Omar Yunes is one of the top franchise owners of the restaurant chain, Sushi Itto. Omar Yunes currently lives in Mexico, where all of the chains outlets currently are. He has been vital to the growth of the chain and has been one of the instrumental people in the company’s growth and development. Recently, Omar Yunes was the recipient of the prestigious Franchisee of the Year Award by the BFW, which stands for Best Franchisees of the World. The organization is one that was formed to show appreciation to the franchise owners who contribute immensely to making the business or company a success. Omar Yunes was one of the only Mexican people to be nominated among all the people coming from numerous countries. The awards are given out every year, with the ceremony being held this year in Florence, Italy.
All the people that are selected and nominated to be part of the ceremony are specially chosen by a panel of judges who have a vast amount of experience in the field of franchising. While judging the contestants, only their skill and contribution is taken into consideration, and not the entire company as a whole. This is mainly done so that the contestants can be analyzed on a more level playing field, which can then help them to choose a winner efficiently. Omar Yunes was seen as a perfect fit for this year’s award, owing to the incredible amount of dedication he has towards the company and maintaining his outlets.
Currently, Omar Yunes is the owner of numerous Sushi Itto outlets in the country and owns about ten percent of the total stores that the company has. He has solely been responsible for the growth that the restaurant chain has been seeing recently. He has brought fresh new ideas to Sushi Itto, to help it grow and develop in the right direction.
Omar Yunes has always been extremely business minded, which is why he started working in his first business when he was just twenty-one years old. Since then, he has grown incredibly from a professional standpoint, which is why is now seen as such a successful figure in the franchising industry.