|Bret DiMarco||Executive VP, General Counsel & Corporate Secretary|
|John Ambroseo||President, CEO & Director|
|Kevin Palatnik||CFO and EVP|
|Patrick Newton||Stifel Nicolaus|
|James Ricchiuti||Needham & Company|
|Mark Miller||The Benchmark Company|
|Larry Solow||CJS Securities|
|Mehdi Hosseini||Susquehanna Financial Group|
|Joe Wittine||Longbow Research|
Good day, ladies and gentlemen, and welcome to Coherent's First Quarter Fiscal Year 2018 Financial Results Conference Call hosted by Coherent, Incorporated. [Operator Instructions].
As a reminder, this call is being recorded. I would now like to introduce Bret DiMarco, Executive Vice President and General Counsel.
You may begin your conference.