Franchise business is one of the most sorted after business in the economy today. With an already existing brand in the market, it is easy to make huge profits without breaking a sweat. The Best Franchisee of the World Award, however, is seeking to change things by recognizing the efforts of franchisees and motivate them to make positive modifications on the already existing model provided for them by their Franchisor. One individual who has excelled in this is Omar Yunes.
Omar Yunes is one of the few distinguished franchisees in the world today whose remarkable efforts in their brand have been appreciated all over the world. Mr. Omar started his franchising venture at the tender age of 21 years when he owned his first Sushi Itto food in Mexico. Since then, his passion for the franchise business and in particular the Sushi Itto brand has seen him grow his ownership in the food chain to 13 food stores that are spread across Puebla, Mexico City, and Veracruz.
To most people, Omar Yunes win as the Mexican Franchisee and Franchisee of the World 2015 was befitting the contributions he has made in the industry. Through the 13 food chains distributed across Mexico, Omar Yunes has been able to employee at least 400 workers. Omar Yunes has also positively contributed to the overall success of the brand according to sentiments of Sushi Itto’s CEO, Mr. Benjamin Cancelmo. Benjamin noted that as a brand, they were confident and satisfied with the efforts of Omar in terms of delivering quality and enjoyable products to their customers.
The 2015 Best Franchisee of the World Award took place in Italy and saw 34 different countries of the world represented. Among the countries represented were Italy, Hungary, Portugal, France, Argentina, Brazil, and Mexico to name but a few. With all this representation, Mr. Omar’s win was not only an individual win but also his country’s as this was a boost of confidence to the international franchise investors that Mexico as a country can accommodate international franchise brands.
About Omar Yunes
Omar Yunes is an established franchisee with over 15 years of experience in the industry. Currently, he is the leading franchisee of Sushi Itto’s brand owning at least 10% of the entire brand’s food chain. He has greatly contributed to employment opportunities in Mexico by employing at least 400 employees in his 13 franchises.