The contributions of Sheldon Lavin in the growth of OSI Group

Sheldon Lavin is an experienced food production expert. Having worked for decades in the meat and processing industry. Mr. Lavin currently serves as a chairperson and a CEO in the OSI group, one of the largest food processing company in the United States. With his leadership skills, he has shown great determination and ambition that has helped in transforming a small local burger business to a world-leading brand and a supplier of food products. Having majored in banking as a career, Mr. Lavin’s has transferred his skills to OSI industries, which was formally known as Otto and Sons Company.

The OSI Group of companies majorly deals with the custom processing of protein food for wholesale, retail distributors, and small businesses. The OSI Company was founded in the year 1910 by Otto kolschowsky as a small patty distributor. Since that time, the company has continued to grow into a largest privately owned business in America. Furthermore, it has spread to more than sixteen countries in the world with 66 facilities, it currently employees more than 25,000 employees from different parts of the world. In the year 1970, Mr. Sheldon Lavin took over the leadership of OSI Company. He has always ensured a steady rise in the expansion of the company, and he has always insisted on keeping it that way. Because of his skills in leadership, the Chicago business community awarded him a Lifetime Achievement Award.

Furthermore, a year later Sheldon Lavin was presented with another award called Global Visionary Award in September 2006 by Vision World Academy from India. He is a devoted person and has always aimed at inspiring the next generation of people to be good leaders and care for the welfare of everyone. In his company, many of his employees have stated that they do not believe there is an employer that cares much about his employee’s welfare as he does. He envisions all his employees in the company as one family; this has created harmony and happiness among his employees. This is one of his many tips towards his success. Sheldon Lavin has no any plan of retiring soon since he wants to keep the company driving towards glory.