Sheldon Lavin, OSI Group CEO
Sheldon Lavin graduated college with a degree in Finance and Accounting. He worked in banking and ran a financial consulting firm. In 1970, Sheldon Lavin was financial consultation for Otto & Sons Company. The company was one of the main suppliers of hamburgers to McDonald’s. Otto & Sons Company became OSI Group. Sheldon Lavin is currently the CEO and Chairman of OSI Group.
The Global Visionary Award honors visionaries who turned their dreams into reality by accomplishing their goals through persistent perseverance. India’s Vision World Academy presented Sheldon Lavin with the Global Visionary Award in 2016. The honor was in recognition of his accomplishments with thrusting OSI Group into international markets and creating significant job growth.
OSI Group receives numerous awards. In 2015 RSM US presented Sheldon Lavin with a Lifetime Achievement Award. He received the award for superior commitment to food service, and to Chicago businesses. In 2016, the British Safety Council awarded OSI Group with the Globe of Honor. They received the award for demonstrating superior environmental risk management strategies.
Sheldon Lavin entered food service industry with minimal experience, but through constant dedication, he helped OSI Group grow into a powerful international business. OSI Group employs over 20,000 people around the world. They are proud to treat employees like family. The turnover percent is very low, which helps improve the quality of the products.
When Sheldon Lavin gained complete control of OSI Group, his only goal was to grow the company into something massive. Currently, OSI Group owns over 70 facilities in 17 countries. Sheldon Lavin is an international inspiration. He demonstrates how to succeed by serving and leading. He started when the company was a fledgling business. His vision, honesty, and dedication created a global business that inspires other companies to learn more: https://www.theofficialboard.com/biography/sheldon-lavin-d4824 click here.
Sheldon Lavin wishes that the future leaders of OSI Group remember the importance of family, and continually set the standard for quality food and safe environmental practices.
OSI Group supports numerous charities around the world. The company is the highest contributing charitable partner to Ronald McDonald House Charities.