Director Nominees

Wintergreen Advisers, LLC (”Wintergreen”) has nominated the following candidates for election to the Consolidated-Tomoka Land Co. (”CTO”) Board of Directors (”Board”) at the annual meeting of shareholders (”Annual Meeting”) to be held on Wednesday, April 26, 2017: Elizabeth N. Cohernour, Evan H. Ho, Edward W. Pollock, and David J. Winters.



Business Address

Business Experience

Elizabeth N. Cohernour


Wintergreen Advisers, LLC
333 Route 46 West, Suite 204
Mountain Lakes, NJ 07046

Ms. Cohernour has over 30 years of legal experience and decades of experience investing in real estate companies. Ms. Cohernour is the Chief Operating Officer and a principal of Wintergreen Advisers, LLC. Prior to co-founding Wintergreen Advisers, LLC in 2005, she served as General Counsel and Senior Vice President at Franklin Mutual Advisers and Mutual Series Fund Inc., a group of global and equity value funds. Mrs. Cohernour has responsibility for non-investment operations of Wintergreen. Together with Mr. Winters, Ms. Cohernour has worked with issuers’ boards of directors and management to unlock shareholder value. Ms. Cohernour has been integral to Wintergreen’s investment in CTO for over ten years.  Ms. Cohernour graduated with a BA from the College of St. Elizabeth and she holds a Juris Doctor degree from the University of Tulsa.

Evan H. Ho


35 Hazel Tree Ridge
Orinda, CA 94563

Prior to forming Value Investor Resources, Inc. in 2015, Mr. Ho worked at Wintergreen Advisers, LLC from 2006 to 2014 as a securities analyst. Mr. Ho began his career at a real estate consultancy and brokerage firm in Hong Kong, and a bank in Taiwan which was active in construction-related lending. Over the course of Mr. Ho’s 20 years of experience in the securities and banking industry, including domestic and international roles at BNP Paribas and Bankers Trust, he has gained broad expertise in equity analysis and corporate credit analysis, as well as developed a network of real estate professionals throughout Asia. Mr. Ho. is proficient in Mandarin Chinese and well acquainted with the business practices and customs of Greater China. Such experience could enable Mr. Ho to aid the Company in enhancing its profile to Chinese investors and property developers. Mr. Ho graduated with a BA in Economics from Georgetown University and an MBA in Finance from the Wharton School of The University of Pennsylvania.

Edward W. Pollock


1807 Laurel Oak Drive
Valrico, FL 33596

Mr. Pollock has over 35 years’ experience in real estate, and industrial and economic development. From 1984 up to his retirement in 2010, Mr. Pollock was the Central and South Florida Manager of Regional Development & Site Design for CSX Transportation, Inc. In his role in Regional Development, Mr. Pollock coordinated the identification and marketing of rail serviceable industrial sites. He worked with various developers on designing industrial parks that could offer rail service, identifying stand-alone, rail serviceable, industrial sites and then participated with other CSX departments for marketing of sites to various, and specific, prospective customers. Mr. Pollock worked closely with the Tampa Port Authority, Manatee County Port Authority, Florida Department of Transportation, various Short-Line Railroads, Enterprise Florida, various municipalities, and site consultants in attracting industry to Florida. After retiring from CSX Transportation in 2010, Mr. Pollock has been the principal manager of Pollock Consulting & Enterprises, Inc. Pollock Consulting & Enterprises, Inc. assists clients in identifying industrial sites, specializing in rail serviceable industrial sites and is presently working with several entities as an owner representative and consultant in developing their properties. Pollock Consulting & Enterprises is presently a Florida State approved contractor and is working with Florida Department of Transportation, District 7, in addressing various logistical rail issues as well as various economic development issues for FDOT District 4.

David J. Winters


Wintergreen Advisers, LLC
333 Route 46 West, Suite 204
Mountain Lakes, NJ 07046

David J. Winters is the Chief Executive Officer of Wintergreen Advisers, LLC. Mr. Winters has over 30 years of experience analyzing securities and is responsible for determining general investment advice to be given to clients. Mr. Winters has substantial experience investing in the securities of real estate companies, in which he has worked with issuers’ boards of directors and management to unlock shareholder value.  Such experience includes investments in Weyerhaeuser Company, Canary Wharf Group, Florida East Coast Industries, Inc., Pacific Forest Products and CTO. Mr. Winters has led Wintergreen’s investment in CTO for over ten years. He is Portfolio Manager of the Wintergreen Funds, including Wintergreen Fund, Inc., a no-load, Global Value Fund which launched in October 2005. Prior to co-founding Wintergreen Advisers, LLC in May 2005, he held various positions with Franklin Mutual Advisers where he led Mutual Series Fund Inc., a group of global and domestic equity value funds, including serving as the Portfolio Manager of Mutual Discovery from 2001 through 2005. Mr. Winters graduated with a BA from Cornell University and he holds the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) designation.


Wintergreen is seeking the authority to vote for the Wintergreen Nominees.  There is no assurance that the nominees of CTO’s management will serve if elected with any of the Wintergreen Nominees.  Each of these Wintergreen Nominees would be considered “independent” under applicable federal securities rules and in accordance with Listing Standards of NYSE Alternext US LLC (”NYSE-A’). Each Wintergreen Nominee has indicated his or her willingness to serve if elected. The Wintergreen Nominees will not receive any additional compensation from Wintergreen for their services as directors of CTO. Other than as stated herein, there are no arrangements or understandings between Wintergreen and any of the Wintergreen Nominees or any other person or persons pursuant to which the nomination described herein is to be made, other than the consent by each of the Wintergreen Nominees to be named in the Proxy Statement and to serve as a director of CTO if elected as such at the Annual Meeting. See “Other Participant Information” in the Proxy Statement for additional information.

Ms. Cohernour, Mr. Ho, Mr. Pollock and Mr. Winters have each been nominated by Wintergreen to be elected to the Board for a one-year term expiring at the 2018 Annual Meeting of Shareholders.

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-March 27, 2017