Sheldon Lavin has been working for OSI Group for over 40 years. Currently, he is serving in the company as the chief executive officer and also the company Chairman. He has seen the company grow from its humble beginning of supplying hamburger meat for McDonald Corporations into an international company that operates across the world with many companies depending on it for supplies. Additionally, the company has increased the number of employees and currently employs over 20,000 workers.
The Global Visionary Award that Sheldon Lavin received reflects the perseverance and determination that Lavin has shown for the growth of OSI Group. India’s Vision World Academy scrutinises the visionary leader who remains on the task of achieving the objectives no matter what. Sheldon Lavin emerged to be the one that meets the requirement. The reason to why he won the award is because he took the company when it was going through fiancé difficulties and he was able to put it into the right shape.
At first, when he joined the company he was playing the role of a financial advisor, but in 1975 Lavin became an active member, with the power to make the critical decisions for the company. After the retirement of Otto, he teamed up with Otto’s sons as a partner. He assisted the company in realising the bigger vision of supplying meat and food product to the rest of the globe.
After Lavin hard work for the betterment of the company, he managed to buy the controlling interest hence taking over the OSI Group. After taking over, he was able to transform the shape of the food processing industry.
Sheldon Lavin has amassed a lot of experiences by working with other investors in the meat and food industry. He believes in working as a team; he has passed the idea of teamwork to the staffs of his company. This has helped the company in retaining its employees. He is an excellent investor who understands the importance of using modern technology to meet customer’s preferences and tastes. He is an extraordinary businessman who has risen from financial advisor position to a level of owning and operating one of the leading meat company in the United States.