Sheldon Lavin is the man behind the successful empire OSI Group. OSI Group is the leading supplier of meat-packing and food-processing services. Sheldon Lavin big break happened just after securing a contract with Otto and Sans now OSI Group to organize its financing. Within a year of his input, the company had spread its wings across the United States. From then henceforth he knew he had the muscle to build business empires.
How does he manage to oversee everything with his super tight schedules and massive workload as a CEO? He delegates to his highly skilled staff. This leaves him with more room to research, strategize and hence make informed decisions.
He attributes his success to his ability to plan and prepare for the future. “From an early age, I developed a habit of making decisions that would improve my situation in the future. This preference is ideal for creating companies that can stand the test of time”, he says.
Sheldon advises that Leaders need to be humble enough to listen to their colleagues and workers. They are the brains and ears of your company. This he says is the secret to great innovation
Sheldon Lavin is not only known for his leadership and business acumen but his philanthropic efforts too. After working hard and committing his career life in the company, Lavin finally took over the controlling interest of the company. This now makes him the key decision maker in the company. Through his company, he has managed to change how the world views the meat and food processing industry.
More of Sheldon Lavin’s Achievements
Sheldon Lavin’s efforts have borne fruits as the Chief Executive Officer of OSI Group. In 2016, he was awarded the Global Visionary Award by India’s Vision World Academy for his accomplished dreams through persistence and perseverance. Through his stewardess, OSI Group has won several awards including the Globe of Honor Award by British Safety Council. The company was also ranked 66 in the Food and Beverage market as well as the leading firm in the world by Forbes.