Press Release: Mombacho Cigars S.A. adds Robert Rasmussen as Brand Manager

November 1, 2016 – Granada based Mombacho Cigars S.A. (Mombacho) announced today that Robert Rasmussen has joined the company as Brand Manager, effective November 1.

“We are extremely excited to have Rob on board. His enthusiasm and deep knowledge of the cigar industry will add a new pace to the Mombacho vision and strategy. He embraces the same Mombacho values of family and quality to create the most memorable cigar experience,” said Mombacho President and Master Blender Claudio Sgroi.

Rasmussen has been a leading member of the cigar media since 2009. After co-founding CigarChat in 2010 he was recruited to help revive in 2013. CigarChat is now one of the largest cigar shows in the world and CigarFederation has a thriving community of members.

“I am thrilled to join a company like Mombacho,” said Rasmussen. “Being able to use my experience in the cigar industry to help this brand get to the next level is very exciting.”

Rasmussen will be in charge of all marketing, design and media communications. He will also act as a brand ambassador at events and trade shows.


Mombacho Cigars, S. A. was founded in 2006 to provide premium handmade cigars through memorable experiences in select markets around the world, including Canada, China, Italy and since 2013, the United States. Mombacho produces all of its products at its factory, Casa Favilli, in Granada.

Media Contact: Robert Rasmussen, Brand Manager of Mombacho Cigars at 510-693-1714 or For sales inquiries please contact

I/T: @MombachoCigars F:

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Comment by An Phan on November 4, 2016 at 12:09am

Congrats Rob

Comment by Stefan Lindblad on November 4, 2016 at 12:20am

Wow. Awesome! Congrats, Rob! I look forward to your visit to Seattle, and all the free samples. Haha

Comment by Rod Pangelinan on November 4, 2016 at 12:36am
That's awesome congrats brother!

Comment by Jason Meyers on November 4, 2016 at 12:53am

Congrats Rob!

Comment by Jeff LaPlante on November 4, 2016 at 5:06am
Very cool, Rob! Congratulations!
Comment by Ky70 on November 4, 2016 at 5:23am
Good stuff. Congrats.
Comment by atllogix on November 4, 2016 at 6:02am
Comment by Shooter on November 4, 2016 at 6:12am

Congrats Rob!

Comment by Tim P on November 4, 2016 at 7:17am
Congrats Rob!
Comment by shadowbates on November 4, 2016 at 7:50am
Oh Holy Hell!! Congrats Rob, I'm sure you're gonna do some great things!!


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