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 Donald Kozerow on November 4, 2016 at 10:05am

Congrats, Rob

Comment by Miguel Rocha on November 4, 2016 at 10:28am
Congrats Rob! #SmokeTheGoodOnes
Comment by MillerMan on November 4, 2016 at 10:57am
Whaaaat? Holy hell Congrats Rob! Remember us little people. Lol. That's great, good luck
Comment by Smokin Logan (Man Angel #1) on November 4, 2016 at 10:57am

Moving on up sir. Congrats!

Comment by MillerMan on November 4, 2016 at 10:59am
Dang it Shad, you beat me to "Holy Hell"
Comment by shadowbates on November 4, 2016 at 11:21am
Christ, the older I get the less I sleep
Comment by Harley Holmes on November 4, 2016 at 1:55pm


Comment by Trippopolis on November 4, 2016 at 1:55pm

Rob, you're finally escaping from Logan.  You won't have to talk to him as much now, but you'll actually have to be nice to him, since he's a customer.

Not sure whether this is a win or a lose for Rob now...

Comment by Jason Raybuck on November 4, 2016 at 3:33pm

 Congrats Rob!

Comment by Ky70 on November 4, 2016 at 4:19pm
...and Mombacho just happens to be killing it lately.


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