Herschel Walker partnered in 2012 with a branch of an energy company accused by several states of deceptive practices
“Obviously we want you to know that Herschel isn’t just someone we raised on stage,” McWilliams said. “He’s an associate of Momentis.”
Walker’s campaign did not respond to CNN’s requests for comment.
In 2014, the Massachusetts Attorney General’s Office alleged that multi-level marketing practices promoted by Just Energy and Momentis vendors misrepresented or misled customers about Just Energy’s products, including that the products would customers to save money, were offered by a government agency. program and that the company has made special efforts to purchase renewable energy from the state.
Former employees of both companies did not return CNN’s request to speak to them.
Walker hasn’t talked about his tech company often, but in a 2013 podcast, he said the company had the first-ever patented e-commerce video platform.