Fratello Cigars is pleased to announce and welcome Justin Harris as its new Director of Operations. Harris will be responsible for overseeing the day-to-day operations in the company’s Springfield, VA office including but not limited to customer relations human resources, logistics, process and quality improvement and new initiatives.
Harris joins Fratello Cigars with over 15 years’ experience as a Human Resources executive specializing in Management Development and Organizational Behavior as well as serving as the Creative Director at CigarInsight.com. Harris has also been a contributor to Cigar Journal Magazine since 2018.
“I am beyond excited to welcome Justin to the Fratello family. I have known Justin for a few years. His sense of loyalty, perseverance and work ethic make him an ideal candidate to help us take Fratello to the next level.”
“I am truly grateful for the opportunity to work with Omar and his team. I’ve believed in him and his vision for Fratello Cigars since I meet him in 2014 while I was living in Nashville, TN. I’m looking forward to helping grow the organization and brand by building strong relationships with our industry partners, retailers and consumers.”
Conceptualized 20 years ago when Don Rafael, manager of the small store next to my home, brought me to watch a torcedor (cigar roller) perform his art. The torcedor finished the cigar, handed it to me and said "Kid, welcome to the true gentleman's club"...