Ian Hummel

Oliva Promotes Four to Sales Leadership Roles

Oliva Cigar Co. has made major changes to the top of its salesforce, promoting four longtime employees into various sales leadership roles. Ian Hummel—a 14-year…

IPCPR 2018: Oliva

Last year was a busy year for Oliva and new products, this year, it was back to business as usual: nothing new. That doesn’t stop…

Oliva Bringing Serie V Melanio Double Toro Stateside

If you read the news that Oliva was releasing a 6 x 60 version of the company’s Serie V Melanio and were disappointed the cigar…

Cain F 543

For the third year in a row, Bryan Scholle, STUDIO TOBAC ambassador, took to the road for a cross-country series of events called the STUDIO TOBAC…

STUDIO TOBAC 2013 World Tour Sampler Comes to Light

The third iteration of Oliva’s STUDIO TOBAC event sampler is here. Yesterday, multiple Oliva executives posted pictures of the STUDIO TOBAC 2013 World Tour Sampler….

Oliva Master Blends 3 Corona Gorda

In 2003, Oliva released the first in the Master Blends line, followed by the Master Blends 2 in 2005 and the Master Blends 3 in…

Executive Changes at Oliva

Oliva’s management structure is shuffling. Amongst the January 1, 2013 changes,  current VP of Sales Dave Wagner will become Director of Operations. Cory Bappert, a…

Oliva Serie V Culebra

In 2007 Oliva released their popular Oliva Serie V line to great fanfare. By all accounts, the Serie V is Oliva’s signature cigar that has…

Review: Cain Daytona Maduro 646 (Preproduction)

Here we are at day four of the Oliva/Studio Tobac test blend week and I must say it’s been really fun trying out these cigars…

Oliva Serie V Maduro Lancero (Preproduction)

As I said in my first review, while chatting with Ian Hummel and Bryan Scholle of Oliva/Studio Tobac fame at the IPCPR Show in Las Vegas earlier in the…

Oliva Serie V Maduro No.4 (Preproduction)

Today we will be taking a look at the second installment in our Oliva test blend week, the Oliva Serie V Maduro No.4! As Brooks…