Sheldon Lavin is the President of the OSI Group, a company in the distribution and food processing industry. Sheldon Lavin has an extensive career in accounting, and in banking and financial services. Before becoming so successful with the OSI Group for the last 40 years, Sheldon Lavin worked for a company named Otto & Sons in Chicago, Illinois, who needed to grow at that time, which Lavin helped them to achieve that goal with his financial services. While Sheldon Lavin and Otto & Sons remained in a close knit partnership, they later became the midwest ground beef supplier for McDonald’s, with Lavin part of their board of trustees at the Ronald McDonald House. All throughout Illinois they also were supplying meat products to many supermarkets and restaurants, as a result expanding the growth in their companies as well.
A company that Sheldon Lavin is also playing a role at is with Amick Farms, a company who produces premium chicken products, with Lavin being the Chairman. The whole intention Sheldon Lavin had for the OSI Group was to become a global giant, while at the same time being conscious of the environment and policies for the safety of his team. Because of these policies he set in place for the OSI Group, Sheldon Lavin and his company has won awards for setting such high standards, and actually carrying them out. One of these awards is the Globe of Honor given to them for environmental management, from The British Safety Council for the years of 2013, 2015, and 2016. Sheldon Lavin, Chairman And CEO Of OSI Group, LLC
Being such a global leader and internationally known in the food processing and distribution industry, the OSI Group has facilities running in India, Australia, China, Japan, South Africa, and the Philippines. Also in 2016, Sheldon Lavin and his company received the Global Visionary Award for generating over $6 billion internationally in revenue, for their customer base. His whole mission was to take a small meat market in the area of Chicago and make it into what it is today, which is a force to be reckoned with globally and a steady thriving powerhouse. Sheldon Lavin Continues Global Expansion of OSI Group With Commitment To Green Innovations