03/08/18  •  Rochester

Breaking the mold, one Frosty at a time

Hélène, the first black pageant contestant to become Wendy, the red-headed fast food icon, tells how that almost didn’t happen. But, the experience ended up having a lifelong influence on her.

From the event: New Beginnings

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Hélène Biandude Hofer

Hélène is a journalist, TV newsmagazine host, producer, and entrepreneur. You can catch her on WXXI-TV's Need to Know and on her soon-to-launch site: www.TheEmptyHanger.tv. Hélène can also be spotted grabbing an occasional frosty at the East Avenue Wendy's.

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