JON FIA | writer
Sitting at Seau's Sports Bar and Cigar Lounge in San Diego, California, during the mid-' 90s, Jon Fia enjoyed his fi rst premium cigar while reminiscing with the late Junior Seau, the former NFL All- Pro player for the San Diego Chargers. Th is initial experience led Fia to become the independent cigar representative today, who is the “go- to” guy for anything involving premium cigars in Hawai‘ i . “Th e thing I love about the industry are the wonderful people I meet while enjoying a fi ne cigar,” shares Fia. “Some of them have become my closest friends.” Get his take on the where to fi nd the world's best stogies in “Up in Smoke” on page 140.