By Ilana Edelstein

The never-before-told tale of Patrón Tequila—the model that revolutionized an industry

How a billion-dollar enterprise ascended from a forgotten dusty agave box in primary Mexico

The Patrón means information the unorthodox development of the logo, the extreme creativity and advertising ingenuity of Patrón's cofounder, Martin Crowley, and his lifestyles associate, Ilana Edelstein, and how Patrón single-handedly remodeled the face of the liquor undefined. Edelstein was once occupied with each point of the business—from the brand's iconic bottle to designing the horny and attention-getting clothes worn via the recognized "Patrón Girls" at promotions and events to operating the again office.

Patrón is a tequila so sumptuous—and so brilliantly marketed—that it has develop into the world's prime ultrapremium tequila and has replaced the best way the spirit is skilled: what used to be "gasoline" slammed again in a shot glass is now poured from a fantastic hand-blown bottle right into a chilled glass and sipped to achieve a "Patrón high."

Today, Patrón has grown to over a billion-dollar model, and it's the greatest generator of profit of all tequila manufacturers. Edelstein combines the dramatic tale of the company's upward push to luck in an astonishingly aggressive and occasionally cutthroat with useful company classes approximately R&D and model construction that company leaders can positioned to effective use in any industry.

A story of affection, sacrifice, star, dizzying good fortune, and supreme betrayal, The Patrón manner unearths for the 1st time the entire info at the back of the intimate courting and advertising genius of the "power couple" that reworked the spirits undefined.

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