Jim Colucci of Sindicato Cigars has been named the Chief Operating Officer and President of Gurkha Cigars.
Gurkha Cigars has named Christine Martinez de Castro as Director of Marketing and Public Relations.
Gurkha Cigars has begun its second Gurkha European Invasion on April 3rd in London.
Shanda Lee has been hired as Gurkha Cigars’ new Director of Marketing. In this role Lee will be responsible for the marketing and brand management of Gurkha Cigars.
Gurkha Cigars announces a cigar made exclusively for Gurkha Lounges and for retailers with more than 25 Gurkha facings.
Gurkha Cigars has opened its first cigar lounge in India. Cigar Lounge at Artisan is located in the heart of Mumbai’s financial business district’s Bandra Kurla complex.
Gurkha Cigars hires Eddy Guerra as new Director of Marketing. Guerra, a native of Miami is in the cigar industry since 2010 and previously worked for Thailand-based ChindAsia Capital Partners, a distributor of non-Cuban cigars, in Southeast Asia.
First released in 2001, the Gurkha Shaggy Cigar, named for its signature unfinished foot, returns to US retailer shelves in April. The unbanded cigar comes in boxes of 25 encased with loose tobacco. There will be 2,000 boxes of each of the four sizes of the Shaggy released twice a year.