Amir Santiago


Amir Santiago

The man with the vision in providing cigar enthusiasts with their own personalized cigars. Amir was born in Puerto Rico but was sent to the city Puerta Plata in the Dominican Republic to learn his family's trade in rum making which was founded in 1888. During one of his summer vacations in Puerta Plata, he was also introduced to the cigar scene. He learned the process in making cigars and the agriculture of producing the best tobacco for cigars. Amir's background was in Public Relations and received his Bachelor of Science degree in Public Relations and Electrical Engineering at Hato Rey Polytechnic University. Amir worked in PR in the music industry in the Dominican Republic but later on worked for major pharmaceutical and bioscience companies where he met his business partner, Jufry H. Douglas in 2013. They both then teamed up and began their business ventures together in having the first Dominican custom made hand rolled cigar company.

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