Herbalife Ltd. (
Q4 2011 Earnings Call
February 22, 2012 11:00 am ET
Brett R. Chapman – Secretary and General Counsel
Michael O. Johnson – Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Des Walsh – President
John DeSimone – Chief Financial Officer
John P. San Marco – Janney Montgomery Scott LLC
Timothy Ramey – D. A. Davidson & Co.
Mike Schwartz – SunTrust Robinson Humphrey
Linda Bolton-Weiser – Caris & Company
Gary Albanese – Auriga
Anand Vankawala – Avondale Partners
Good morning, and thank you for joining the Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2011 Earnings Conference Call for Herbalife Ltd. On the call today is Michael Johnson, the company’s Chairman and CEO; the company’s President, Des Walsh; John DeSimone, the company’s CFO and Brett Chapman, the company's General Counsel.
I would now like to turn the call over to Brett Chapman to read the company’s Safe Harbor language.
Brett R. Chapman
Before we begin, as a reminder, during this conference call, comments maybe made that include some forward-looking statements. These statements involve risk and uncertainty and as you know, actual results may differ materially from those discussed or anticipated.
We encourage you to refer to yesterday’s earnings release and our SEC filings for a complete discussion of risks associated with these forward-looking statements and our business. In addition, during this call, certain financial performance measures maybe discussed that differ from comparable measures contained in our financial statements prepared in accordance with the U.S. Generally Accepted Accounting Principles, referred to by the Securities and Exchange Commission as non-GAAP financial measures.