Fratello Cigars has named Justin Harris 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.

“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,” commented Omar de Frias in a press release.

“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 met 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,” added Harris.

Harris joins Fratello Cigars with over 15 years’ experience as a Human Resources executive specializing in Management Development and Organizational Behavior. On the premium cigar side, he has served as the Creative Director at and has been a contributor to Cigar Journal Magazine since 2018.

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