Cigar News: Rob Rasmussen Departs from Mombacho CigarsMombacho Cigars, S.A. announced today the restructuring of their marketing department which includes the departure of Brand Manager Rob Rasmussen. They called it a joint decision, effective February 11, 2019. Mombacho’s marketing will now be head by Jaxsears Inc., lead by Jaclyn Sears formerly of Drew Estate and Caldwell Cigar Company.

“I have loved every minute of my time with the Mombacho family,” said Rasmussen. “I am incredibly grateful to have had the opportunity to work alongside one of the best teams in the business. Thank you to Claudio, Markus, Cam and Mo. I will always cherish the memories of working with this amazing group.”

Rob began working at Mombacho Cigars in November 2016 as Brand Manager.

“Rob has been an invaluable part of the Mombacho Family since he joined us back in 2016,” said Claudio Sgroi, President and Master Blender of Mombacho Cigars. “He has taken the Mombacho brand a long way in a very short amount of time and we appreciate everything he did for this company. I am sad to see him leave, but I know he will find great success wherever his career path takes him.” Sgroi continued, “On behalf of the entire Board, I want to thank Rob for his dedicated service to Mombacho during the fastest growth time of our company. I would also like to express our excitement about having Jaclyn Sears and the expertise she brings to the Mombacho family.”