Roberto Torres

President of Blind Tiger Cafe

In this Cigar City Radio podcast, Roberto tells us about the meaning of the name Blind Tiger, how the cafe evolved, and how he became interested in urban planning. He also walks us through what a typical day is like for him, his philosophy on hospitality, his experiences as an immigrant, and more.

"Tampa is the perfect place to start your business because it has the correct ecosystem for any business to thrive."

-Roberto Torres

Accountant-turned-entrepreneurial force of nature Roberto Torres spends his days toggling between running his three businesses (Black and Denim ApparelBlind Tiger Cafe, and The Lab Roastery) and promoting Tampa Bay’s entrepreneurial ecosystem.