Armstrong World Industries, Inc. (AWI)
Q1 2012 Earnings Call
April 30, 2012 1:00 PM ET
Tom Waters – VP, Treasury and IR
Matt Espe – President and CEO
Tom Mangas – SVP and CFO
Frank Ready – EVP and CEO, Armstrong Floor Products
Kathryn Thompson – Thompson Research Group
Robert Wetenhall – RBC
Rodny Nacier – KeyBanc Capital Markets
Mike Wood – Macquarie
Stephen Kim – Barclays Capital
John Baugh – Stifel, Nicolaus
Keith Hughes – SunTrust
Dennis McGill – Zelman & Associates
Jim Barrett – C.L. King & Associates
David MacGregor – Longbow Research
Good day, ladies and gentlemen, and welcome to the First Quarter 2012 World Armstrong Industries Incorporated Earnings Conference Call. My name is Dominique, and I will be your operator for today. At this time, all participants are in a listen-only mode. Later, we will conduct a question-and-answer session. (Operator Instructions) As reminder, this conference is being recorded for replay purposes.
I would now like to turn the conference over to your host for today, Mr. Tom Waters, Vice President of Treasury and Investor Relations. Please go ahead, sir.
Thank you, Dominique. Good afternoon and welcome. Please note that members of the media have been invited to listen to this call, and the call is being broadcast live on our website at armstrong.com.
With me this afternoon are Matt Espe, our President and CEO, Tom Mangas, our CFO, Frank Ready, the CEO of our Worldwide Flooring business and Vic Grizzle, CEO of our Worldwide Ceilings business. Hopefully, you have seen our press release this morning, and both the release and the presentation that Tom Mangas will reference during this call are posted on our website in the Investor Relations section.