The 90s would see the rise of what would be coined "plus size" models. One of the models to push the boundaries and emerge at the head of the pack was Wendy Brooks. A Toronto based beauty of Jamaican heritage. Now retired, I sat with her on a bright Sunday morning overlooking the turquoise waters of the Caribbean Sea to discuss her rapid rise and years of success in the fashion industry.

We discussed the early days of her career and details about the business that aspiring models should definitely pay attention to.