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OSI Industries succeeds under Sheldon Lavin

Sheldon Lavin serves as the current chairman of the OSI Industries. The company’s headquarters is located in Illinois, but it has also expanded to other countries. The company deals mainly with meat products, and it is one of the most outstanding companies when it comes to the meat processing industries. It has been in the industry for over four decades, and all that time it has been providing excellent services to its customers. It is led by Lavin who is a skilled accountant and financial advisor having a degree in accounting and finance. He has also worked in the banking sector hence he is the best to lead the company.

He joined the OSI Industries when it was a small company in 1970. That time it was called Otto & Sons but later changed to OSI. He joined the company with the aim of assisting it with funding, but he joined as a shareholder. Within a few years, he became interested in the activities of the company, and he sought to be a partner. He has since helped the company to expand to other countries apart from the United States.

Expansion

OSI Industries came up with an expansion strategy in the 1970s. It set up operations in North America and Europe to capture the international market. In the 1980s Sheldon became controlling the company fully because of the retirement of the other partner. Being the leader, he was visionary and wanted to expand the company. Today he has achieved it, and OSI Industries has become a global leader in the meat processing business.

Sheldon used a strategy that has enabled the company y to expand to various parts of the world like South Africa, Australia, Philippines and Taiwan among others. Today it has become one of the most known companies in the meat industry. It is now operating in more than seventeen countries under the guidance of the CEO Sheldon Lavin. During a recent interview, Sheldon talks of his vision to expand OSI Industries. He wants it to become the top company in the processing industry. He encourages the employees to have an entrepreneurial spirit and work hard.