tw telecom Inc. ( TWTC) Q4 2011 Earnings Call February 9, 2012 9:00 am ET Executives Larissa Herda - Chairman, CEO and President Mark Peters - EVP and CFO Carole Curtin - VP, IR Analysts Simon Flannery - Morgan Stanley Frank Louthan - Raymond James Barry McCarver - Stephens Colby Synesael - Cowen and Company Dave Coleman - RBC David Dixon - FBR Research Tim Horan - Oppenheimer Donna Jaegers - D. A. Davidson Michael Funk - Bank of America Merrill Lynch PresentationOperator
Good day, and welcome to tw telecom's fourth quarter 2011 conference call. Today's call is being recorded. With us from the company is Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and President, Ms. Larissa Herda; and Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, Mr. Mark Peters. At this time, I will turn the call over to Carole Curtin, Vice President of Investor Relations. Carole Curtin Welcome to tw telecom's conference call. We're pleased to have you join us today. To review our results for the quarter, please visit our website where you can find our press release, supplemental quarterly information and SEC filings. Before we start, I'd like to draw your attention to our Safe Harbor statements included in our supplemental materials which you can find on our website. Information in our quarterly earnings materials and our discussion today contain statements about future expected events and financial results that are forward-looking and are subject to risks and uncertainties. A discussion of factors that may cause our results to differ materially from the expectations is contained in our filings with the SEC under Risk Factors and elsewhere available on our website. I'd also like to point out that our earnings materials and discussions contain certain non-GAAP financial measures. You can find reconciliations between the non-GAAP and GAAP financial measures in the materials on our website.
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