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1st SOTL Global Roundtable


The first Round Table, wes digital (due to the Covid – 19 protocols) and took place on the 9th of July 2020, at 21.00 Greece Local Time (UTC + 3 / EEST). We hosted female guest – speakers from the cigar industry worldwide, entrepreneurs, traders and women that through their activities are connected to the cigar world.


Guest – speakers for 1st SOTL Greece round table were:

  •  Karen Berger, Owner Don Kiki Cigar Superstore & Fabrica Esteli Cigars S.A, (Nicaragua- Florida)

  •  Danays Leon, Cigarsommelier & Co owner of Sperlinga Tobacco ( Cuba)

  •  Patricia Dib La Amira Sotl-Oh, General manager House of Cigar South (aka) hoc south/ Rocky patel Lounge (Columbus, Ohio)

  •  Beverly Dark, Educator in Multi-Cultural Studies & History & U.S. Army Veteran (Houston, Texas (USA)

  •  Najat Abdo , CEO HandRolled company, Lebanon, Sarah Saunders, Founder and President of the Women’s International Cigar Club (London)

  •  Elisabetta Signorelli Owner and General Manager Elimec, & owner of the brand Es Elegant Smoke, Italy

  •  Roula Naim, General Manager Jam asmar production ( Lebanon)

  •  Silvia Zanovello, President Cigar Ladies club( Italy)

  •  Eleana Mouskenteri, Owner & General Manager “Keep on Travelling”, Advisory Board member SOTL Greece

  •  Anna Kontoleon , Life Coach, Vice President SOTL Greece

  •  Anastasia Psomiadi Ph.D, Founder & President APSON CSR company, Founder & President SOTL Greece is the chairwoman and coordinator of the round table.                                                                                                                                                                                          

The guest speakers presented their professional career, their connection with the cigar world and shared personal moments, experiences and views on the stereotypes that were needed to conquer on their way to success. 


Silvia Zanovello


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