Omar Yunes is an entrepreneur and businessman hailing from Mexico. He is best known for his various franchises of Sushi Itto that he owns. Business is something that Omar Yunes is extremely well versed with, which is why he has managed to be so successful at it. Most recently, Omar Yunes was awarded for his efforts of being a brilliant franchise owner, as he won the Best Franchisee of the World (BFW) award. He received the award in Florence Italy, as part of BFW’s awards ceremony. Taking pride in his roots, Omar Yunes stood tall as one of the best Mexican franchise owners at the competition.
Omar Yunes is someone who has dedicated all that he has to his businesses. He is governed by a highly strict code that he follows and expects all the employees at the franchises to follow. He set up his first franchise when he was just 21, and since then, has made quite an impact in the sector. He has also been instrumental in building up the brand of Sushi Itto and has been one of the major playing reasons for its success in the country. He has implemented numerous positive measure at his outlets which have boosted business significantly, which has garnered him the praise that he deserves. Omar Yunes has his franchises set up in three main cities in the country and owns almost ten percent of the total Sushi Itto outlets in the entire country.
BFW is an organization that aims to give credit to franchise owners and awards those who have made remarkable advances for the overall benefit of the businesses. Even though the organization sees a lot of franchise owners coming from big brands, the company name alone is not a factor in determining the winner of the award. The organization looks at the franchise owner as an individual and does not account for the brand that they represent as a whole, to give the contestants a more fair playing ground. Every year, numerous franchise owners from all over the globe come together to be a part of one of the biggest events in the franchising industry.