Consolidated Communications Holdings, Inc. (CNSL) Q1 2010 Earnings Call May 6, 2010 11:00 am ET Executives Matt Smith - Treasurer and Director of Finance Bob Currey - President and CEO Steve Childers - SVP and CFO Analysts Dave Coleman - RBC Capital Markets Barry Sine - Capstone Investments Frank Louthan - Raymond James Mike Levine - Oppenheimer Todd Rosenbluth - Standard & Poor's PresentationOperator
Good morning. My name is Jennifer and I will be your conference operator today. At this time, I would like to welcome everyone to the first quarter 20101 earnings 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). At this time, I would like to turn the call over to Matt Smith, Treasurer and Director of Finance, please go ahead, sir. Matt Smith Thank you, Jennifer, and good morning everyone. Welcome to our first quarter 2010 earnings call to review the company's results that were released this morning. Joining me on the call today, are Bob Currey, President and Chief Executive Officer and Steve Childers, Chief Financial Officer. After their prepared remarks, we'll conduct a question-and-answer session. I will now review the Safe Harbor provisions of the call and then turn it over to Bob. This call may contain forward-looking statements within the meaning of the Federal Securities laws. Such forward-looking statements reflect among other things management’s current expectations, plans and strategies and anticipated financial results, all of which are subject to known and unknown risks, uncertainties and factors that may cause the actual results to differ materially from those expressed or implied by these forward-looking statements. Please see our public filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission for more information about forward-looking statements and related risk factors.