Welcome Guest to Happi

Subscribe Free: Magazine | eNewsletter

current issue September 2014
 •  Fashion Week: News You Need to Know  •  The Latest Launch from Lipo  •  Birchbox Partners With AmEx on 'Online's Day Off'  •  Innospec Adds On to Surfactants  •  Bed, Bath & Beyond Picks Up Whip-it Cleaner
Print

Star Herbalife Rep Commits Suicide



Published August 20, 2013
Related Searches: form published founder gel
Post a comment
A top performing Herbalife salesman killed himself earlier this month at his home in Steamboat Springs, CO, according to a published report.


John Peterson, a member of the Herbalife Founder’s Circle, died of a self-inflicted gunshot wound, according to The New York Post. He reportedly earned $3 million last year.


This isn't the first tragedy at Herbalife. In 2000, company founder Mark Hughes died from what the Los Angeles County Coroner's Office called a "toxic level" of alcohol and antidepressants.


Hughes often stated that his mother, Jo Ann, died of an accidental overdose of prescription diet pills when he was 18, which he claimed was the impetus for the founding of Herbalife.



blog comments powered by Disqus