On their way to achieving the American Dream, Ben and Virginia Ali, Amy Igloi Matsuno and Siraj Virani passed through war-torn countries, survived race riots or endured personal tragedies. In recognition of their spirit and determination, these restaurateurs will receive the American Dream Award as part of the 2009 Faces of Diversity Awards program. The program was founded by the National Restaurant Association and PepsiCo Foodservice three years ago to celebrate the restaurant ...

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