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Brown & Brown Insurance's CEO Discusses Q1 2012 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

Brown & Brown Insurance ( BRO)

Q1 2012 Earnings Call

April 17, 2012 8:30 am ET

Executives

Hyatt Brown – Chairman, President, Chief Executive Officer (acting)

Cory Walker – Senior Vice President, Chief Financial Officer

Analysts

Adam Klauber – William Blair

Mark Hughes – SunTrust

Ray Iardella – Macquarie

Sarah Dewitt – Barclays Capital

Brett Huff – Stevens

Meyer Shields – Stifel Nicolaus

Matthew Heimermann – JP Morgan

Presentation



Operator



Good morning and welcome to the Brown & Brown Inc. Earnings conference call. Today’s call is being recorded. Please note that certain information discussed during this call, including answers given in response to your questions, may relate to future results and events or otherwise be forward-looking in nature and reflect our current views with respect to future events, including financial performance. Such statements are intended to fall within the Safe Harbor provisions of the securities laws. Actual results or events in the future are subject to a number of risks and uncertainties and may differ materially from those currently anticipated or desired or referenced in any forward-looking statement made as a result of a number of factors, including those risks and uncertainties that have been or will be identified from time to time in the Company reports filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Additional discussions of these and other factors affecting the Company’s business and prospects are contained in the Company’s filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

With that said, I will now turn the call over to Hyatt Brown.

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