Sheldon Lavin has been in the meat processing industry for more than 43 years. His entrance in this industry was after he quitted his banking career. Lavin started a personal financial consulting firm that paved the way for his entry into the OSI group. He is the boss of the OSI Group where he has managed expanding its operations internationally.Lavin is proud of the OSI’s workforce that achieves a maximum turnover. He says that the workforce is exceptional because it’s family-oriented. Lavin began his meat processing journey back in 1970 when he was financing Otto &Sons. During this period, the bank had requested him to take the ownership position of which he initially declined. By 1975, Lavin was already a partner in the Otto & Sons Company. In 1980, he owned half the company’s partnership and later gained full company after remaining partners retired. Lavin is over 81 years but still active in expanding the OSI Group in Asia and Europe.
Sheldon wins Visionary Award
India’s Vision World Academy recognized the stellar record of Sheldon by awarding him with the Global Visionary Award. The award ceremony was held in Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India on February 20, 2016. The award is always given to visionaries in different occupations whose dreams are now working machines. These visionaries are believed to have worked hard without quitting, despite having all the reasons to quit. Also visit :https://www.crunchbase.com/person/sheldon-lavin to learn more about him.
Lavin is known to have started a successful finance career. He later joined OSI where he turned it into a multinational company. OSI today is a multi-billion meat processing company. It is known to operate in over 15 countries in more than 60 locations. Lavin received the award for the fifth year since the Academy begun rewarding top achievers of the dynamic world. The awards are usually meant to encourage younger generations to follow the steps of visionary achievers.