Roy MacLaren

Escobar Cigars Hires Roy MacLaren as Chief Sales Officer

The industry veteran joins a fairly new cigar brand that features rapper Nasir “Nas” Jones as a co-owner and brand ambassador.

Roy MacLaren Joins El Septimo

Roy MacLaren, a cigar industry veteran, has joined El Septimo Cigars as the company’s executive vice-president. MacLaren is best known for his time at Gurkha,…

Roy MacLaren Joins Bahama Mamas, LLC

Roy MacLaren is the new ceo and president of Bahama Mamas, makers of flavored cigars and cigarillos. The company announced the news in a press…

Crux Adds Roy MacLaren as EVP of Sales

Roy MacLaren is back. Crux Cigars has announced that it has hired Roy MacLaren as the company’s executive vice-president of sales. MacLaren is best known…

Villiger 125 Lucerne

Last year at the 2013 IPCPR Convention & Trade Show Villiger showed off its 125th anniversary cigar: the Villiger 125. Coming in three sizes and…

Weekly News (November 17, 2014)

Cigar News Asylum Dragon’s Milk Ships — Review here. Davidoff Opening Flagship Store in Atlanta El Primer Mundo Ends Distribution Agreement With PDR Cigars Illusione…

Roy MacLaren & Fabian Barrantes Out at Villiger

Earlier today, Villiger Cigars North America announced that Roy E. MacLaren, president, and Fabian Barrantes, North American director of marketing, have “severed” from the company….

Villiger North America Names Shawna Williams VP of Sales

Fresh off the 2014 IPCPR Convention and Trade Show, Villiger North America announced today that it has promoted Shawna Williams to be the company’s new vice…

IPCPR 2014: Villiger

One manufacturer who certainly seemed to be having a good show was Villiger; the booth was located in the front row just a aisles to…

Villiger Talanga Corona Selecto

Last January, Villiger announced it would be embarking on an 80–event promotional event schedule that would feature something that has started to become a staple in…

IPCPR 2013: Villiger

Villiger’s big story this year is that they’re celebrating their 125 year anniversary. Not only have they expanded their booth this year, but they’ve expanded…