Today, the development of shopping malls around Brazil has revolutionized the idea of shopping, making it enjoyable, memorable and entertaining. One of the investors who has invested heavily in the shopping mall sector in Brazilian market is Roberto Santiago. He is a reputable entrepreneur and the owner of Joao Pessoa’s based Roberto Santiago Manaira Shopping Mall. It is one of the largest malls in Paraiba state. The construction of the Manaira Shopping began in 1987 and took two years to complete. Since it was launched in 1989, the dreams of many Brazilian shoppers have changed to reality.
Roberto’s First Entrepreneurial Skills
Born in 1968, Roberto Santiago kicked off his career several years ago at Café Santa Rosa. He was also involved in writing and posting entertainment and informative blogs. Later he created a carton manufacturing firm. He partnered with other companies to supply packaging materials. His firm was also involved in the production of decorative items. Roberto’s early investment ventures enabled him to save significant amount of money and bought the piece of land where he developed Manaira Shopping. Besides being a successful entrepreneur and investor, Mr. Santiago is a sports fanatic who won a number of trophies in motocross championships. He holds a bachelors degree in Business Administration from the University of Joao Pessoa.
The Multi-Purpose Manaira Shopping
Roberto Santiago designed Manaira Shopping such that it can offer a wide range of services to residents of Joao Pessoa and the entire state of Paraiba. His goal is to strengthen clients’ relations through multi-purpose services at the mall. The mall is largely recognized for offering a broad array of fun, entertainment leisure and comfort to its clients. The city of Joao Pessoa is recognized famous for its amazing beaches and world-class hospitality. As such, Roberto’s aim was to integrate the outdoor leisure activities with abundant indoor activities in order to lure both local and foreign clients. Another entertainment facility at the mall is the Domus Hall. It is a two story structure constructed on the roof of the mall. It can accommodate close to 10,000 fans, some seated while others standing. It is an addition that was completed in 2009, as a way of providing top-level services to customers.
The Manaira Shopping has one of the best outdoor fun facilities to cater for the needs of all family members when visiting the city. Some of the activities at the mall include movie halls, video games, bowling alleys, ballrooms, gymnasiums, food courts and restaurants, complete bar units among others. Visitors at the mall can enjoy a variety of dishes, snacks and drinks at various food courts and gourmet spot at the mall. These areas have been expanded severally, the latest being in 2014, the aim being to accommodate the needs of all the visitors. As an entrepreneur and experienced investor, Roberto Santiago’s goal is to provide top-notch entertainment, shopping and comfort at Manaira Shopping. Through hard work, passion and dedication, Roberto Santiago has achieved great success in the shopping mall industry in Brazil.