Unwrapping Buffalo: VBN introduces Canadian contest winners to Queen City boutiques

blog by Ben Kirst  • 

{video_photo_caption}Hello, Canada: welcome to Buffalo.

It’s a warm Saturday night in North Buffalo and I’m at Empire Grill to chat up 10 Canadian women who I’ve never met in my life.

No worries for my wife, though—I am here at the invite of Karen Fashana, marketing manager for