Laboratory Corporation of America Holdings (LH)
May 01, 2012 9:00 am ET
David P. King - Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and President
William B. Hayes - Chief Financial Officer, Principal Accounting Officer, Executive Vice President and Treasurer
Unknown Executive -
F. Samuel Eberts - Chief Legal Officer, Chief Compliance Officer, Senior Vice President and Secretary
David P. King
Good morning, ladies and gentlemen. I'm Dave King, Chairman of the Board of Laboratory Corporation of America Holdings and Chairman of this Annual Meeting. I'd like to welcome you to our Annual Meeting of Stockholders, and welcome also those stockholders and other interested parties, who are listening to this meeting via the Internet.
Will the meeting now please come to order. Will all persons holding proxies to be recorded, please hand them to the ushers. They will deliver them to the inspector of election, and the secretary will record the proceeding.
I'd now like introduce you to the board members and senior officers of LabCorp, who are present today, and I'll ask you to stand and remain standing until we get through all the introductions. Starting with our directors; Kerrii B. Anderson; Jean-Luc Bélingard; Wendy E. Lane; Thomas P. Mac Mahon; Robert E. Mittelstaedt, Jr; Arthur Rubinstein; M. Keith Weikel; Dr. Anthony Coles; and Dr. R. Sanders Williams, who are unable to attend today due to pre-existing conflicts. These are the members of our Board of Directors, and I want to tell everybody what a terrific board we have in terms of talents, skills, collegiality and leadership, and with the great support they provide to me as Chairman. So Members of the Board, thank you very much and thank you for attending the Annual Meeting today.