Nat Sherman International Appoints David Lafferty Executive Director of Premium Cigar Sales
Nat Sherman International has hired David Lafferty for the position of Executive Director of Premium Cigar Sales. Lafferty will lead the wholesale efforts of the Englewood, New Jersey based premium cigar company. He will report to Michael Herklots, Vice President, Retail and Brand Development for Nat Sherman International. “I’ve known David for more than ten years. He’s an industry expert with tremendous experience across all aspects of the premium cigar business,” said Herklots. “He’s a great leader, a fun guy, and will be a great fit for our organization. We’re excited to have him join our company.” His first day with the company will be Monday, June 4, 2018. Lafferty has spent the last eleven years at Drew Estate in various leadership roles, most recently as Director of National Accounts.
Additionally, Nat Sherman International continues to grow its team. Michael Maiure has been hired as Associate Brand Manager, a new role for the company. Kylie Beaudreau joined Nat Sherman International in April as a territory representative based in Indianapolis, Indiana covering the Midwest. Andy Yaffee was hired in May, and will be responsible for the Southeast, based in Nashville, TN.