I'm one for neither pomp nor circumstance, so I'll keep this intro brief. I'm also not one for work, so here is last year's 2018 Kappy Awards introduction, recycled in snippet for your pleasure...
" ... Therefore -- without any further ado, adon't, or amaybe..."
CIGAR OF THE YEAR
TBA 9//31 ((( link )))
SMALL BRAND OF THE YEAR
BRAND OF THE YEAR
SMALL FACTORY OF THE YEAR
FACTORY OF THE YEAR
BLENDER OF THE YEAR
BEST IN MEDIA
"the Katman" (Twitter parody account) @SendFreeCigars
CRITIC OF THE YEAR
Gary Korb, Cigar Advisor #NowSmoking
BEST ART DESIGN
GENTLEPERSON OF THE YEAR
Alec & Bradley Rubin
LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD
Recipients should feel obliged to save the above image for embedding somewhere.
Click HERE to relive the 2017 Kappy Awards.
See ya Gentlepersons next year for the 2020 Kappys!