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Starting a restaurant is easy, but making it popular among the people and running it successfully is difficult. Omar Yunes, one of the youngest millionaires in Mexico was able to do just that when he was just 21. Omar Yunes has always been passionate about food and fascinated having his restaurant. Omar found the opportunity he was looking for when Sushi Itto came to Mexico. Sushi Itto is a Japanese fusion fast food, which quickly became a sensation among the Mexican population. Omar Yunes didn’t waste time in realizing that the business has a lot of potentials and would work well, which is when he invested and started the first franchise of Sushi Itto brand in Mexico City when he was just 21 years old.
Omar Yunes currently owns and manages 13 Sushi Itto joints and has plans to add much more in the days to come. He has won many awards as an entrepreneur and for maintaining high standards in his restaurants in the food industry. Recently, he even won the Best Franchisee of the World Competition, which is a very fierce competition where hundreds of participants from 34 countries or more participate annually. In 2015, Omar Yunes was named the winner of the BFW Competition, and as per the organizers, he won the competition by a considerable margin due to the high points he gained from the judges in just about every parameter in which the franchise was judged.
Winning such a fierce competition is not an easy feat, but Omar Yunes won it, and over the years, has won many other leading competitions and awards in the food industry. One of the secrets behind his success is that he ensures that his employees are well-paid and are motivated. Omar Yunes also supervises the management of all his 13 fast food restaurants to make sure that if there are any corrective measures that need to be taken, are made without delay. Omar Yunes has many plans for the future in the food industry. Upon winning the BFW Competition, Omar Yunes didn’t hesitate to give all the credit to his dedicated workforce of over 400 employees for his achievements.