Spence Drake has been promoted to the position of national sales manager for A.J. Fernandez Cigars, the company responsible for San Lotano, Pinolero, El Mayimbe and A.J. Fernandez’s brick and mortar interests. Previously, Drake served as the representative for the company in Arkansas, Colorado, Kansas, Louisiana, Oklahoma and Texas.

The announcement first appeared via Drake’s Twitter bio, the company also confirmed the move to halfwheel. Drake’s replacement is expected to be announced imminently.

Charlie Minato

I am an editor and co-founder of halfwheel.com/Rueda Media, LLC. I previously co-founded and published TheCigarFeed, one of the two predecessors of halfwheel. I handle the editing of our written content, the majority of the technical aspects of the site and work with the rest of our staff on content management, business development and more. I’ve lived in most corners of the country and now entering my second stint in Dallas, Texas. I enjoy boxing, headphones, the Le Mans 24-hour, wearing sweatshirts year-round and gyros. echte liebe.