Cat Island Cookies Makes Two Appointments To Its Board of Advisors
Appointments include former Whole Foods Chairman John B. Elstrott and Former Hedge Fund Manager Wayne J.D. Teetsel
PASS CHRISTIAN – Cat Island Holdings Corp, the parent company of Cat Island Cookies, LLC doing business as Cat Island Cookie & Cracker Co. (“Cat Island”), a manufacturer and marketer of natural snacks, is pleased to announced the appointments of John B. Elstrott and Wayne J.D. Teetsel to its Advisory Board.
Dr. Elstrott is the former Chairman of Whole Foods Market, Inc., past CFO of Celestial Seasonings, and an Emeritus Entrepreneurship Professor at Tulane’s Freeman School of Business. Dr. Elstrott also currently serves on the board of several companies in the consumer packaged foods, technology, biotech, manufacturing, oil field service, and recorded and live sound industries.
Mr. Teetsel recently retired as a General Partner at Stonehill Capital Management, LLC which is an advisor to Stonehill Institutional Partners L.P. and Stonehill Offshore Partners LLC, located in New York City. In addition, he serves on the Board of Advisors of Tulane University’s School of Science and Engineering.
“We are extremely fortunate to have attracted two highly accomplished, seasoned executives to our Advisory Board, and I look forward to working with John and Wayne on strategy and other company matters going forward,” said David D.R. Bullock, Chief Executive Officer. “Their broad corporate board and business experience will greatly enhance our development and strategic planning as we map-out the future of the company.”