West Tampa

Rick Rodriguez Unveils West Tampa Tobacco Co.’s Attic Series: A Journey of Cigars and Storytelling

After an illustrious 24-year journey with General Cigar Co., during which he spent 13 years as the blender and brand ambassador for the CAO brand, Rick Rodriguez has ventured into...

Published November 2023

West Tampa Cigar Company Expands Its Reach In Asia With Distribution In Malaysia and Singapore

West Tampa Cigar Company is a young cigar company but with decades of experience behind the founders Rick Rodriguez and Gus Martinez, and their director of global sales and marketing,...

Published March 2023

West Tampa Tobacco Company Introduces Third Regular Production Line: West Tampa Red

Less than a year after the inception of West Tampa Tobacco Company, the brain child of former CAO master blender and the face of the brand Rick Rodriguez with his...

Published February 2023