Sheldon Lavin is the chair and CEO of OSI Group, LLC. He has built his profile in the food and meat processing sector as a charismatic leader and a great team player. Lavin is the current OSI International Foods Ltd president. The talented operator is actively involved in the functions of the company.
Mr. Sheldon Lavin started his career journey back in 1970. The investor had a financial consulting firm and was working in the finance department at Otto & Son. The firm later developed to OSI Group. Under his leadership, the enterprise quickly developed from a local food processing entity to a global industry leader. OSI Group has over 60 outlets in 60 countries. In 2016 Lavin received Global Visionary Award presented by India’s Vision World Academy for taking OSI to an international level.
Under his tenure, OSI Group has received many sustainability and environmental titles. He hopes that the future leaders will keep winning more awards for the company. Mr. Lavin seeks to motivate upcoming corporate heads to dedicate their lives to growing their entities in responsible ways. He leads by example and his life is a good illustration of how leaders must devote themselves in serving their companies. His continued support to the business field and charitable organizations has earned him recognition and awards both locally and internationally.
Achievement of OSI Group CEO
Sheldon Lavin joined the meat industry over 40 years ago. He has held the chairman and chief executive officer position for more than four decades. Lavin transformed OSI Group into an international food supplier with over 55 facilities in various regions. The entity has now established markets internationally and nationally. At 81 years, he is still working to expand this firm.
Sheldon Lavin has participated in various services and won numerous awards. He has worked in different firms as a member of their leadership unit. He was a board member of Rush University Medical Center, Trustee for Ronald McDonald House Charities, Goodman Theatre, and director and president of the Sheba Foundation. He has worked as the Director of National Fish and Wildlife Foundation.
Lavin is an active participant in charitable movements like Ronald McDonald House Charities, The National Multiple Sclerosis Society, the Inner City Foundation of Chicago, Jewish United Fund, and Boys and Girls Clubs of Chicago. His job enabled him to raise three children and give back to the society while growing OSI Group. These organizations prove that Lavin is a true philanthropist.
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