Sheldon Lavin is the CEO and President of OSI Group. OSI Group is the main global supplier of food items. The OSI Group, LLC is an agency that consists of OSI Industries, LLC and OSI International Food with set ups in seventeen countries that hold over seventy buildings.
During his education years, Sheldon Lavin went and got his degree then not long after he started to focus on accounting and finance. He then joined and led a prosperous financial consulting firm before he joined with Otto& Sons, in the 1970’s, which was the forerunner of the OSI Group. Lavin labored closely with food organizations to obtain finance for increase. Because of this Lavin got the opportunity to become apart of the food products company and eventually became the head and CEO of OSI Group. Lavin ended up having 50% of control over the company and then 100% when pne of the partners of the group decided to retire.
Sheldon Lavin took the company to new heights during his time in leadership. It started of as a local, family business and became a worldwide known establishment that has given employment to over two hundred thousand people in all of the facilities across many countries. OSI has reached up to six billion in earnings and has made a name for themselves by being one of the top fifty private firms worldwide.
Sheldon Lavin received many awards through out the years for his hard work and dedication with OSI Group. He was given the Global Visionary Award by India’s Vision World Academy recently in 2016. The Global Visionary Award is an award that focuses on honoring people who do amazing work by their donations and help within humanity through their dedication to reach their goals. Also a year later in 2015 he was awarded for his devotion to serve the Chicago business community which he received the Lifetime Achievement Award from RSM US LLP.
Not only does Sheldon Lavin gives his all in his work but he also makes a great amount of time to support charities. Lavin has been an active participant in the Ronald McDonald House Foundation which is a nonprofit charity that supports kids programs that help with increasing the health of children and the over all well-being of children. He is also apart of the Jewish United Fund, the Inner City Foundation of Chicago and many more other organizations and charity’s. This is just amazing confirmantion of the great affect and positive impact that Sheldon Lavin has and has had on our worldwide society.
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