Tomte earns Chevy Malibu for sales achievements

Mary Kay independent sales director Sue Tomte of Park Rapids received her 12th career car on June 20.

Sue Tomte takes possession of her 12th Mary Kay career car, a Chevy Malibu, on June 20, 2022 at Thielen Motors in Park Rapids.
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Sue Tomte of Park Rapids has earned the use of a new Chevy Malibu through her outstanding achievements as a Mary Kay independent sales director.

Tomte took delivery of the new Malibu, her 12th Mary Kay career car, on June 20 at Thielen Motors. According to a Mary Kay press release, the beauty company’s independent sales force members earn the use of a career car by meeting or exceeding their business goals.

“It is such an exciting feeling to turn in one car and pick up another career car,” said Tomte. “My clients and my team are all outstanding and it has been a true privilege serving them over the years – and besides, it’s fun!”

The career car program includes the Chevy Equinox, Traverse, Camaro, Colorado, Malibu and the coveted, pearlized pink Cadillac, a signature color to the program.

Since the program’s inception in 1969, more than 171,000 independent sales force members have qualified or re-qualified to use a Mary Kay career car. Currently, more than 3,700 of them are on the road nationwide.


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