CB Richard Ellis Group, Inc. (CBG)
Q1 2012 Earnings Call
April 24, 2012, 5:00 p.m. ET
Nick Kormeluk – IR
Brett White – CEO
Mike Lafitte – President, The Americas
Gil Borok – CFO
Anthony Paolone – JPMorgan
Will Marks - JMP Securities
David Ridley-Lane - BofA Merrill Lynch
Brandon Dobell – William, Blair & Co.
Ladies and gentlemen, thank you for standing by. Welcome to the CBRE first quarter earnings call. At this time, all participants will be in a listen-only mode. Later we will conduct a question-and-answer session. The instructions will be given at that time. (Operator Instructions). As a reminder, this conference is being recorded.
I would now like to turn the conference over to our host, Mr. Nick Kormeluk. Please go ahead.
First quarter 2012 earnings conference call. About an hour ago, we issued a press release announcing our Q1 financial results. This release is available on the home page of our website at
. This conference call is being webcast and is available on the Investor Relations section of our website. Also available is a presentation slide deck which you can use to follow along with our prepared remarks. An archive audio of the webcast and a PDF version of the slide presentation will be posted to the website later today and a transcript of our call will be posted tomorrow.
Please turn to the slide labeled “Forward Looking Statements.” This presentation contains statements that are forward looking within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995, including statements regarding our future growth momentum, operations, financial performance, business outlook and our ability to integrate the ING REIM