Omar Yunes gained global recognition after joining Sushi Itto as a franchisee. On December 5th, 2015, a subsidiary of Sushi Itto based in Mexico City won the 2015 Best Franchise of World award thanks to Omar Yunes’ hard work and determination. The Best Franchise of the World award honors brands that excel in the industry of franchise. The 2015 BFW ceremony was held in Italy. Mr. Yunes was only 21 when he became a member of Sushi Itto. Presently, Omar manages 13 franchised units in Veracruz, Mexico City, and Puebla. These units under the leadership of Omar have created employment to more than 400 people, and this makes Omar Yunes very happy.
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34 country representatives attended the Best Franchise of the World 2015 edition. Countries represented included Mexico, Italy, Portugal, Argentina, France, Hungary, and Brazil. During the event, franchisees, not the brand, and their effects on the network were evaluated. Aspects considered included the influence of a franchisee on the network, employee motivation, franchisee contributions to the network in terms of knowledge, franchisee implemented savings, and improvements proposed to the model. The event organizers were impressed by the skills and knowledge exhibited by Omar Yunes and more
According to Diego Elizarrarras, BFW Mexico organizer, Omar Yunes was declared the winner because of his impact on the franchisee-franchisee relationship. Sushi Itto’s CEO, Benjamin Cancelmo commended Omar Yunes for winning the prestigious award and added that Sushi Itto remains committed to offering excellent services, unique hospitality, and remarkable flavor to its customers. Prendamex franchisee, Ivan Tamer came in second in the Mexican chapter. BFW Mexican chapter Judges comprised of the Universidad Anahuac, the Mexican Franchises Association, and the Entrepreneur representatives.
Besides his Sushi Itto involvement, Omar Yunes is a Mexican investor. Additionally, he has received several professional awards for his exceptional leadership skills. His dedication to providing high-quality services to customers is unmatched. Thanks to Omar’s efforts, Sushi Itto has successfully established and adopted effective working strategies and structures. Moreover, the company has put in place a special board that focuses on implementing its most important business strategies.