A.J. Fernández has announced the hiring of Starky Arias as its new marketing director.
Arias is currently a representative and graphic designed for Cigar Rings, SRL, which produces cigar bands for numerous cigar companies. In that role, he worked extensively with A.J. Fernández on the bands and packaging for several of the company’s lines.
“Starky has been our go-to with most of our new brand designs and concepts, whether they are my brands or the collaborations I work on,” said Abdel Fernández via a press release. “He and I have always had an amazing working relationship and I finally asked him to join our team.”
Selim Hanono, coo of A.J. Fernández, cited Arias’ experience, knowledge and creativity in design as being key reasons he was brought onboard.
Arias will start his new position on March 1, calling it a wonderful and exciting opportunity. “It is an honor to join the team and get to work on all of the innovative projects. I’ve seen AJ grow throughout the years and the timing is now perfect,” he said.