Mr. Lavin Sheldon is a Degree holder in Accounting and Finance, something that makes him quite sharp when dealing with numbers. Throughout his career, he received several awards from his different business activities and the non-profit organizations. He is recognized as an Active Philanthropist and has contributed to the numerous charities that include the Jewish United Fund, United Negro Fund in College, Inner City Foundation, and the Evans Scholarship Fund. He has received the Trustee for House Charities award becoming a member of the Goodman Theater. Read More Here.
Global Visionary Award
The award is meant to reward different visionaries in various fields that have worked hard turning their dreams into reality through a demonstration of perseverance and persistence. The award is presented by the India Vision World Academy, and the aim is to inspire the next generation of people to follow in their footsteps. He was awarded the accolade due to his persistence in guiding the OSI Group from a small private food company to a global multi-billion processing organization responsible for the distribution of food in over 60 countries. His persistent saw his team employ up to 20,000 employees internationally and the corporate structure adopted by the organization has been part of the success.
OSI Group Awards
For more than 40 years, Sheldon Lavin has been the CEO of the OSI Group that has employed more than 20,000 people. One of the achievements that the organization has been awarded include the Global Visionary Awards to recognize its ability to employ more than 15,000 employees. The second award that the company has received include the Food solutions UK Award. The award came late in 2016, and it was among the 18 organizations presented with the award. The significance of the award recognizes the organizations that have demonstrated excellence in environmental management. Click Here for More Information .
Sheldon Lavin’s Personal Life
One cannot help but admire the fact that Sheldon Lavin at the age of 81 still pursues further growth for his organization. The vision for his organization began more than 40 years ago in the early 1970s and 1980s. He has three children that are part of his management team and a wife to whom he has been married to for the past 55 years.
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