HickoryTech Corporation (HTCO)
Q1 2012 Earnings Call
May 1, 2012 10:00 am ET
John Finke – President and Chief Executive Officer
David Christensen – Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
Jennifer Spaude – Director, Investor Relations
Justin Ruiss – Sidoti
Good morning. My name is Lindsay and I will be your conference operator today. At this time, I would like to welcome everyone to the HickoryTech’s First Quarter 2012 Earnings Conference Call. After the speakers’ remarks, there will be a question-and-answer session. (Operator instructions)
Thank you. Jennifer Spaude, Director of Investor Relations and Marketing, please go ahead.
Good morning and thank you for joining HickoryTech’s first quarter 2012 earnings conference call. I’m Jennifer Spaude and with me today are John Finke, HickoryTech’s President and Chief Executive Officer; and David Christensen, Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer.
Before we get started, I’ll refer you to the Investor Relations section of our Web site at hickorytech.com where you will find a presentation for today’s call.
Our Safe Harbor statement is shown on slide 2 of this presentation. As a reminder, information in today’s presentation contains certain statements and predictions that are not historical facts, but are forward-looking in nature. These forward-looking statements are based on current expectations, estimates and projections about the industry in which HickoryTech operates, and management’s beliefs and assumptions as of the time of this call.
Such forward-looking statements are subject to uncertainties. Actual results or outcomes may differ materially from those indicated or suggested by any forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise.