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Ancora Advisors

Filed: 5 Jun 19, 5:12pm

UNITED STATES

SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION

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J. ALEXANDER’S HOLDINGS, INC.

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Ancora Advisors, LLC (“Ancora”) has filed a definitive proxy statement and accompanyingGOLD proxy card with the Securities and Exchange Commission to be used to solicit withhold votes from the election of director candidates nominated by J. Alexander’s Holdings, Inc., a Tennessee corporation (the “Company”), at the Company’s upcoming 2019 annual meeting of shareholders. 

 

Item 1: On June 5, 2019, Ancora issued a letter to shareholders of the Company, a copy of which is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1 and incorporated herein by reference.

 

Item 2: On June 5, 2019, Ancora issued the following press release:

 

ANCORA ADVISORS ISSUES LETTER TO J. ALEXANDER’S SHAREHOLDERS

Sets the Record Straight About Ancora’s Proposal to Acquire the Company, JAX’s Performance and Corporate Governance

Urges JAX Shareholders to Send a Strong Message to the Board that the Company Should Be Sold 

Cleveland, OH – June 5, 2019 – Ancora Advisors, LLC, which beneficially owns approximately 8.76% of the outstanding shares of J. Alexander’s Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: JAX), making it one of the Company’s largest shareholders, today issued a letter in support of Ancora’s campaign urging J. Alexander’s shareholders to use the GOLD proxy card to WITHHOLD their votes from the election of Timothy Janszen and Ronald Maggard to the Board of Directors of J. Alexander’s at the 2019 Annual Meeting of Shareholders scheduled to be held on June 20, 2019.

Please click the following link to access the full letter: www.saratogaproxy.com/Ancora

About Ancora Advisors

Ancora Holdings, Inc. is an employee owned, Cleveland, Ohio based holding company which wholly owns three separate and distinct SEC Registered Investment Advisers, Ancora Advisors, LLC, Ancora Family Wealth Advisors, LLC and Ancora Retirement Plan Advisors, Inc. and Inverness Securities LLC, a broker dealer. Ancora Advisors, LLC specializes in customized portfolio management for individual investors, high net worth investors, investment companies (mutual funds), pooled investments (hedge funds/investment limited partnerships), and institutions such as pension/profit sharing plans, corporations, charitable and “Not-for Profit” organizations, and unions. Ancora Family Wealth Advisors, LLC is a leading, regional investment and wealth advisor managing assets on behalf of families and high net-worth individuals. Ancora Retirement Plan Advisors, Inc. specializes in providing non-discretionary investment guidance for small and midsize employer sponsored retirement plans.

Investor Contact

John Ferguson

Saratoga Proxy Consulting LLC

(212) 257-1311

info@saratogaproxy.com

  

 

 

Item 3: On June 5, 2019, Ancora posted the letter to shareholders, dated June 5, 2019, to www.saratogaproxy.com/Ancora