Manaira is a first class luxurious mall that is located in Joao Pessoa. The mall is owned by Roberto Santiago. People near and far are drawn to Joao Pessoa because of the mall’s creative features. The scenery surrounding the mall also cause tourist to flood Joao Pessoa. The mall has many stores and entertainment options that are all representative of the things that Roberto Santiago enjoys. Santiago has earned the title of one of the most innovative, creative, and prosperous businessmen in Joao Pessoa.
Roberto Santiago spent his entire childhood in Joao Pessoa. He is not a stranger to the area. He received the bulk of his education from local schools and universities.
After completing college, he began working at Café Santa Rosa. Café Santa Rosa is a décor manufacturing company. He eventually left Café Santa Rosa to pursue his desire to become an entrepreneur. He started a Cartonnage company. He made cartons that were created using cardboard. He then sold the cartons to companies to satisfy their packaging needs. His cartonnage company was able to expand and offer service other than carton packaging to their customers.
When he had made quite a bit of success with the cartonnage company he decided to invest in land development. He purchased land and decided to build the Manaira Shopping Mall. The purchased the land for the mall in 1987. He spent two years building the mall paying close attention to detail. He wanted the mall to be carefully put together instead of sloppy and rushed.
Manaira Shopping Mall opened in 1989 and has been a success since it opened. The mall has a concert hall, theater, food court, college, arcade, gym, and financial institutions. He wanted the mall to be well rounded. When people visit the mall, they have many options to get what the adult may need as well as the child. People continuously gravitate towards the mall because they have so many options.
When Roberto Santiago was building the mall, he made sure to include everything that he liked. He loves bowling and values his education, so he placed a college and a bowling alley in the mall. He has done many renovations to the mall to make sure that it is up to date an meets the needs of the people that are shopping there.
Roberto Santiago has had so much success with the Manaira Shopping Mall that he opened another mall called the Mangeira Shopping Mall. Santiago has played a humongous role in the social and economic advancement of Paraiba. The malls have created many jobs for the people within the vicinity of Joao Pessoa. Both of Roberto Santiago’s malls have positively affected the Joao Pessoa community.