David McDonald was born and raised in Lowa. In 1987, he graduated from the Lowa state university with a Bachelor’s degree in Animal Science. David immediately started his career with OSI Group, and he worked his way to the top, and eventually became president of the company.
How McDonald has managed to Keep OSI successful
David McDonald notes that his partnerships have contributed to the success of OSI Group. The partnerships are dynamic and fruitful. Notably, they are always aware of the dealings of each OSI branch globally. McDonald had always wanted OSI to expand in the European marketing. Therefore, acquiring Baho foods was a way of helping him meet this desire. Baho Foods is a private enterprise that continues to supply meat and food to 18 European countries. David says that they shall partner and integrate their processes with those of Baho foods to ensure that is not compromised with, to satisfy all its clients.
According to David McDonald, the customers of OSI have inspired the innovation of the group. When they supply the goods to customers, they ensure that all their needs have been met. The customers also continue to be enlightened. David also acknowledges that OSI Group’s clients give suggestions on how they want the company to improve its products and services. David also notes that some years recorded more plant opening than others. However, he notes that Sheldon Lavin, the company’s chairperson continues to push the company forward. Therefore, the company has energy to continue growing and expanding its territories.
According to McDonald, OSI Group’s clients are not just clients because the company embraces them as a family. The company believes that if their family members cannot consume the products they produce, then there is no need to supply them to customers. The value their clients the same way they value their families. Consequently, OSI Group’s quality standards have remained high. David McDonald has confirmed that it his passion to see the company grow that has kept him motivated over the years. He has enjoyed seeing his team interact with other team and that way he has an assurance that OSI will continue to scale to greater heights.