Restaurant Owner Finds Recipe of Success

Eddie Flores
Eddie Flores

WAIKIKI (KHNL) - Eddie Flores has found the recipe of success in serving plate lunches over the years.

Flores, founder of the Hawaii based "L and L" restaurant chain takes home top honors for his accomplishment.  Sales and Marketing Executives International named Flores "Sales Person of the Year" Thursday.

"Well it's really, I'm overwhelmed and honored to receive this prestigious award. I'm so happy about it," said Flores.

There are more than 180 "L and L" locations nationwide. They can be found in 8 other states including California, Washington and New York .

Flores is also passionate about giving back to the community. In 1993, he established the Filipino Fiesta and Parade. He attributes his success to hard work and dedication.