Sheldon Lavin is the chief executive officer and chairman of OSI Group, a leading global supplier of custom value-added food products. The company has been delivering its leading products to world’s largest food service and retail food brands. Lavin is highly revered in the food and meat processing industry. He is the president of OSI International Foods. He is actively involved in the company’s operations with the objective of enhancing its success and competitiveness in the global food industry.
Since 1970, Lavin has gained extensive industry experience. His relationship with the company started when he was asked to arrange financing for Otto & Sons, which was renamed to OSI group. Under his leadership, OSI Group rapidly grew from a local food processing company to a global industry leader. The company has more than 60 facilities, which are spread across 60 countries.
In acknowledgement of Lavin’s significant accomplishment of bringing OSI Group into the international platform and contributing to worldwide job growth, India’s Vision World Academy presented him with a Global Visionary Award in 2016. Lavin said that he was humbled and honored to be a recipient of such coveted award. The executive was also proud of his efforts in helping OSI Group to grow into a global powerhouse. Lavin has spent his life focusing on the overall welfare of the company and its employees across the world.
Under Lavin’s visionary leadership, OSI Group has received multiple sustainability and environmental awards. The company has continued to expand its operations to other parts of the globe. Lavin hopes that the forthcoming generations of corporate leaders will be eager to prioritize the sustainability of their corporations. Lavin says that he desires to inspire the next group of corporate leaders to commit themselves to growing their firms in responsible ways that contribute to the development of the global economy and provide their teams with great opportunities.
Lavin continues to dedicate his time to charitable causes even as he works full time to ensure that OSI Group maintains its leadership position in the industry. He is involved in charitable activities, including supporting Ronald McDonald House Charities. Lavin posits that he has always been proud of giving back to the society. Sheldon’s words of wisdom are an inspiration to startup companies and professionals. At the core of his company is an entrepreneurial agility and passion that leads to curiosity and a can-do belief in customer collaborations. To this end, customers turn to OSI Group for fresh and innovative approaches to deliver the next generation of food solutions while turning their ideas into viable products.
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