Sheldon Lavin Builds a Legacy

Sheldon Lavin Is a man that built a company from a local butcher shop to an international powerhouse. Lavin is the current CEO and Chairman of OSI Group, LLC and the President of OSI International Foods Ltd. OSI was originally a local butcher shop in Chicago, named Otto & Sons since the early Sheldon Lavin Is a man that built a company from a local butcher shop to an international powerhouse. Lavin is the current CEO and Chairman of OSI Group, LLC and the President of OSI International Foods Ltd.

OSI was originally a local butcher shop in Chicago, named Otto & Sons since the early 1900’s. It became a regional force due to its excellent products and marketing expertise. In 1970, Sheldon Lavin was instrumental in arranging the financing to change the company to OSI Group, LLC, in an effort to expand the company even further. Lavin also went into partnership with the owners of Otto & Sons. OSI has rapidly grown in the meat and processed foods industry from a regional Midwestern company to an international concern with over 60 locations in 60 different countries.

Lavin has purchased a controlling interest in OSI Group and his efforts have not only been good for OSI, but they have also changed the outlook of how the food processing industry is run. Sheldon Lavin is an expert in large-scale business processes and supply systems that are very complex. Lavin is a strong believer in the team concept and he has a team of experts with whom he works very closely in keeping tabs on the day-to-day business affairs of OSI. He has cultivated a very collaborative culture which has engendered a very low employee turnover in addition to sparking continued company growth and more

Lavin has received numerous awards and accolades over the years and one of the most cherished of those awards is the Global Visionary Award from Vision World Academy of India. He gives credit to his team and all of the hard work they and other employees have given over the years. Lavin has also emphasized the care and maintenance of the environment wherever their facilities are located. He is a firm believer that OSI must keep the environmental conditions pristine wherever OSI exists.