About J Shepherd

While retired from civil engineering, and temporarily retired from poker playing, Jason opened one of the best brick and mortar cigar Shoppe's in the country on December 1st 2007 in Louisville, Kentucky. After have only been open for a short time, Jason’s passion, knowledge, accessibility, and personality has earned J Shepherd Cigars national recognition and the Louisville Readers Choice Award for "Best Tobacconist".

"I work twice as hard and make half as much, but I enjoy what I do and the people I have met along the way. I used to build hospitals, and now I build relationships and spread the joy, one cigar at a time."