Sheldon Lavin is the Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of the OSI Group, LLC. He has a high profile in the food processing industry and is currently serving OSI International Foods as their President. Mr. Lavin is involved in many aspects of the company’s operations. His knowledge in the industry dates back to 1970 when he was an integral part of financing Otto & Sons, which eventually became the OSI Group.
Sheldon Lavin’s leadership and vision evolved the OSI Group at an accelerated pace and they quickly grew from a processing company for domestic foods to an international leader in the industry. This growth resulted in the establishment of sixty locations in sixty countries.
Sheldon Lavin received the Global Visionary Award presented to him by India’s Vision World Academy in 2016. This was to honor his amazing accomplishments including taking the OSI Group to an international level and contributing to the growth of jobs throughout the world. Mr. Sheldon Lavin humbly expressed his honor at receiving the award and rightfully takes pride in achieving global growth for the OSI Group. His life has been spent in the welfare of his company and properly taking care of all of his employees.
In addition to the OSI Group’s global expansion the company has received numerous awards. They have been honored for both sustainability and environmental excellence during the time Sheldon Lavin led the company. His greatest hope is that the next generation of leaders in the business world will have the correct priorities. When Sheldon Lavin was asked about all his accomplishments and successes he said he was hoping to inspire the new corporate leaders to understand the dedication required to lead the growth of their companies, be responsible in the growth of global commerce and make the best possible opportunities available for their employees.
Although Sheldon Lavin’s words were filled with wisdom he has no plans to slow down anytime soon. Sheldon Lavin is still active in charitable causes like Ronald McDonald House and has stated the biggest sources of his pride are the three children he helped raise, his lovely wife and having the opportunity to give something back to his community.