Recognizing three decades of Cuban business partnership in Canada
TORONTO, Sept. 11, 2018 /CNW/ - This Wednesday (September 12) will be Havana House's 30 Year Anniversary Party, to be held at 6:30 PM on Island Yacht Club on Muggs Island. This exclusive, invite only event will be attended by an influential segment of Canadian tobacconists; the Cuban Ambassador & Cuban Consulate and will feature a special live performance by Yulaysi Miranda Ferrer, dubbed "The New Voice of Cuban Music."
Havana House's History – Since it was founded by Thomas Hinds in 1988, Havana House has been a leading importer and distributor of Cuban Cigar Brands in Canada. After Sir David Tang purchased Havana House Cigar & Tobacco in 1994, the company has grown to include three La Casa Del Habano; 35 Habanos Specialists and 180 tobacconists across Canada.
Following a 500 year-old tradition, Cuban cigars are made with 100% natural tobacco from Vuelta Abajo y Partido regions in Cuba. The combination of soil; sun and the skills of the Cuban farmers and rollers produce the distinctive, unparalleled experience fine Cuban cigars are known for.
In addition to offering over 350 Premium Cuban Cigars for aficionados, Havana House is an industry leader in organizing and supporting private events including dinners, cigar tastings, golf tournaments and many other select activities.
The Event – This invite only private event takes place on Wednesday September 12 at 6:30 PM at the Island Yacht Club (located at 2 Muggs Island Park in Toronto). A dinner will be held and renown international musical artist Yulaysi Miranda Ferrer, 2017 winner of television contest SONANDO en Cuba, will provide the soundtrack for the evening.
Also, during the evening there will be an exclusive release of two new Cuban cigars to the Canadian retail market.
Exclusive Releases – The event will see the Canadian launch of the Romeo Y Julieta Tacos, 2018 Limited Edition.
Since inception in 1875, the Romeo y Julieta marca has become highly sought after by aficionados seeking a harmonious blend with an excellent aroma. Also being showcased is the Diplomatico Nortenos 2018 Canadian Regional Edition— exclusive to the Canadian market in commemoration of the 30th anniversary of Havana House Cigars and Tobacco. Diplomáticos was the first new brand of Cuban cigars after the Cuban Revolution produced commercially for public sale. With Bill S-5, Canada's new plain packaging regulation of all tobacco products, including traditional cigars this Cuban masterpiece may be the last Canadian branded cigar released.
About Keen Directive Inc.
Keen Directive is a full service agency with a long track record of success. We are research and strategy-centric in delivering brand awareness and business development campaigns.
SOURCE Keen Directive Inc.
For further information: For further information or media requests contact: Ming Leung | Chief Operating Officer, Keen Directive Inc. | (416) 622-7802, [email protected] | www.keendirective.com