Sheldon Lavin is the current chairman and CEO of OSI Group. OSI Group is an internationally acclaimed company that deals with the production and distribution of food products. Since joining the company in the year 1970, Sheldon Lavin has foreseen much of the company’s growth throughout the years. Under his leadership, OSI Group has grown from a mere McDonald burger supplier to an internationally recognized company that brings together OSI Industries, LLC USA and International, and LLC and OSI International Food.
Sheldon Lavin rise to the top began in 1970 when he organized the financing of the Otto & Sons company which had plans of expanding the facility and become the principle supplier of hamburgers in Midwest. Before being involved Otto & Sons, Lavin worked as a financial consultant where he envisioned working for his own company.
OSI Group is currently located in over 17 countries globally. From these countries, a total of 80 facilities which deal with the supply of protein products, vegetables, baked goods, and sauces are available. As the CEO of the OSI Group, Sheldon Lavin is involved in ensuring the efficiency and quality of the company’s products and overseeing the global operations of the company.
Sheldon Lavin joined the Iowa State University in the year 1983. He pursued a four-year degree program and graduated in the year 1987 with a Bachelor of Science Degree.
The Global Visionary Award is an award that recognizes the contributions of various people who turned their dreams into reality. This award is usually presented to the visionary by the India’s Vision World Academy. As a visionary, Sheldon won this award in 2016 thanks to his contributions towards the growth of OSI Group LLC.
Apart from the Global Visionary Award, Sheldon Lavin has also won the McGladrey Lifetime Achievement Award. This award was issued out to Sheldon in 2015 in recognition to his undying commitment towards the growth of OSI Group.
As the CEO of the company, and at the age of 83, Lavin’s vision is to expand the company and make it more profitable. As a reputable company under the stewardship of Sheldon Lavin, the CEO puts his workers at the forefront since he recognizes their importance for the company.