The McClatchy Company (MNI)
Q2 2012 Earnings Call
July 27, 2012, 12:00 p.m. ET
Ryan Kimble – Assistant Treasurer
Patrick J. Talamantes – President, CEO
Robert J. Weil – VP, Operations
Mark Zieman – VP, Operations
Chris Hendrick – VP Interactive
Elaine Lintecum – VP, Finance, CFO
Craig Huber – Huber Research
Scott Wipperman – Goldman Sachs
Bishop Cheen – Wells Fargo
Avi Steiner – JP Morgan
Sheldon Shing – CRC Capital Group
Amy Stepnowski – The Hartford Group
Tim Daggett – Citigroup
Mohammad Ahmed – B&M Capital
Andrew Finkelstein - Barclays
Michael Kass – Blue Mountain Capital
Dan Charleston – Global Credit
Good morning. My name is Michelle and I will be your conference operator today. At this time I would like to welcome everyone to the McClatchy Corporation’s Second Quarter 2012 Earnings Call. (Operator Instructions)
I would now like to turn the call over to Mr. Ryan Kimball, Assistant Treasurer. Please go ahead, sir.
Thank you, Michelle. Thank you for joining us today for our second quarter 2012 earnings call. I’m Ryan Kimball, Assistant Treasurer, and I’ll be available to answer any follow-up questions you may have after our call this morning. My phone number is 916-321-1849, and you can also find my contact information on our website.
This call is being webcast at mcclatchy.com, and will be archived for future reference. Our earnings release was issued this morning before the market opened, and I hope you’ve had a chance to review it. Joining me today is Pat Talamantes, our president and CEO, our vice presidents of operations Bob Weil and Mark Zieman, our vice president of interactive media, Chris Hendricks and our vice president and CFO, Elaine Lintecum.