Roberto Santiago is an all-round person having ventures ranging from trading, sportsmanship, and business. He is the owner of one distinct mall, the Manaira Shopping Mall, which is the largest of its kind in Paraiba. The mall was founded in November 1989 and is favorably located between the north coasts of the Joao Pessoa counties. This complex is a cocktail of leisure and fun and is a major reference point of a strong investment venture. Within its walls are eleven movie theaters which harbor the most up to date modern cinematic projection technology.
Other than that, the enterprise includes a VIP and 3D room and still incorporates a Stadium System with glamorous armchairs fashioned to showcase a stand position. Not to be left unmentioned is the entertainment grid with an electronic amusement park Game station which holds up to 200 gaming machines that are designed differently to cater to the different tastes and age limits. Manaira Shopping Mall also has among the largest concert halls, the Domus Hall, which is located on its rooftop.
The Domus Hall can accommodate four thousand people sitting and ten thousand standing. It also has two floors designed to host guests with its second floor having ten private cabins which have access to lounge music and dressing rooms. The ground floor provides a platform for stand-ups, graduations, mega shows, private events, and even weddings. The shopping mall exhibits not only pure entertainment but also culture expressions.
There are various exhibitions of diverse cultures organized in their fields that foster knowledge of specific cultures. With this in place, Roberto has partnered with the purchasing center and participated in social projects giving children from different institutions the opportunity to understand the exhibitions in a fun way. Today, the Manaira Shopping has received recognition not only in the Paraiba state but also in the country at large. The mall has over 300 stores with coverage of 75,000-meter squares of Gross Leasable Area (GLA).
Other than the Manaira Shopping, Roberto Santiago also owns another major enterprise, the Mangabeira Shopping Center. The center was launched in November 2014 and is currently the most recognized commercial development enterprise all over Joao Pessoa.
Other than securing great success in business, Roberto Santiago has also excelled in sports. He earned the first place trophy in state championships severally and was the first Brazilian to be a winner in the Brazilian kart championship. Roberto has also received other titles in several motocross competitions. He was the champion in the 250cc category in Northeast and also 250vc and 125cc both at Paraibano championship.
Roberto Santiago has always had an eye for opportunity and would use the slightest hint to seize one. He is a man of a great aggregation vision in entrepreneurship and is attentive to see a point of growth in every opportunity he lands. He started small and has grown massively with his name commanding respect in the business world. His professional career started off at Café Santa Rosa. This cannot be compared to the great fortune he has today and a legacy that is yet to be outshined.