Education Management (EDMC) Q3 2012 Earnings Call May 03, 2012 9:00 am ET Executives James Sober - Vice President of Investor Relations Todd S. Nelson - Chief Executive Officer and Director Edward H. West - President and Chief Financial Officer Analysts Sara Gubins - BofA Merrill Lynch, Research Division Robert L. Craig - Stifel, Nicolaus & Co., Inc., Research Division Brandon Burke Dobell - William Blair & Company L.L.C., Research Division Reza Vahabzadeh - Barclays Capital, Research Division Nick Gibbons - Gradient Analytics, Inc. Gary E. Bisbee - Barclays Capital, Research Division Suzanne E. Stein - Morgan Stanley, Research Division Jeffrey Y. Volshteyn - JP Morgan Chase & Co, Research Division Andrew C. Steinerman - JP Morgan Chase & Co, Research Division Corey Greendale - First Analysis Securities Corporation, Research Division Kelly A. Flynn - Crédit Suisse AG, Research Division Jeffrey P. Meuler - Robert W. Baird & Co. Incorporated, Research Division Jeffrey M. Silber - BMO Capital Markets U.S. George K. Tong - Piper Jaffray Companies, Research Division PresentationOperator
Good day, everyone and welcome to the Education Management Corporation's Fiscal Year 2012 Third Quarter Results Conference Call. [Operator Instructions] Please also note that today's event is being recorded. I would now like to turn the conference call over to Mr. Jim Sober, Vice President of Finance. Mr. Sober, please go ahead. James Sober Thanks, Jamie. Welcome to Education Management's fiscal 2012 third quarter earnings call. With me on the call today are Todd Nelson, Chief Executive Officer; and Ed West, President and Chief Financial Officer.
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