J. Crew Group (JCG) Q2 2012 Earnings Call August 30, 2012 11:00 am ET Executives Allison C. Malkin - Senior Managing Director James S. Scully - Chief Administration Officer and Executive Vice President Stuart C. Haselden - Chief Financial Officer Libby Wadle - Executive Vice President of J. Crew Analysts Karen H. Eltrich - Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Research Division Spenser Samms - BofA Merrill Lynch, Research Division Carla Casella - JP Morgan Chase & Co, Research Division Grant Jordan - Wells Fargo Securities, LLC, Research Division Patrick DiMeglio PresentationOperator
Greetings, and welcome to the J. Crew Inc. Second Quarter Fiscal 2012 Results Conference Call. [Operator Instructions] As a reminder, this conference is being recorded. It's now my pleasure to introduce your host, Allison Malkin of ICR. Thank you, Ms. Malkin, you may begin. Allison C. Malkin Thank you for joining us to review our second quarter 2012 results. With me today are Jim Scully, Chief Administrative Officer; Libby Wadle, Head of our J. Crew Brand; Stuart Haselden, Chief Financial Officer; and other members of our management team. Before we begin, I would like to remind you of the company's Safe Harbor language, which I'm sure you're all familiar. The statements contained in this conference call, which are not historical facts, may be deemed to constitute forward-looking statements within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Actual future results may differ materially from those projected in such statements due to a number of risks and uncertainties, all of which are described in the company's filings with the SEC and in the press release issued in connection with today's call.