Eric M. Newman

Mr. Newman is President of J.C. Newman Cigar Co. and serves as Chairman of the Cigar Association of America. He is also actively involved in the community as Vice-Chairman of the Merchants Association of Florida and as Director of University Community Hospital and the H.B. Plant Museum. Mr. Newman received a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of the South, and a Masters of Business Administration from Emory University. Mr. Newman has been a director of FBBI since its inception, and a director of Bay Cities Bank since June 2012.