American Greetings (AM) Q1 2013 Earnings Call June 28, 2012 9:00 am ET Executives Gregory M. Steinberg - Director of Investor Relations and Treasurer Zev Weiss - Chief Executive Officer, Director and Member of Executive Committee Stephen J. Smith - Chief Financial Officer and Senior Vice President Jeffrey M. Weiss - President, Chief Operating Officer, Director and Member of Executive Committee Analysts Jeffrey S. Stein - Northcoast Research Michael Schechter Carla Casella - JP Morgan Chase & Co, Research Division Sean O'Malley PresentationOperator
Good day, and welcome to the American Greetings Corporation First Quarter Fiscal 2013 Earnings Conference Call. Today's conference is being recorded. At this time, I would like to turn the conference over to Mr. Gregory Steinberg. Please go ahead, sir. Gregory M. Steinberg Thank you, Melanie. Good morning, everyone. As Melanie mentioned, welcome to our first quarter conference call. Joining me today on the call are Zev Weiss, our CEO; Jeff Weiss, our COO; and Steve Smith, our CFO. We released our earnings for the first quarter fiscal 2013 this morning. If you do not yet have our first quarter press release, you can find a copy within the Investors section of the American Greetings website at investors.americangreetings.com. As you may expect, some of our comments today include statements about projections for the future. Those projections involve risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results to differ materially from the forward-looking statements. We cannot guarantee the accuracy of any forecasts or estimates, and we do not plan to update any forward-looking statements.