OSI Group is the biggest food company in the world. It is headed by one of the brilliant entrepreneurs of our generation, Sheldon Lavin. He is the chairman and CEO of the company, positions he has held for four decades. The work he has done with this company is great. He has managed to transform this company from a regional supplier of meat products to now the greatest in the food industry.
The transformation of this company in the past four decades under Sheldon Lavin has seen it also rise as one of the biggest private businesses in the United. According to Forbes, OSI Group is among the top 100 private businesses in the country. It is only a brilliant manager who can manage to build such as huge business worth over $6 billion.
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Sheldon Lavin has proven beyond reasonable doubt that everything is possible as long as there is dedication. When he joined this company, he was coming from the banking sector, where he had held an executive position. Coming into the food industry, he did not have the expertise in food production. He was only armed with information management of the finances. He did not give up despite not having experience. He was ready to prove that he could bring this company to the position it deserved. As a person who has always worked hard, he has now proved that he means business when he gets his hands on a task.
Sheldon Lavin has done a great job of building this company. From 1975, he has maintained a great reputation and has made sure that the company is expanding to many locations around the world. So far the company has expanded to over 17 countries under his watch. He is building the company a step at a time. Even now that he is in his twilight years, he is still pushing for the company to make good progress in the food production business. He wants to leave when the company is at the greatest point ever. He is currently building the next generation of leaders who will take over after him. His wish is that the goals of this organization are met in the long term.