AZCO Importers LLC

AZCO Importers LLC  (AZCO) is licensed by the Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau (TTB) in the U.S. as a registered tobacco importer.  AZCO is the exclusive importer of La Sonrisa cigars from our manufacturing operation located in Granada, Nicaragua.  AZCO was created in 2014 and is the parent company of our other subsidiaries, including La Sonrisa Cigars (US) and La Sonrisa Cigars, S.A. (Nicaragua).  AZCO manages the business operations of the manufacture, distribution and sales of the family of La Sonrisa cigars.

The principal office location of AZCO Importers LLC is:
3509 E. Shea Blvd, Suite 110
Phoenix, AZ 85028

AZCO Importers LLC officers are:
Tom Hocking, President
Scottsdale, AZ
Tom@LaSonrisaCigars.com

Sharon Stealey, Vice President
Pueblo, CO
Sharon@LaSonrisaCigars.com

Lee Hill Director of Sales & Marketing
Phoenix, AZ
Lee@LaSonrisaCigars.com

 

La Sonrisa Cigars (US)

La Sonrisa Cigars was created in 2015 by its co-founders Wally and Tom.   It is registered in the states of Arizona and Colorado.  La Sonrisa is headquartered in Phoenix, AZ and has another office in Pueblo, CO.  The primary purpose of the company is to distribute and sale our family of La Sonrisa cigars, The Charlotte, the Wally and Victory cigars.  The company is a subsidiary of AZCO Importers LLC, which exclusive importer of our cigars.  La Sonrisa Cigars is a member of the International Premium Cigar and Pipe Retailers (IPCPR) and Cigar Rights Association (CRA).  The company also has an affiliation with Charlotte’s Way Foundation, a non-profit established to improve the reading skills of at-risk children.

The principal office location of La Sonrisa cigars is:
3509 E. Shea Blvd, Suite 110
Phoenix, AZ 85028

La Sonrisa Cigar officers are:
Tom Hocking, President
Scottsdale, AZ
Tom@LaSonrisaCigars.com

Sharon Stealey, Vice President
Pueblo, CO
Sharon@LaSonrisaCigars.com

Lee Hill, Director of Sales & Marketing
Phoenix, AZ
Lee@LaSonrisaCigars.com

 

 La Sonrisa Cigars, S.A. (Nicaragua)

La Sonrisa Cigars, S.A. (Nicaragua) was established in 2016 in Granada, Nicaragua.  The primary purpose of the company is to manufacture and export hand-made premium cigars for La Sonrisa Cigars (US).  This company is operated by our master blender, Silvio David Martinez.  It is headquartered in Granada, Nicaragua.  Located only three hours from Esteli, Granada is centrally located in the tobacco region Nicaragua. Our tobaccos are selected from the finest tobaccos from Esteli and the Jalapa regions of Nicaragua.  La Sonrisa Cigars, S.A. controls the entire process of tobacco selection, blending, rolling, aging and quality control in the manufacture of our premium cigars.  La Sonrisa does not acquire cigars from any other manufacturers, unlike many other cigar brands in the industry.

Other La Sonrisa Cigars, S.A.officers are:
Silvio David Martinez, Blend Master
Granada, Nicaragua
Silvio@LaSonrisaCigars.com

Orlando Molina, Business Manager
Granada, Nicaragua
Orlando@LaSonrisaCigars.com