Roberto Santiago is a man who is famous all over Brazil for his success as a businessman. He began his background in business while attending Pio X-Marist College, before advancing to the University of Joao Pessoa with a degree in Business Administration. Roberto Santiago is from the Joao Pessoa area, and at 58 he is a well accomplished entrepreneur.
His early work was at the Café Santa Rosa. After this venture, he created his own cartonage business, where he created cartons for numerous businesses. After that successful venture, Roberto used his wealth to acquire a large plot of real estate, where he constructed a massive shopping center. Construction began in 1987, and due to the size of the massive mall, it took until 1989 for it to be completed. Read more articles on Roberto’s Blogspot.
He named the mall the Manaira Shopping Center. It is considered to be the largest mall in the entire city of Joao Pessoa. Roberto Santiago works hard at establishing a great relationship with the shoppers at the mall, to stay in tune with their interests. His Manaira Shopping Center falls back on the old adage delivering a variety of interests for shoppers, so they keep coming back for more. His mall offers a great array of entertainment, shopping variety and learning experiences for everyone to enjoy.
Roberto Santiago constructed his mall to provide two very important features, entertainment with fun. The mall is so incredibly expansive, with such a wide variety of services and commodities, that shoppers come to the mall to find tranquility as well as fun, in-between touring the popular tourist destinations of Joao Pessoa in Brazil.
The mall has a very large movie theater with stadium seating, bowling lanes with the most up to date electronics, and also a massive amusement park that takes over an amazing 1800 square meters of the facility, with over 200 gaming machine systems. Adults and children alike can find something of interest to fill their entire day at the Manaira Shopping Center. In fact, the mall itself is as large as a small city, and houses learning centers from local universities inside of the mall for people to sit and learn something new.
The most exciting aspect to many shoppers aside from the numerous stores that sell jewelry, furniture, clothing and books, is the cinema complex. It features an awesome eleven-room theater that shows up to date films with the most advanced stereo sound system available. They also have private viewing rooms for VIP members, and rooms devoted to displaying 3D films.
The very top of the mall is covered in a two story tall concert hall called Domus Hall. It holds upwards of 10,000 people and has private venues for secluded events. Visit TripAdvisor to read more.