Prince Harry and Meghan Markle have already invited criticism by flying home to California after their recent trip to New York. Now, their choice of transport has raised further questions and speculation when it came to light that the aircraft was provided to them by a controversial infomercial company.
According to a report in Daily Mail.comThe couple traveled to California on a Dassault Falcon 2000LX luxury jet owned by marketing company Gothi Ranker. The 10-seater aircraft, owned by Gotti Ranker’s GRP Aviation LLC, has also been leased to charter service Clay Lacey. However, Clay Lacey clarified that there was no record of him being chartered last weekend, which means that the flight to Sussex may have been provided by Gotti Ranker.
The end-martial company, which has made Cindy Crawford the world’s richest supermodel, has also introduced a number of celebrity beauty product lines, including Jennifer Lopez, Jessica Simpson, Kelly Clarkson and Heidi Klum. She also helped self-help guru Tony Robbins build her career, and started cosmetics with talk show host Lisa Gibbons, Dallas actress Victoria Principal, and celebrity stylist Chase Dean.
However, the company has been a fair part of the controversy for many years. He was fined in California in 2019 for repeatedly delivering products without the consent of his customers, and advertisers, including Katy Perry and Justin Bieber, accused consumers in the UK of selling their Acne product line, Project It was forbidden to “mislead” about. Most notably, she was placed under federal investigation and in 2016 thousands of women sued for 26 26 million who claimed to have suffered severe hair loss after using their hair products. Had to
Meanwhile, its high profile client Tony Robbins has come under fire for spreading false information about COVID-19 last week. Speaking at a three-day sales conference in Orlando, Florida, the self-help group rejected the death toll from the corona virus, saying 1,200 people die in car accidents every day. Encouraging antivirals, he said “100 million Americans are insecure” and “they are not all crazy people.”
The boarding of Meghan and Harry Guthrie Ranker’s plane has sparked speculation that the former American actress is being ordered to do individual business with them, possibly her own product lines. Also, two of the company’s founders, Bill Gothi and Greg Ranker, both own properties near the Sussex mansion in Santa Barbara, Carpenteria.
His partnership with the company will not only be highly unconventional for a member of the royal family, but will also create a difficult task for his public relations team due to the firm’s controversial past. However, neither side has commented on the speculation.