Chico’s FAS, Inc. ( CHS) Analyst Day Call March 06, 2012 08:30 am ET Executives Todd Vogensen - VP, IR Dave Dyer - President, CEO & Director Cinny Murray - Brand President - Chico's Donna Colaco - Brand President - White House | Black Market Mary Lou Kelly - SVP, E-Commerce Kent Kleeberger - EVP, COO Laurie Van Brunt - Brand President - Soma Intimates Sheryl Clark - Brand President - Boston Proper Pam Knous - EVP, CFO AnalystsPresentationOperatorTodd Vogensen
Thank you. Pleased that you could be with us today. And we are looking forward to a great day. . The objective of today’s meeting to give you a comprehensive update on our business strategy by giving you a chance to hear some of the key members of our management team. A few housekeeping things that of course I have to do before we start. First I would like to remind you that today’s presentation and forward-looking statements which are subject to and protected by the Safe Harbor statement found in our SEC filings. These forward-looking statements are subject to a number of factors and uncertainties that could cause actual results to differ materially. The company does not undertake to publicly update or review its forward-looking statements even if experience or future changes make it clear that projected results expressed or implied by such statements will not be realized. So with that we left an agenda at each of your tables, so that you could see the line up for the morning. We will start with our CEO Dave Dyer who will give you an overview of the company’s strategies; each our brand president will as well as our head of Ecommerce will give you an update on their brand positioning, growth strategies product and upcoming marketing and Kleeberger, our COO will give you highlights on our distribution center redesign efforts as well as an update on our global sourcing and batting cleanups will be Pam Knous our CFO.