Mark Wahlberg surprises first customer with FaceTime meeting car dealership

Mark Wahlberg surprises first customer with FaceTime meeting car dealership


MARK: AS YOU MAY HAVE HEARD… BOBBY LAYMAN CHEVROLET IS NOW MARK WAHLBERG CHEVROLET– AND TODAY IS THEIR FIRST OFFICIAL, FULL-DAY OF BUSINESS. COLLEEN: NBC4’S COURTNEY YUEN SPOKE TO WAHLBERG’S PARTNER AND A LUCKY CUSTOMER WHO GOT A SPECIAL SURPRISE FROM THE MOVIE STAR. COURTNEY YUEN: “SHE WASN’T EXPECTING IT… BUT ONE OF THE DEALERSHIPS FIRST CUSTOMERS GOT TO MEET MARK WAHLBERG ON FACETIME.” MARK WAHLBERG NATS: “NICE TO MEET YOU ON FACETIME, HOW ARE YOU?” TERRI O’BRIEN, CUSTOMER: “YOU COULD SEE HE WAS JUST AN ORDINARY GUY. GENUINENESS IN HIM.” TERRI O’BRIEN BOUGHT A CAR HERE THREE YEARS AGO. SHE HAD NO IDEA THERE HAD BEEN A CHANGE IN OWNERSHIP TERRI O’BRIEN, CUSTOMER: “IT WAS REALLY FUNNY WHEN I WENT TO PUT THE DOWN PAYMENT DOWN, I MADE THE CHECK OUT TO BOBBY LAYMAN CHEVROLET AND DON THE SALESMAN HERE TOLD ME, YOU’RE GOING TO HAVE TO VOID THAT CHECK AND MAKE IT PAYABLE TO MARK WAHLBERG CHEVROLET AND I SAID, ‘WHAT?'” 16 TODAY WAS THE FIRST OFFICIAL, FULL-DAY OF BUSINESS FOR THE FAMOUS ACTOR AND HIS BUSINESS PARTNER, JAY FELDMAN. TERRI O’BRIEN, CUSTOMER: “HE SAID, ‘YEAH, AS OF 10 MINUTES AGO IT WAS MARK WAHLBERG CHEVROLET.’ I GO, ‘OH MY GOSH!’ AND THEN I EVEN SAID I BELIEVE, ‘THE MARK WAHL…YES!'” FELDMAN OWNS CAR DEALERSHIPS IN MICHIGAN ALREADY AND HAS KNOWN WAHLBERG FOR THE LAST FIVE YEARS. JAY FELDMAN, CEO: “ONE DAY I WAS IN MARK’S MOVIE TRAILER IN BOSTON AND HE STARTED ASKING ME SOME QUESTIONS ABOUT THE CAR BUSINESS, SO WE DECIDED RIGHT THERE WE WERE GOING TO START LOOKING FOR A CAR DEALERSHIP TOGETHER.” 10 HE SAYS WAHLBERG HAS ALWAYS WANTED TO OWN A CAR DEALERSHIP AND ALREADY SPENDS A LOT OF TIME IN OHIO. THE ACTOR HAS A RESTAURANT — “WAHLBURGERS” — IN CLEVELAND. JAY FELDMAN, CEO: “A HUGE PART OF HIS FANS ARE IN THE MIDWEST AND OHIO’S A GREAT STATE AND THERE’S A LOT GOING ON HERE AND WE’RE JUST EXCITED.” FELDMAN SAYS HIS BUSINESS PARTNER WILL BE IN COLUMBUS SOON… WITH PLANS TO MEET O’BRIEN IN PERSON. MARK WAHLBERG NATS: “I LOOK FORWARD TO SEEING YOU SOON. ALRIGHT! GOD BLESS. ALRIGHT, GOD BLESS YOU.” COURTNEY YUEN: “WAHLBERG IS EXPECTED TO VISIT COLUMBUS IN AUGUST. LOCAL FOR YOU IN

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