Sheldon Lavin is the CEO and Chairman of OSI Group in Chicago, Illinois. He is also the President of OSI International Ltd. He has gained extensive knowledge of the meat and food processing industry since 1970 when he became involved with the Otto & Sons’ financing. Otto & Sons is also the former name of OSI Group.
Since Lavin’s current roles at this organization, OSI Group has grown quickly into a flourishing food processing corporation that has extended worldwide. As a matter of fact, this company is now an international industry leader that has over 60 locations in 60 different countries.
Recognitions and Awards
The Global Visionary Award was presented on February 20, 2016, from India’s Vision World Academy. This award was presented to him in recognition of all his amazing accomplishments made for the worldwide growth of OSI Group. He expressed how he felt humbled and honored to win such a prestigious award of this magnitude. Having said this, Lavin has expressed how proud he is of his life’s work and how committed he is to the welfare of this organization and its personnel.
The company has also gained a long list of sustainability and environmental awards since being under Lavin’s leadership. Their awards include safety and health risks management and environmental management.
Lavin hopes that the corporate leaders after him will continue to prioritize. Lavin stated that he is working on inspiring the future corporate leaders so that they can dedicate themselves to grow their organizations responsibly that will contribute to the worldwide opportunities and commerce growth for their employees.
His Charitable Efforts & Personal Life
Besides giving inspiring words of wisdom, Lavin still has a long way before slowing down. In addition to continually being strategic for his company, he finds time in staying committed and involved in charitable work. One of the charities he is very involved in is the Ronald McDonald House Charities. OSI’s Sheldon Lavin Receives Global Visionary Award
And lastly, Lavin is mostly proud of different things in his legacy and career. One of the proudest events is him being involved in the raising of his three children with his wife. The other proud moments include him simultaneously growing his organization and giving back to the community. Sheldon Lavin, Chairman And CEO Of OSI Group, LLC