Omar Yunes gained international acclaim after joining a Japanese food service network, Shushi Itto, as a franchise. He helped one of Sushi Itto’s subsidiary to win the 2015 Best Franchise of the World (BFW) award in a ceremony held in Florence, Italy. The award goes to brands that are excelling in the franchising landscape. While speaking during the BFW award ceremony, Omar Yunes attributed the company’s success to its 400 employees. Besides Mexico City, Sushi Itto operates 13 more franchise units in Puebla and Veracruz. Professionals at Sushi Itto have been instrumental in helping the food industry develop innovative and exceptional products.
BFW award ceremony featured representatives from 34 nations including Hungary, Portugal, Brazil, and Mexico. The honorees were awarded based on their contribution to brand, influence, knowledge, and motivation of employees. Omar’s involvement in helping Sushi Itto control and implement and adopt better management strategies earned him the first position in the national qualifier category. The second place went to Ivan Tamer, who works as a franchise at Prendamex. According to Benjamin Cancelmo, Sushi’s CEO, BFW’s award reflect the company’ commitment to offering excellent customer service. The judges for the coveted BFW award comprised of the Mexican Association of Franchise, the Entrepreneur, and the Universidad Anahuac.
About Omar Yunes
Besides his role at Shushi Itto, Omar Yunes is an accomplished investor in Mexico. He has won several accolades in the Best Franchisee of the World competition. As a franchisee, Omar Yunes specializes in the food production industry. Currently, he oversees over 13 franchises in Mexico City, Puebla, and Veracruz. Omar Yunes uses aggressive and persuasive techniques to market his products. Driven by his passion for serving in the food industry, Omar Yunes’ brand has created over 400 job opportunities within Sushi Itto’s 13 franchise units. Omar Yunes’ efforts helped Sushi Itto to establish and adopt efficient working strategies in the food industry. Again, he initiated the formation of a board to focus on implementing the company’s policies. Omar Yunes joined Sushi Itto aged 21 years. Under his leadership, Sushi Itto has grown to one of Mexico’s most prestigious restaurants. Omar has an in-depth knowledge of Mexico’s dining landscape.