About Wendy Thomas
It has been stated that the current size of Wendy Thomas net worth is as much as 100 million dollars as of right now. She is mostly known as a child of a popular American businessman, Dave Thomas. To him, she was the fourth child in the family. Dave Thomas is known as a founder of “Wendy’s”, which is one of the most popular fast food names in the United States.
Wendy Thomas is known as a mascot as well as a namesake of the company’s brand. Wendy Thomas is a spokesperson for “Wendy’”, which is one of the main sources of Wendy Thomas net worth, as well. It is also known that her current name after marriage has been changed to Wendy Morse, however, as a spokesperson for “Wendy’s”, she uses her name as Wendy Thomas.
Wendy Thomas was born in Columbus, Ohio, in 1961. When she was growing up, Wendy Thomas was unable to pronounce certain letters, such as E, R, Q and L, which made it difficult for her to even pronounce her own name, Melinda. Therefore, she began to be called Wendy, which was easier for her to say.
When she was 8 years old, Wendy became a namesake for the company her father created, which was “Wendy’s Old Fashioned Hamburgers”.
The company was also called “Wendy’s” as its shortened version. In addition to the company being named as her name, Wendy Thomas’ face was also used in the company’s logo, where a girl’s face with red braids was used.
Talking about her later life, in 1983, Wendy Thomas became a graduate of the University of Florida. There, she earned her BA degree in consumerism. Thus, the career she chose was quite close to the work of her father. Until 1999, Wendy Thomas was even an owner of a couple of her father’s restaurants, which were founded in Texas. Therefore, it also increased the total size of Wendy Thomas net worth.
When her father died in 2002, his children, including Wendy Thomas, bought all the “Wendy’s” restaurants established in Columbus, Ohio. In 2010, it was stated that more than 30 “Wendy’s” restaurants belonged to Wendy Thomas, where she served either as an owner or a co-owner. Therefore, owning these restaurants also increased the overall amount of Wendy Thomas net worth. In the same year, 2010, Wendy Thomas started to appear on Wendy’s commercials on TV.