Sheldon Lavin is the Chief Operating Officer and Chairman of the food and meat processing industry giant the OSI Group, LLC. He’s also OSI International Foods Limited’s president. Even at his advanced age, Lavin is actively involved with the day-to-day operations of the company. His almost 50 years of experience and success in the food services industry has earned Sheldon Lavin numerous awards and accolades and the respect of his peers and industry experts. Lavin is also beloved by the OSI Group’s staff for the wonderful way he treats them and the excellent benefits the company provides under his leadership.
In the 1970s Lavin became involved with the OSI Group when the company was looking for the financial resources to expand. At the time Sheldon Lavin ran an accounting firm and had a background in banking. After getting them the financing they needed, Lavin remained involved in the company. He eventually purchased a controlling interest. Lavin provided the vision and leadership it took to transform the OSI Group from simply a domestic food processing company into and international food industry leader. The company now has 80 facilities in 17 countries worldwide.
In 2016, India’s Vision World Academy gave Lavin the prestigious Global Visionary Award for his work in building the OSI Group into an international food industry powerhouse. The company has also received numerous environmental and sustainability awards under Lavin’s leadership. Lavin has spent almost 5 decades committed to improving the OSI Group’s growth and development, the food and customer service they provide and the quality of life for the company’s 20,000 workers. He is an inspiration to the young corporate leaders of today as his leadership exemplifies responsible growth.
The husband and father of three doesn’t plan to slow down any time soon. Sheldon Lavin remains committed to the global expansion of the OSI Group. He’s also committed to uplifting the communities in which the company does business by creating employment and other economic opportunities for its citizens. Lavin also continues to give generously to a variety of charitable causes and philanthropic organizations. Sheldon Lavin used his academic background in accounting and finance and interest in business to build a world-class company that’s a food industry global leader.
Sheldon Lavin has crafted an illustrious career filled with unparalleled success. He has grown the OSI Group by focusing on innovation, treating employees like family and responsible social and environmental activities.
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