Sheldon Lavin is the CEO of OSI Group, a leading meat and food products company started in Aurora Illinois. He joined the company in the 1970s and became actively involved in the operations of the company. By then, the company was known as Otto & Sons Company. Sheldon purchased controlling interest in the company to ensure that the company remains stable. Levin helped steer the company to profitability, and tremendous growth. Having a background in finance, he advised the company on financing and expanding the market beyond Illinois to rest of world, including North America, Japan, Asia, and the Philippines. Nowadays, he is in charge of one of the most successful companies in the food processing industry.
OSI Group is involved in large-scale operations in the food industry with joint ventures and facilities across the world. Sheldon does not work alone and has assembled a team of ambitious individual and build a collective culture. Ever since Sheldon took the mantle of leadership at the company, staff turnover is very low, meaning that the employees are satisfied. He keeps up to date with changes in the business environment, including consumer preferences. Thus, the company can meet the needs of customers.
The story of Sheldon Lavin is a humble one, from a mere financial advisor to a successful CEO of an excellent food processing company. He is an investor in his league, with unmatched business acumen. That would not have been possible, were it not for the entrepreneurial vision, hard work, and zeal. Sheldon has won various awards for his philanthropic works, of assisting disadvantaged families by providing housing, and supporting those with chronic illnesses. Sheldon Lavin realized the need to give back to the society, and want them to be successful as he is.
About OSI group
From humble beginnings to a leading food provider, OSI group Journey to success has been smooth sailing. Its out of hard work and dedication of a team led by CEO Sheldon Lavin. The company is well positioned in the global market with operations in 17 countries employing over 20,000 employees. The company transformation journey has been because of continuous innovation, partnerships, and executive leadership offed by Sheldon Lavin. OSI’s Sheldon Lavin receives Global Visionary Award. The company has invested in the latest technology in the food handling, food safety, and quality.