Vanette “Vannie” Ryanes’ entry into the direct selling field as an
Independent Watkins Associate 15 years ago was more than an opportunity
to make extra money. It was a chance to immerse herself in what she
loved—cooking. Today Ryanes coaches others who are interested in setting up home-based businesses.
The woman had just bought a new car at the Mile One dealership, but she
was sad to see her old one go. So she let a dealership staffer take a
picture of her with both — and Mile One connected her with the buyer of
her old car online.