Spartan Motors Inc. (
Q2 2011 Earnings Call
July 26, 2011 10:00 AM ET
Paula Droste – Director of IR
John Sztykiel – CEO
Joe Nowicki – CFO and Chief Compliance Officer
Rhem Wood – BB&T Capital Markets
David Fondrie – Heartland Funds
Good morning, and welcome to Spartan Motors second quarter 2011 conference call. All participants will be in a listen-only mode until the question-and-answer session of the conference call. This call is being recorded at the request of Spartan Motors. If anyone has any objections, you may disconnect at this time.
I would now like to introduce Paula Droste, Director of Investor Relations and Treasury for Spartan Motors. Ms. Droste, you may proceed.
Good morning, everyone, and welcome to Spartan Motors second quarter 2011 earnings call. I’m Paula Droste, Director of Investor Relations and Treasury for Spartan Motors. And I’m joined on the call today by John Sztykiel, President and CEO, and Joe Nowicki, our Chief Financial Officer.
I assume all of you saw the company’s earnings release on the news wire and internet this morning. John and Joe would take a few minutes to discuss the results for the quarter. However, before we do, it is my responsibility to inform you that certain predictions and projections made on today’s conference call regarding Spartan Motors and its operations may be considered forward-looking statements under the Securities Laws.