Sheldon Lavin: True Success

There are many examples of successful people out in the world. Success is measured different by different people but there is a large amount of people that can be considered very successful by most people. These people have achieved great feats and have built a resume of work that has either changed the world or made it stop and stare for a moment. One man that can truly be called successful because of his accomplishments and hard work is Sheldon Lavin.

Sheldon Lavin is the Chief Executive officer and Chairman of a company called OSI. This company manufactures and processes food items like poultry, fish, vegetables, dough products, and other meats. This company in recent years has experienced tremendous success under Lavin’s experience and direction. Lavin was able to grow this company using knowledge he acquired over the years from attending schools like the Northwestern university and the university of Illinois where he majored in finance and accounting. Maybe his penchant for the food processing industry is a result of his knowledge he got from the Roosevelt University in Chicago Illinois where he received a Bachelor of Science degree in business.

Lavin actually had his own business first which was about financial advice and consultations. He had this business for about 15 years before he got involved with Otto & Sons the company that eventually evolved into OSI. Sheldon Lavin has lead this company ton great success as they have over 65 facilities in over 15 countries. The company is now worth a couple billion now. They have expanded overseas and now provide jobs worldwide. Sheldon Lavin received an award for this, the Visionary Award. The growth of his company under him has become so big that they are helping economies all over the world when they put factories there.

Sheldon Lavin is not only successful because he grew a business, but he is successful because he knows what is important. He is very charitable and is a prominent member of the Ronald McDonald house charities as well as the Sheba house. He is a chairman of their capital campaign. BY giving back he shows he is truly successful because he has a great career and a great character.

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