Beam (BEAM) Q4 2011 Earnings Call February 03, 2012 10:00 am ET Executives Matthew John Shattock - Chief Executive Officer, President and Director Robert F. Probst - Chief Financial Officer and Senior Vice President Analysts Judy E. Hong - Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Research Division Ian Shackleton - Nomura Securities Co. Ltd., Research Division Vivien Azer - Citigroup Inc, Research Division Bryan D. Spillane - BofA Merrill Lynch, Research Division Ann H. Gurkin - Davenport & Company, LLC, Research Division Priya Ohri-Gupta - Barclays Capital, Research Division Timothy S. Ramey - D.A. Davidson & Co., Research Division Kenneth Perkins - Morningstar Inc., Research Division PresentationOperator
Good morning. My name is Martina, and I will be your conference call operator today. At this time, I'd like to welcome everyone to Beam's Fourth Quarter Full Year Earnings Conference Call. [Operator Instructions] Now I would like to turn the call over to Matt Shattock, President and CEO of Beam. Sir, you may begin your conference. Matthew John Shattock Thank you, Martina. Good morning. Our CFO Bob Probst and I would like to welcome you to our discussion of Beam's 2011 fourth quarter and full year results. And before we begin, please note that our presentation includes forward-looking statements. These statements are subject to risks and uncertainties including those listed in the cautionary language at the end of our news release, and our actual results could differ materially from those anticipated. This presentation also includes certain non-GAAP measures that are reconciled to the most closely comparable GAAP measure in our news release or in the supplemental information linked to our Webcast and Presentations page on our website.