STAAR Surgical Company (STAA) Q2 2012 Earnings Conference Call August 1, 2012 16:30 ET Executives Doug Sherk – Investor Relations Barry Caldwell – President and Chief Executive Officer Deborah Andrews – Chief Financial Officer Don Todd – President, Asia-Pacific Hans Blickensdoerfer – President, Europe, Middle East, Africa, and Latin America Don Fagen – Vice President, North America Analysts Chris Cooley – Stephens Inc Raymond Myers – The Benchmark Company Christine Healy – Canaccord Genuity Rick D'Auteuil – Columbia Management Joe Munda – Sidoti & Company Bruce Jackson – Northland Capital Markets Jason Mills – Canaccord Genuity Larry Haimovitch – HMTC PresentationOperator
Thank you for standing by. Welcome to the STAAR Surgical Second 2012 Financial Results Conference Call. During today’s presentation, all parties will be in a listen-only mode. Following the presentation, the conference will be opened for questions. (Operator Instructions) This conference is being recorded today, Wednesday, August 1, 2012. I would now like to turn the conference over to Doug Sherk. Please go ahead sir. Doug Sherk Thank you, operator, and good afternoon, everyone. Thank you for joining us for the STAAR Surgical conference call and webcast to review the company’s financial results for the second quarter which ended on June 29, 2012. The news release announcing the second quarter results crossed the wire about a half an hour ago and it’s available at STAAR’s website at www.staar.com. Today’s call is also being broadcast live via webcast. In addition, a slide presentation will accompany remarks by management. To access both the webcast and the presentation slides, go to the Investor Relations section of STAAR’s website at www.staar.com. If you are listening via telephone to today’s call, I would like to review the slides that accompanying management’s remarks. Please navigate that a live webcast as I have just reviewed and choose the no-audio/slides-only option. In addition, an archived replay and slides will be available on the STAAR website.