Sheldon Lavin has a great history as a business leader. He has been in the foods industry for the past four decades with a company called OSI Group. OSI Group is a leading producer of value-added food in the world. The company has its headquarters in Aurora. It has spread its wings to more than 17 countries and has opened over 65 food production plants in different countries. This organization aims to provide humanity with healthy and tasty food products which can be prepared with ease. Mainly they deal with protein foods although they have shown interests in diversification in recent times. They have started producing vegetable products among others.
Sheldon Lavin is the chairman and CEO of this company. He took up this position in the 1980s. When he joined this company, it was not as established as it is now. In fact, it was in its initial stages of expansion. It was being run as a family-owned business, and it is only after he joined the list of partners that it changed to OSI Industries an embarked on a journey of taking it to the world. Sheldon has been a critical player in the growth of OSI group, and everything that has happened has mainly been through his own initiative. He has raised the company from the small business it was, to now that it is a leading business in the world.
Sheldon Lavin has proved his potential through the actions he has taken a senior leader in this business. He has introduced new methods of doing things which have made OSI Group a competitive food producer. The company has embraced Research and Development as part of its initiatives to remain at the top of the industry. He has established two centers that deal with this field to make the company always relevant. There is a lot that needs to be done for a company to move in the right direction and Sheldon Lavin seems to be doing all of it. He is venturing into new lengths by embracing innovation.
Sheldon has received awards for the work he has carried out in this company. He was the 2016 recipient of the Global Visionary Award. It is through his initiative to create OSI Group into a leading global company that earned him this award. He has lived up to his dreams of making the company great. Simply he has turned his dreams into reality.