(LAS VEGAS) – A few weeks after his jersey is retired at Fenway Park, #34 will make an appearance at the International Premium Cigar and Pipe Retailers Association’s 85th Annual Convention and Trade Show. Big Papi will make a big appearance at IPCPR on July 13 for a meet & greet with retailers. “We are excited to have David come to the show,” states Radhames Rodriguez, President of El Artista Cigars, “and I am sure retailers will want to meet him and shake his hand.”
This appearance comes on the heels of yet another Big Papi event to be held on June 26 in Cambridge, MA at La Fabrica Central Restaurant: “Mr. Ortiz is involved in the brand, and is on board for all our plans for 2017 and beyond,” states Jonas Santana Marketing & Sales Manager for El Artista. “Mr. Ortiz’ appearance at the IPCPR Trade Show in Las Vegas demonstrates his commitment to the success of the brand,” states Kevin Newman PR Manager for El Artista, “Mr. Ortiz is excited about working with retailers and consumers to promote Big Papi brand cigars.” David Ortiz is scheduled to be at the El Artista booth for two hours starting at 2PM on July 13. Ortiz will shake hands, take photos and smoke cigars with attendees. Afterward, Ortiz will attend a private dinner with select El Artista retailers.