Herbalife CEO says company looking to preserve reputation

Thu Jan 10, 2013 11:26am EST

Jan 10 (Reuters) - Herbalife Ltd will consider "every means possible" to protect its reputation in the face of charges from a prominent short seller that it is a pyramid scheme, the company's chief executive said on Thursday.

In an investor presentation, CEO Michael Johnson also said Herbalife liked being a publicly traded company for "a lot of reasons."