Javier Estades

Javier Estades Once Again Elected CAA Chairman

Javier Estades is once again the chairman of the Cigar Association of America (CAA). The trade group has announced that Estades—who is the ceo and…

John Miller Succeeds Javier Estades as Cigar Association of America Chairman

Javier Estades has ended has term as the chairman of the Cigar Association of America (CAA), one of the main cigar lobbying groups. Estades—whose day…

Javier Estades Extends CAA Chairmanship Through 2020

Javier Estades, president of Tabacalera USA, will be the chairman of the Cigar Association of America (CAA) for another year. The CAA is one of…

Cigar Association of America Extends Javier Estades as Chairman

The Cigar Association of America (CAA) has extended the term of Javier Estades as its chairman for another year. Estades, who is also the president…

Rafael Nodal Named Head of Product Capability for Tabacalera USA (Update)

It’s not a title you hear at every cigar company, but Tabacalera USA has named Rafael Nodal its new head of product capability. Nodal, who…

Steve Lochan Appointed CEO of Casa de Montecristo

Tabacalera USA has appointed Steven Lochan as the new head of the 11 Casa de Montecristo retail stores. Lochan previously served as the vp of operations strategy…

Rob Norris Appointed GM of Altadis U.S.A.

Three years later, Rob Norris is back at Altadis U.S.A., this time as the boss. The cigar giant announced that Norris has been named the…

Portraits: Javier Estades Saez

Last month, I watched numerous consumers chat with Javier Estades Saez and eventually ask: so what do you do for the company. Javier Estades Saez is the…

Weekly News (Nov. 23, 2015)

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Cigar Association of America Elects Javier Estades New Chairman

The Cigar Association of America (CAA), a national trade organization of cigar manufacturers, importers and distributors as well as major suppliers to the industry. Javier Estades,…

Imperial Tobacco Creates Tabacalera USA to Oversee Premium Cigar Market

There is a new name to learn in the premium cigar business, as Imperial Tobacco has created Tabacalera USA to oversee Altadis U.S.A. and JR…