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Frontier Communications Corp. (FTR) CEO Dan McCarthy Presents at UBS 46th Annual Global Media and Communications Conference (Transcript)

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Frontier Communications Corp. (FTR) UBS 46th Annual Global Media and Communications Conference December 4, 2018 11:00 AM ET


Dan McCarthy - President and CEO


Batya Levi - UBS

Batya Levi

President and CEO of Frontier, Dan thanks so much for joining us.

Dan McCarthy

I am happy to be here. Thank you for having me.

Question-and-Answer Session

Q - Batya Levi

We’re starting the conference with the same question for everyone, as we wrap up the year, can you please talk about what your priorities are for next year? And how you think next year will be different than this one?

Dan McCarthy

Sure, so first off I think it’s a -- we’re pretty happy with where we’re from an asset perspective at this point. The key priorities that we’re focused on for next year are really around improving our revenue trends, executing on our transformation effort and really continuing to de-lever the balance sheet.

Batya Levi

Let's start with the transformation effort. When after the CTF deal, you gave us a synergy target which you delivered on, and now the new plan to generate about 500 million of incremental opportunity. Can you talk about, how that’s different than the original synergy target that we saw? And maybe provide a little bit more color on the scope of this initiative?

Dan McCarthy

So, first off, when we talked about synergies, historically, we’ve been focused to a great deal on the cost side of the equation. So, we’ve done I think a very good job of executing on that. As you pointed out, we expanded following the CTF close to higher level synergies. Now, this transformation is very different in many ways. It’s really focused on couple of different key themes, but it’s about really stabilizing the revenue trends in the business and then taking cost out by focusing on improving

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