Sheldon Lavin is the CEO and chairman of OSI Group. Apart from his significant role at the firm, he is also a General Trustee of Rush University Medical Center, as well as the President of OSI International Foods Limited. He has previously been the Director at National Fish and Wildlife Foundation.
He took his first step in food processing industry at the Kolschowsky family. He planned for its financing. Sheldon Lavin has been in OSI Group since it’s infant days, where he involved himself in assignments relating to finance. His continuous stay at the firm has enabled him to have enough skills in the food industry.
This in return has made the daily undertakings of the firm to improve into the international scene from the domestic food processing entity. The company has more than 80 facilities in 17 countries, dealing with protein products, vegetable items, baked goods, and sauces.
Under his leadership, he has always encouraged his employees to be loyal in their assignments. This has enabled the firm to have tremendous success. His trait of teamwork has facilitated him to hear different opinions and share his accomplishments and this in return has made him more productive.
His vision for the firm has been to increase it into the World class food processing industry. His passion for innovation has always propelled the firm ahead, and the firm has inversely nurtured this power. He has dedicated his time to the welfares of the enterprise.
Sheldon Lavin and his leadership have implemented strategies and rules to run the firm’s undertakings. The company has budgetary limits, adheres to its responsibilities. He motivates his employees to work as family members; this enables them to work with a lot of passion and a high degree of commitment.
Sheldon Lavin together with his colleagues have been engaging in corporate social responsibility. They give back to the community in which they operate in. They further encourage other individuals to be philanthropic.
Lavin’s efforts at the firm have been honored and recognized. He has acknowledged the satisfactory of what he has achieved and appreciated the individuals who have contributed to his successes at OSI Group.