ONEOK, Inc. (OKE)
2012 Annual Meeting of Shareholders Conference Call
May 23, 2012 10:00 am ET
John W. Gibson – Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Eric Grimshaw – Vice President, Associate General Counsel and Corporate Secretary
David J. Tippeconnic – Chief Executive Officer, Arrow-Magnolia International, Inc.
Julie H. Edwards – Former Chief Financial Officer, Frontier Oil Corporation Southern Union Company
Jim W. Mogg – Retired Chairman DCP Midstream GP, L.L.C.
John W. Gibson
I’m John Gibson, Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer of ONEOK, Inc. It’s my pleasure today to welcome you to the ONEOK 2012 annual meeting of shareholders. In accordance with the notice of the meeting, I now call this meeting to order. It is our intention to conduct today’s meeting according to the agenda and the rules and procedures you received as you entered the room.
Please note that following adjournment of the meeting, there will be an opportunity for questions and answers. The polls will be opened for voting after all the proposals have been presented. A reminder that statements made during our annual meeting that might include ONEOK or ONEOK Partner expectations or predictions should be considered forward-looking statements and or covered by the Safe Harbor provisions of the Security Acts of 1933 and 1934.
Before proceeding to the business of the meeting, I want to introduce our Directors. Why I asked to remain standing until all introductions have been made and please hold your applause until all Directors have been introduced.