Mary Kay Ash, founder of Mary Kay Cosmetics.
Mary Kay’s Way
Mary Kay Ash, who founded the Dallas-based cosmetics company Mary Kay, Inc., in 1963, is recognized today as one of the most successful businesswomen in U.S. history. With more than two million independent representatives in thirty-seven countries, the company’s wholesale revenues today are near $3 billion. At the time of her death in 2001, she was revered by millions of women around the world.
Mary Kay was a gifted speaker. In a convention hall, she could charm an audience of thousands. One on one, she conveyed enthusiasm and genuine warmth. To know her was to love her. To this ...