Santarus, Inc. (SNTS)
Q2 2012 Earnings Call
August 7, 2012 4:30 pm ET
Martha L. Hough – Vice President, Finance and Investor Relations
Gerald T. Proehl – President, Chief Executive Officer, Director
Debra P. Crawford – Chief Financial Officer, Senior Vice President, Treasurer, Secretary
William C. Denby III – Senior Vice President-Commercial Operations
Wendell Wierenga – Executive Vice President-Research and Development
Frank Henry Pinkerton – SunTrust Robinson Humphrey
Annabel Samimy – Stifel, Nicolaus & Co., Inc.
Scott R. Henry – ROTH Capital Partners LLC
Good afternoon, ladies and gentlemen. My name is Martina and I will be your conference operator for today. At this time, I’d like to welcome everyone to the Santarus Second Quarter 2012 Financial Results Conference Call. All lines have been placed on mute to prevent any background noise. After the speakers’ remarks, there will be a question-and-answer session. (Operator Instructions) As a reminder, this conference call is being recorded today August 7, 2012.
I’d now like to turn the call over to our host Martha Hough.
Martha L. Hough
Thank you, Martina. Good afternoon, and welcome to today’s call. This is Martha Hough, Vice President of Finance and Investor Relations. Joining me today on the call are Gerry Proehl, President and Chief Executive Officer; Debbie Crawford, Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer; and Bill Denby, Senior Vice President of Commercial Operations. Dr. Wendell Wierenga, Executive Vice President of Research and Development will also be available during the question-and-answer session.