Mark Wahlberg Leads Investment In Flecha Azul tequila brand

Much like other film stars like Dwayne Johnson and Bryan Cranston, Mark Wahlberg is taking his business endeavors to the beverage industry, specifically the tequila category.

The Hollywood actor announced on Wednesday his principal investment in the tequila brand Flecha Azul. Co-founders Abraham Ancer and Mexican entrepreneur Aron Marquez approached Wahlberg with the idea of joining the team because they believe he “personifies that American Dream.”

Mark Wahlberg with co-founders Abraham Ancer and Mexican entrepreneur Aron Marquez.

“I am always looking for great business opportunities to invest my time and energy. When I was approached by Abraham and Aron, we immediately connected, and I knew that I wanted to partner with them to help build Flecha Azul into a global brand.,” Wahlberg said in a statement shared with Fox Business.

Ancer and Marquez founded the brand in 2017 and it launched in 2020.

“Flecha Azul is rooted in the bonds of friendship, love for Mexican culture, and living the American Dream,” a press release states.