Roberto Santiago; Innovative Serial Entrepreneur

Roberto Santiago is a serial entrepreneur from Brazil with significant investments in commercial real estate and the entertainment industry. In his business, he is widely revered for his ability to grasp any business opportunity and transform it into a fully operational entity that will address the needs of the region.

Roberto Santiago was born in 1958 and attended the Pio X-Marist College. He then went on to earn a degree in Business Administration from the University Center of Joao Pessoa. He began making a living from working in Santa Rosa at a cafe. Roberto Santiago would then launch an innovative manufacturing company dealing with decorative products. This was the basis of his sustained investment in the retail industry. Read more articles on Roberto’s Blogspot.

In 1989, he launched the Roberto Santiago Manaira Shopping Mall in Joao Pessoa, Paraiba State. The mall has an impressive architectural design and is one of the largest malls in Brazil, in terms of both financial earnings and size. Roberto Santiago is involved in the day to day running if the mall and is directly engaged in maintenance projects through supervision.

The Roberto Santiago Manaira Shopping Mall houses 280 stores including a fitness center, a kids zone, an expansive food court, gourmet restaurants, fashion stores, Game Center, movie theater, and much more. These facilities give customers an unforgettable shopping experience focused on top class comfort, fun, and leisure. These urban amenities attract customers from the Paraiba region and from Brazil as well.

One of the most impressive features of the Roberto Santiago Manaira Shopping Mall is the Domus Hall. Located on the mall’s terrace, the concert hall holds almost 4000 people seated and over 8000 standing. The hall is used for private events such as weddings or birthday parties, and public gatherings such as concerts, exhibitions, and conferences.

The mall has undergone expansion five times in an effort to match the city of Joao Pessoa’s growing population and improve its operational efficiency. The mall representatives are committed to providing both outstanding services and products.

Coupled with the elegance of the natural beaches of Paraiba, and the shopping mall’s investment in entertainment and leisure, the region has attracted numerous visitors who contribute to improved economic and social parameters in the area.

Roberto Santiago has enjoyed significant success in the mall industry of Brazil due to his passion for business and dedication to hard work and persistence. In 2014, he opened a new mall known as the Mangabeira Shopping Mall.

He is an all-rounded individual and is passionate about sports. Roberto Santiago has received several awards and trophies in motocross and kart championships. Visit TripAdvisor to read more.

Arthur Becker: Critical Thinking Makes Talent Profitable.

The February 15th, 2017 edition of Ideamensch features an interview with Arthur Becker, Managing Member of Madison Partners, LLC. Becker has experienced success in several different business sectors. He is probably most known for his real estate and Bio Tech ventures. However, he has experienced success in digital media, the fashion industry and technology consulting. The interview primarily features Becker’s methodology on taking a business venture from just an idea to a fruitful enterprise.

The interview reveals Arthur Becker’s strategic business philosophy from the start. The article begins with a quote where Becker emphasizes the importance of recruiting talent and being able to communicate your vision to the talent. He states, ” talent is the key to success: identifying the talent and persuading talented people to your vision.” He then emphasizes the importance of getting out of the way. Becker believes his talent is having the ability to organize and coordinate the work of experts.

Becker then discusses on NY Times his business habits that makes him a productive entrepreneur. He believes the biggest challenge is to balance the passion with critical thinking. He believes the passion for a venture should be encouraged but a successful manager will keep the enterprise on track through adjustments.

Becker states that he has failed numerous times in the past. He believes he has been able to avoid any recent or future failures through his choice of management. He states that his ability to evaluate and assist in the development of management has been key to his success.

Arthur Becker has a long history of success to back up his methodology. At present he is the CEO and chairman of Zinio LLC. He has been instrumental in making Zinio the world’s largest digital newsstand. He has also been the CEO of NaviSite. He led that technology company from 2003 to 2010. In that time period he made sure the networking operating centers and sales offices were more efficient and effective.

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