Sheldon Lavin is at the peak of his entrepreneurship and is busy helping Osi group in expanding globally. So far the company has acquired Baho Food and Tyson Food Plant. The goal is to avail modern food processing to the nations in the world. Sheldon began Osi Group because of his passion for the food industry. The company was just a meat processing industry and later grew by introducing other foods.
Forty-three years ago, Sheldon realized his interest in the meat business and embarked on his successful career. The decision of venturing into food business was made after he had worked in the banking sector and owning a consultancy firm. Since Osi started, Sheldon has been the CEO of the company. His leadership has led it to become an international supplier of food products.
Sheldon Lavin is not the only one who has made the company successful. Employees have played a significant role in getting the company where it is now. Sheldon is proud of the minimal employee turnover at his company. He has created a favorable environment for employees to thrive in their career. Osi Group appreciates young and fresh talent. As long as an employee is passionate, Osi Group is the right place.
Sheldon believes in philanthropy and giving back to the community. The businesses are successful because of the community’s support. As a form of appreciating and showing he is a part of it, Sheldon is involved in several charities. Among the charities, he has participated are Boys and Girls Clubs of Chicago, Jewish United Fund, the Inner City Foundation of Chicago, National Multiple Sclerosis Society and United Negra College Fund among others.
Due to his hard work and commitment, Sheldon Lavin was rewarded with the Global Visionary Award. The award appreciates and recognizes entrepreneurs and other visionaries who are successful in their dreams. Since the Vision World Academy started these awards, it has honored people from different sectors who have succeeded through perseverance and persistence. The year 2016 was the fifth time the Academy was rewarding a visionary.
Other awards have been for the company such as Globe of Honor Award. It was from the British Safety Council recognizing the company’s creative techniques in mitigating environmental pollution. Forbes ranked Osi at position sixty-six in the companies that are leading in food and beverage. All these awards and recognition are a result of Sheldon Lavin’s sacrifice and able leadership of the company. Sheldon Lavin is still serving his company even at his retirement years. He is proud of the far he has come with his achievements.
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