Not many accountants have achieved great success in food production industry like Lavin. After spending many years working as an investor and banker, Lavin decided to change his career to food processing. His journey to accomplish his dreams began when he facilitated financing for Otto and Sons Company when they wanted to launch a plant for processing meat. Otto and Sons was later changed to OSI Group LLC, where Sheldon Lavin is the Chief Executive Officer.
As Lavin became more concerned with Otto and Sons Company, he began to look for investment opportunities in various continents. He was later enlisted as a partner and in 1970 he started activities that were meant to keep business excelling. Under his watch, OSI Group LLC has expanded through Europe, North America, Asia and South America.
As a seasoned accountant, Sheldon Lavin knew various ways he could use to be successful in business. Many people had succeeded in their business and Lavin knew that he could not be optional. Since he had gained experience managing properties worth millions of dollars, he had confidence that he could compete in the business world.
Sheldon Lavin’s Vision
When Sheldon was offering financial consultancy services to Otto and Sons Company, he realized that the company had many wasted opportunities. He believed that the firm would do well if its employees would give it good attention. He later developed a perfect plan that would boost the growth of the company. Nobody could think that the company could take over the American market and ultimately the whole world. This plan worked perfectly when Sheldon Lavin was appointed the Chief Executive officer. He started to invest in the company and managed it using the best skills he had gained over the years.
Expansion of Operations
After few decades Lavin has managed to expand the company operations more than he thought. The OSI Group is in more than 17 countries currently. It has more than 70 facilities strategically located in various parts of the world. This expansion challenged Sheldon to work harder and remain focused. Sheldon has not achieved yet. He is planning to offer his services to various parts of the world. There is also a new idea from clients that the company should include baked foods and vegetables. OSI Group will continue to shine under the leadership of Sheldon Lavin. This article is a must-read for all entrepreneurs who are planning to venture into food processing industry. Sheldon is no doubt a successful businessman willing to take food processing to greater heights