OSI Group has been very successful since the millennium. It has experienced tremendous growth and expansion. David McDonald has also managed to rise over the ranks as the company grows. He has been able to rise over the ranks from his first job where he started working as a project manager all through to the president as well as the COO (Chief Operating Officer) of OSI Group.
OSI Group is the leading food industry in the whole world. This company started as a simple local butcher shop that was being operated by a German immigrant in Chicago I the early 20th Century. Fortunately, it became among the leading regional meat suppliers for novel McDonald’s restaurant chain in the mid-century before the quarter-century when it emerged as the corporation’s central global suppliers. OSI Group has started various branches in the United States and all over the world over the last quarter century.
David McDonald started his career in modern food processing right from the supply chain. He was raised on a farm that was based in North East Iowa. McDonald graduated from ISU (Iowa State University) where he attained a Bachelor’s Degree in Animal Science. He was offered the Wallace E. Barron award. This is a unique senior award that distinguishes high character and prolific achievement in academics in conjunction with the university or the community activities. McDonald promised to maintain his exemplary aspects as alumni.
David McDonald is the current president and the Chief Operating Officer of the nation’s most productive private company. He is highly dedicated to serving Iowa State Community where he runs an active post in Agricultural Entrepreneurship Initiative of the university. McDonald is renowned for his generosity in providing financial support towards the scholarship fund of Alpha Gamma Rho. He has been in the frontline of the establishment of internship vacancies in OSI Group for the ISU students. He emerged as the winner of the ISU Alumni Association’s Young Award in 2004. His victory was based on his activism and devotion with the alumni association. He also emerged as the winner of Iowa State University Foundations Emerging Philanthropist Award in 2014.
Sheldon Lavin is another great figure in the growth and development of OSI Group. He has been in the leadership for long and his impact has seen this company through tremendous growth. He and David McDonald have made a legacy in the success of OSI Group.