Bob Moreno, who had a successful management career in sales and marketing for premium cigars and cigar accessories, passed away this Tuesday, June 6, 2017. He was 59 years old.

After a successful career at Coca Cola, where he was a National Sales Manager, Bob set his sights on the cigar industry. In 2009, he joined Xikar Inc as the accessory company’s Director of Marketing. Three years later, he moved over into the premium cigar sector where he served as E.P. Carrillo’s National Sales Manager.  In 2014, he moved on to La Palina Cigars where he also served as National Sales Manager. Most recently, Bob was a part of the Davidoff of Geneva team where he served as National Sales Manager of company’s S.T. Dupont partnership.

Bob’s obituary can be found here. Visitation and funeral arrangements are below.

Saturday, June 17th | 1:30-3:00pm
McGilley Antioch Chapel
3325 NE Vivion Road, Kansas City, MO 64119 | 816-453-7700

Funeral Service
Saturday, June 17th | 3:00-3:30 pm
McGilley Antioch Chapel
3325 NE Vivion Road, Kansas City, MO 64119 | 816-453-7700

Committal Service
Saturday, June 17th | 4:00-4:30 pm
White Chapel Cemetery
6600 NE Antioch Road, Gladstone, MO 64119

*Please use the following Bereavement discounted airline travel program for assistance planning air travel – 800-224-4177 code 2521

**Embassy Suites by Hilton – International Airport is offering bereavement pricing to all who need lodging. The special bereavement rate is $84.00. To reserve your room, please contact Barbara Ehlers at 816-801-2227 or

Editor’s Note: Bob Moreno was a personal friend and a friend of the Cigar Coop brand. Our condolences to his family and friends.

Photo Credit: Bob Moreno, Facebook