Animal Health International, Inc. (AHII)
F1Q2011 Earnings Call Transcript
November 15, 2010 10:00 am ET
Jim Robison – Chairman, President, and CEO
Bill Lacey – SVP and CFO
John Kreger – William Blair
Mark Arnold – Piper Jaffray
Jason Bernard [ph] – Robert W. Baird
Greetings and welcome to the Animal Health International first quarter 2011 conference call and webcast. At this time, all participants are in a listen-only mode. A brief question-and-answer session will follow the formal presentation. (Operator instructions) As a reminder, this conference is being recorded. It is now my pleasure to introduce your host, Jim Robison, Chief Executive Officer for Animal Health International. Thank you, Mr. Robison. You may begin.
Thank you. Good morning, everybody. Bill Lacey is going to start off my reviewing our results for the first quarter and then I’m going to make comments and then we’re going to take questions. Bill?
Thanks, Jim. And good morning. Before we begin, I'd like to point out that today's conference call is being recorded and will be available for replay on our web page at ahii.com under Investor Relations.
In addition, I'd like to remind everyone that some of the information discussed on this call, particularly our guidance for fiscal year ‘11, our competitive position, future business prospects, revenue growth, and market opportunities for the coming fiscal year contain forward-looking statements that involve risk and uncertainty. These statements are based on current expectations. Actual results may differ materially from those set forth in such statements. Additional information concerning risk and other factors that may cause actual results to differ can be found in the company's filings with the SEC.