OSI Group is a global provider of food products that boasts of excellent growth over the years. The company is headed by David McDonald an Iowa born and raised citizen. He studied Animal Science at the Iowa State University from where he gained his Bachelor’s Degree.
At the time of joining the company, he served as its Project Manager and he was serving North American Meat Institute as their Chairman. McDonald has designed a number of strategies that have seen the company register remarkable growth.
Notably, after he took over the company as its president, huge strides have been made, putting it on the international map as one of the most successful food service providers.
Besides working for OSI Food Solutions, he is also devoted to utilizing available resources to positively impact the community of Iowa State. In line with this, he is actively involved in the Agricultural Entrepreneurship Initiative, which develops entrepreneurial opportunities for college students.
Specifically, in 2011 he planned a visit to the OSI facilities in China for some students, one of whom currently works with the organization.
David McDonald also supports his organization, Alpha Gamma Rho, through generous scholarship funding. For instance, during the building of a fundraiser campaign for AGR house, McDonald was among the first support the initiative. Basically, this involvement shows McDonald’s devotion to promoting the success of not only OSI Food Solutions but also that of others in the community.
David McDonald has been involved in a number of ventures that seek to promote the success of OSI Group. Among them is the purchase of the famous Baho Foods, a company that concentrated on Deli meat among other food products.
The acquisition did not only help the company to gain a great presence in the European Food delivery sector, but also placed it in a better position in the international arena.
Notable is also the establishment of poultry farming in one of the world’s leading poultry farming countries; China. According to McDonald, this is one of the most successful ventures that the company has ever undertaken.
McDonald, who has served OSI Group for 30 years opines that they have been able to make excellent progress as a result of the dynamic partnerships they establish with their customers., Striving to satisfy the needs of their customers has also helped them to grow.
Moreover, according to David McDonald, getting new customers and keeping the existing ones has not been very challenging since they observe high-quality standards and impeccable service delivery.