In 1989, Kaizad Hansotia purchased and revitalized the Gurkha Cigars brand. Their Grand Reserve, the company’s flagship, are infused with fine cognac handmade in Honduras from the finest tobaccos, His Majesty’s Reserve, and run for around $20,000 per box. They have single-handedly changed the way cigars have been packaged by creating uniquely designed artistic boxes. These pieces, which are collectible and limited release, are often coveted as much as the cigars they hold inside and have created demand comparable to that of collectible watches and cars. As they celebrate 30 years of success in what was once an unheard of category in the tobacco industry: Ultra-Premium Cigars, they have unveiled 3 new cigar lines: Trienta, Real and Nicaragua Series. These cigars stand out from any of their predecessors, blending flavor with eloquence and pushing the boundaries of Gurkha’s flavor profile. Best of all, they are popularly priced from $8-15, respectively; GurkhaCigars.com.
Located in one of the most diverse and dynamic business centers in the world, the University of Miami’s Herbert Business School offers unparalleled opportunities to learn, engage and grow. The graduates are thought-leaders who transform business, scholarship and lives. To honor them, Brickell Magazine and the school have partnered to showcase the annual “Go-Getters,” an honor spotlighting recent grads, their successes, hopes and dreams.
Continuing a long-standing tradition to benefit the Everglades Literacy Program, J.McLaughlin has partnered with The Everglades Foundation for a Capsule Collection inspired by the River of Grass and many of the causes at the core of its mission.