Brazilian shopping sector has recorded a good performance over the past decade. Some entrepreneurs have demonstrated creative innovations of presenting products to customers. One of the leading entrepreneurs in the shopping sector is Roberto Santiago. He is one of the most established businessmen in the country. His brilliance continues to bear remarkable results in the shopping industry.
Roberto Santiago is the founder and owner of Manaira Shopping Mall. The center is located in Joan Pessoa. Its location is strategic and allows customers from all over the country to access it easily. Manaira Shopping Mall is one the best-performing malls in Brazil. The center is the largest shopping mall in the state of Paraiba. It also contains the largest leasable area.
Roberto Santiago was born in Joao Pessoa, on 16th July 1958. He started developing entrepreneurial passion at a young age. This motivated him to attend business schools to acquire more knowledge about the field. He pursued his college education at X-Marist College. He later joined the University Center of Joao Pessoa. He completed his studies at the institution and was awarded a Bachelor`s Degree in Business administration.
Roberto`s entrepreneurial brilliance began to manifest in his early career life as he worked at Santa Rosa, a small hotel in his hometown. During his employment, he began saving and investing in various businesses. Roberto Santiago also developed remarkable management skills that enabled him to start his own company in 1987.
Roberto used his savings to purchase a huge piece of land in Joan Pessoa. He began developing Manaira Shopping Mall in 1987. The center was officially launched in 1987 after the construction was completed. The mall is made up of a theater, a gaming area, several shopping stores, Domus concert hall, financial institutions, a gym and a college.
Manaira Shopping Mall is described as best entertainment hang out in the country. Residents use the mall for recreational services. They also purchase food, clothes and other materials from the center. The mall is convenient for both residents and visitors because it is operational for 24 hours. It records a high monthly traffic of more than 1.6 million people. Several clubs and recreational parlors are located at the mall to serve international and local visitors.
Manaira Shopping Mall contains numerous entertainment options. The available movie theaters provide the most recent films, in 3D. Domus Hall, a two-story structure located on the roof of the mall, is used for large entertainment functions. The hall is used to hold musical concerts, conferences weddings, exhibits and graduations. The center also provides a high-profile gaming area that contains a bowling alley. The mall provides premium food courts. The area has been renovated several times to provide a variety of food to various customers.
Roberto`s mall favors people from all walks. It offers cultural artifacts and recreational facilities that are designed for different people. It contains sports gear, books stores, furniture stores, clothing stores, jewelry and cosmetics, among other products. The mall holds the Higher Education College of Paraiba. Students visit the institution to study a variety of courses.