flanders, our President; Alex Vaickus, and our Chief Financial Officer; Christoph Pachler. I will now turn this over Alex who will describe our operating results in a little detail.