Sheldon is the chairperson and CEO of OSI group. He has an impressive profile in the meat processing industry. Apart from being the chairman and CEO OSI Group he is also the head of OSI international Foods Ltd and is an influential administrator in the company’s decisions and operations.
Sheldon Lavin has been in the industry since 1970 when he aided in the financing of Otto and Son’s which became OSI Group later. Having been in the industry for so long Lavin has extensive knowledge and has led OSI Group through its development from a local food processing company to an internationally recognized one across the globe. His success can be encompassed in the fact that the company now operates in sixty different countries.
It’s never easy leading a company and seeing it through its development to be recognized internationally. So when Sheldon Lavin was awarded with Global Visionary Award by on February 20, 2016 was no surprise at all because of the tremendous work and effort he put in leading OSI Group. In the process he has created many job opportunities as well. It is fair to say that Sheldon Lavin has spent his life trying to make OSI Group successful.
The global visionary award is not the only award that Lavin has in his cabinet though, he has led the company to receive environmental and sustainability awards over the years. Sheldon Lavin believes that the success of any company must be built on ethical grounds. He has a strong view of the responsibilities that leaders should assume toward making the world a better place. He has continued to exercise teamwork in his endeavors and he believes that through the skills that other people possess, one can acquire more knowledge to help them make a detailed strategic plan of their career and life. His admirable skills in leadership have served him a great deal, as he has acquired many lucrative opportunities and recognitions in his life.
With all the success that Lavin has seen through since becoming an integral part of OSI Group, he remains to be an essential figure in the society. He attends several charities from time to time supporting different programs around the group. His virtues as a leader are very inspiring especially giving back to the community. Despite committing to work and doing his best for the company, Lavin is a proud father of three children that he has raised with his wife.