Spartan Motors Inc (
Q3 2011 Earnings Conference Call
October 26, 2011 10:00 AM ET
John Sztykiel - President and CEO
Joe Nowicki - Chief Financial Officer
Jeff Lambert - Lambert, Edwards & Associates
Joseph Maxa - Dougherty & Company LLC
Ren Wood - BB&T Capital Markets
Walter Liptak - Barrington Research
Good morning and welcome to the Spartan Motors' third-quarter 2011 conference call. All participants will be in a listen-only mode until the question-and-answer session of the conference call begins. (Operator instructions).
I would like to introduce Jeff Lambert of Lambert, Edwards & Associates, Spartan’s Investor Relations Firm. Mr. Lambert, you may now proceed.
Good morning everyone and welcome to this morning’s call. I am Jeff Lambert and I am joined on the call today by John Sztykiel - President and CEO, Spartan Motors and Joe Nowicki, Chief Financial Officer. I assume all of you saw the company’s earnings release on Newswire and Internet this morning.
John and Joe will 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 in today's conference call regarding Spartan Motors and its operations may be considered forward-looking statements under the securities laws. As a result, I must caution you, as with any prediction or projection, there are a number of factors that could cause Spartan's results to differ materially.