Roberto Santiago is a renowned Brazilian entrepreneur, who mainly engages in the mall business. Unlike many investors, who know the path they will pursue from an early age, Roberto had never dreamt of being in business as he grew up. He always thought that he would remain in the arts arena, where most of his natural talents concentrated. These talents include writing, playing, bawling and directing.
Roberto the Writer
Roberto is a natural writer who engaged in writing children literature from a very tender age. Most of the writings were read across schools, making Roberto very popular in early childhood education across Brazil. He also engaged in writing plays and scripts, which were performed in different theatres and schools. Additionally, Roberto sometimes also directed plays and movies becoming a household name across the nation. However, despite the success in all the above, his writing was most famous because of the blog post, which he posted regularly to his numerous followers. Roberto offered the readers inspirational thoughts, which they could relate with as they faced challenges in their lives.
Roberto the Sportsman
In terms of games, Roberto received many trophies and awards for his dedication to bawling and motor sports. Roberto says that he is recognized in diverse fields because he puts his heart and head fully in whatever activities he undertakes. Roberto believes that passion is the equation that many lack; therefore, never making it in any field despite their various attempts.
Start of Business
When Roberto’s blog became profitable, he realized that he needed to know more about investments. Consequently, he joined the Pio Marxist College and the University center in Joas Pessoa, where he took a Bachelor Of Commerce degree. While he was still in college, Roberto started the Café Santa Rosa, which did well and allowed him to save enough to start a cardboard production company. Roberto attributes the firm to his success as the savings from there were used to purchase the land on which Manaira Shopping mall was later built.
Maniara is the largest and most modern mall in Brazil. It offers all products under one roof as envisioned by Roberto Santiago. Moreover, it offers the users an experience that is far from the norm as it is fun and relaxing. Maniara holds many art centers maybe due to the artistic nature of its owner Roberto. There are stadiums, theaters, wedding and entertainment halls, food parlors, and unique boutique. The Domus Hall at the rooftop of the mall is also a state of the art facility, which attracts people from various walks of life.