For the Perez family of Miami's A.S.P. Enterprises Inc., tobacco growing is more than just a career—it's in the genes.
Posted: December 1, 1998 By Michael Kaplan
Carlos Fuente Jr. has become one of the most recognizable people in the cigar business. While at the helm of Tabacalera A. Fuente y Cia., he has seen the company rise to one of the preeminent positions in the industry.
Posted: December 1, 1998 By Marvin R. Shanken
Chairman, Piloto Cigars Inc.
Posted: October 1, 1998 By Marvin R. Shanken
President, León Jimenes Cigars
Posted: August 1, 1998 By Gordon Mott
CAO Offers Pipes, Humidors and Cigars. But Founder Cano A. Ozgener's Most Important Product is His Children
Posted: May 1, 1998 By Shandana A. Durrani
Owner, MATASA, makers of Fonseca, Licenciados, Romeo y Julieta, Jose Benito, Cubita, Royal Dominicana, Credo and Casa Blanca cigars.
Posted: January 1, 1998 By Marvin R. Shanken
The cigar showman in his mimbre hat and Brioni suit, Avo Uvezian is as recognizable as the cigar that bears his name.
Posted: September 1, 1997 By James Suckling
Chairman, J.C. Newman Cigar Co., Tampa, Florida, the owners of Cuesta-Rey and Diamond Crown cigars.
Posted: July 31, 1997 By Marvin R. Shanken
Despite Wars in Nicaragua and Bombings in Miami, Jose Padrón Has Built a Thriving Cigar Business
Posted: July 1, 1997 By Jim Daniels
Owner, El Credito Cigar Co., makers of La Gloria Cubana, La Hoja Selecta, El Rico Habano and Dos Gonzales cigars.
Posted: May 31, 1997 By Marvin R. Shanken
For decades, the Oliva family of Tampa, Florida, has been supplying tobacco to many of the world's top makers of premium cigars.
Posted: May 1, 1997 By Michael Kaplan
Owner of Licenciados and 8-9-8 Collection cigars.
Posted: April 30, 1997 By Marvin R. Shanken