CEOs are not "closeted up" in meeting all day. A change of pace would be to talk to a shareholder who has probably been persistent. Enough existing shareholders have been disappointed(owning stock at $10), he might as well try to keep what is left.
Actually Andy stated he imposed a company blackout when he took over until he felt comfortable about being able to discuss with the investment community with facts! That self imposed blackout will be ending here shortly!