Eddie Flores, Jr. is a distinguished entrepreneur and community philanthropist in Hawaii. He is the founder and CEO of L&L Hawaiian Barbecue, a unique restaurant concept with 200 locations worldwide. Eddie was born in Hong Kong to a Filipino father and a Chinese mother and immigrated to America with his family when he was 16. Eddie graduated from the University of Hawai'i with a bachelor's degree and also earned a master's degree from the University of Oklahoma.
Eddie speaks and reads Chinese and has extensive dealings with Chinese in the United States and in China. Prior to starting L&L, Eddie worked as a business broker listing and selling restaurants for many Chinese clients. Eddie worked extensively to plan and facilitate the opening of L&L Hawaiian Barbecue in China and achieved success in 2012 when L&L opened its first store in the province of Guangdong. Eddie is also the 2015 president of the Chinese Chamber of Commerce in Hawaii and previously served on the board of the East West Center.
Eddie is also a leading authority on the Hawaii real estate market and one of the state's most popular real estate instructors. As an author, Eddie has written three books, "Listing and Selling Business Opportunities", "How to List and Sell Business Opportunities", and "$266 Million Winning Lottery Recipes."
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