YO! Sushi wins ‘Best Large Restaurant Group’ for the second year running

YO! Sushi has won the ‘Best Large restaurant Group’ at the Caterer.com’s ‘Best Employers in Hospitality Awards 2014’ for the second year running. YO! Sushi triumphed over some well-established chains in the industry including Ed’s Easy Diner as well as newer concepts in the category such as Bill’s and Wahaca.

Following up this impressive win with more good news, YO! Sushi! Was placed 12th overall in the ‘Top 60 Best Employers in Hospitality 2014’ making it the leader for its category. Hundreds of employers entered the awards and almost 9,000 employees completed the survey, with 60 employers gaining an engagement score high enough to allow them to be entered into the Top 60 Best Employers in Hospitality 2014.

The Caterer.com’s awards are in their fourth year and represent employers from all sectors, producing not just one top award but a top 60 ranking and category winners representing all key sectors. It is these approaches that make these awards unique to the hospitality industry and truly representative.

People Director Suresh Banarse said: “YO! Sushi is committed to ensuring our employees are happy and have every opportunity to be developed in their career. After all, a happy workforce delivers a great dining experience for customers. We’re thrilled to have won this award for the second year running and will continue to make sure our restaurants provide fantastic opportunities for staff.”

Neil Pattison, Sales Director of Caterer.com commented: “The best employers understand how much employee engagement matters and why. They are the ones who really consider their employees and work hard to develop and motivate them, and this is reflected in their customer satisfaction levels, employee retention and overall business success.’’