Born in Joao Pessoa, 58-year-old Roberto Santiago is a well-known entrepreneur in Brazil who owns one of the largest shopping malls located in Paraiba capital known as Manaira shopping center. The shopping mall was founded in November 1989 and is mainly used by many people for leisure and fun. The complex has eleven movie theaters with the most advanced cinematic projection technology in Brazil.
To be precise Roberto’s complex has a VIP room, an account, a 3D room and an interactive stadium system. Moreover, it has its entertainment grid, an incredible electronic amusement park Game Station containing 200 gaming machines and also with a variety of tastes and catering that is appreciated by all ages. Also, Manaira Shopping has the most massive concert hall known as Domus Hall which is structured with the most modern pattern with a capacity for four thousand people seated and an allowance of ten thousand people standing.
Roberto had a promising plan when he came up with the idea of the mall. Manaira Shopping has two floors with the ground floor being free that it can accommodate stand-ups, mega shows, weddings, private events, graduations, and presentations. The upper floor houses private cabins for ten people, a dressing room and lounge music for entertainment. Moreover, other than entertainment, Roberto is also passionate about preserving culture in that the mall contains exhibitions expressing the diversity in Brazil arranged according to respective fields.
Students from different schools usually trip the mall to get to see the exhibitions while they still get fun and knowledge. In Paraiba, Roberto’s Manaira complex is considered the largest commercial enterprise with over 300 stores and 75,000 square meters of Gross Leasable Area and has already undergone five expansions. Other than Manaira Shopping, Roberto also owns Managabeira Shopping which was launched in November 2014 and is already taking the commercial sector to another level.
Roberto Santiago is well known for his hard work in the entrepreneurship industry. He attended the University of Joao Pessoa where he graduated with his undergraduate degree in Business Administration. His career journey started as a blogger writing about the history of Brazil and also took part in the film production field.
Roberto has taken part in many investments and has innovative ideas that develop his career. His businesses have increased the profits being made in the Brazilian Shopping Sector according to a report released recently by the Brazilian Association of Shopping Centers. In the industry, Manaira Shopping is one of the leading businesses who help to grow the Brazilian economy.
Moreover, the shopping mall is among the top 500 shopping centers that are providing over one million employment opportunities across Brazil. Roberto Santiago is passionate about providing the best services in entertainment, education, cultural and others in his shopping malls which is appreciated by many people.