“My grandfather would often talk to me about America and the opportunity it offered anyone who worked hard.” – Leo Lopez
Leo Lopez, son of Cuban émigrés, worked at a McDonald’s in Miami from high school through college. He decided to pursue a career in banking, only to find himself lured back to become an owner/operator. Like many other franchisees, Leo has purchased, grown, and sold multiple locations. He has been involved for many years with the McDonald’s Hispanic Operators Association.