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 nicotine gum kingdom, chose to endeavor to the medical cannabis company. The previous president and CEO of gum giant that is manufacturing. Wrigley Jr. Co. has led a $65-million capital round for medical cannabis startup Surterra Wellness.
Surterra health is situated in Georgia with licenses to work medical cannabis dispensaries and cultivation facilities in Texas and Florida.
Who’s Beau Wrigley?
Wrigley overran the gum that is multibillion-dollar candy company that their great-grandfather created after the loss of their dad in 1999. (more…)