From nicotine gum to cannabis: Wrigley billionaire leads $65M investment in medical cannabis startup
William “Beau” Wrigley Jr., the scion of a family group that built a gum that is chewing empire, chose to endeavor to the medical cannabis company. The previous president and CEO of gum manufacturing giant Wm. Wrigley Jr. Co. has led a $65-million capital round for medical cannabis startup Surterra health.
Surterra health is situated in Georgia with licenses to operate medical cannabis dispensaries and cultivation facilities in Texas and Florida.
That is Beau Wrigley?
Wrigley overran the gum that is multibillion-dollar candy business that their great-grandfather started after the loss of his daddy in 1999. Continua a leggere