Sheldon Lavin wears many hats at OSI Industries. He is the CEO of the company and is also the chairman of the company’s board of directors. He also serves as the president of the company. All these positions are very demanding. It takes a lot of commitment and discipline to serve in all these capacities and do as excellent a job as Sheldon Lavin does.
Sheldon has literally taken OSI Industries from grass to grace. Today, the company is one of the giants in meat and food processing industry. It has operations in more than 50 countries in America, Europe and Asia, and according to Sheldon Lavin, they are still aiming higher. The demand for their products keeps growing, and the company strives to keep up with this growing demand by opening operations in new locations and conquering new markets. This in turn leads to the creation of job opportunities in various places around the world. OSI Industries currently has about 20,000 employees, and with their vision for growth, the number is bound to keep growing.
Sheldon provides the company with visionary leadership, leading the other executives in setting goals and strategies. The World Vision Academy in India presented him with the Global Visionary Award in February 2016. This was in recognition of the great job he is doing at OSI Industries and his impact on the whole meat and food processing industry.
OSI has received several awards under Sheldon Lavin’s leadership. A number of these were environmental awards and this shows that Sheldon Lavin really cares about sustainability and protection of the environment. This means proper disposal of waste and ensuring that all their activities have minimal impact on the environment. This is a huge cost on the company’s part but they know they are doing it for the future generations, and it is therefore worth the cost. Sheldon Lavin also loves giving back to the community and he does this by making donations to various charitable organizations such as Ronald McDonald House Charities.
Sheldon Lavin has contributed a lot to the growth and development of OSI Industries. The company has been in operation for over a century but it was during Sheldon’s tenure that it experienced the most rapid growth and development. And with Sheldon’s vision for the company, it is bound to soar to even greater heights. OSI Industries is definitely a force to watch in the global meat and food processing industry.