It can be hard to be as influential in an industry and yet remain out of the spotlight as long as Sheldon Lavin has managed. To this day he has still remained as one of the big movers and shakers, helping to propel forward the OSI Group.
Sheldon Lavin has managed to carve out a career from a totally opposite path than he started on. Originally working in finance, during the early 1970’s he decided to leave an industry he started in and move on into unfamiliar territory. From that point connected with the then leadership over at Otto & Sons, he decided to stay there and work with them to make what is now OSI Group into the blossoming business that it is today.
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The thing that is so striking about Sheldon Lavin leadership and role as CEO of OSI Group, is that he retains complete voting rights for the company. That is a rare feat when talking about a company of the size and impact that OSI Group has on its associated industry. Even though he had no prior knowledge with the type of business that OSI Group is currently involved in, it is fair to say that he learned his trade quickly.
Sheldon Lavin chose to take the company in an even more global approach, in many ways leading it towards being the giant that it is today. His success has even been recognized internationally by the Vision World Academy in India. In 2016 Sheldon Lavin was presented with the Global Visionary Award. It is an award that honors people that have struggled, but persevered towards accomplishing their dreams. Which can certainly be said of him, as he has successfully guided OSI Group to a position of international competitiveness and being valued at over 6.1 billion dollars. The OSI Group is currently in the top 100 largest private companies in America.
All of his success is not only monetary in nature, as under his leadership OSI Group has gone on to earn several awards for environmental safety. In addition to that he has been involved in several charities.
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