OSI Group Is Excelling

OSI Global is a company that services the retail and food service industries, with products including meat patties, bacon, hot dogs, pizza, fish, poultry and vegetable products. OSI Group ranked number 66 in the top 100 food and beverage companies in the World. OSI Global is privately owned by CEO Sheldon Lavin, who was awarded with the Global Visionary Award by India’s Vision World Academy. Lavin guided the company from a domestic company to a global food processor that brings in multibillion dollars every year. OSI’s headquarters is located in Aurora, Illinois.

As part of their dream to expand their reach, OSI Group bought Baho Food, a Dutch company specializing in the food service and retail industry. Baho Food includes five subsidiaries with plants in Germany and the Netherlands. As part of the purchase, OSI Group transferred the management of Baho Food’s to OSI and are working at positioning the company properly to ensure long term growth. OSI Group’s acquisition of Baho Food gives the industry leader a larger presence in Europe. OSI also recently bought a former Tyson Foods plant in Chicago, with the intention of continuing to expand OSI Group operations.

Sheldon Lavin serves as Chairman and CEO of OSI Group. Lavin’s first experience in the meat industry came in 1970 when he was arranging finances for OSI’s predecessor Otto & Sons. While not working on enlarging his company, he is an active contributor to many charities including Ronald McDonald House, Inner City Foundation, Jewish United Fund,Boys and Girls Clubs of Chicago and other local charities. Lavin is a Trustee for Ronald McDonald House charities, and a board member of the Goodman Theatre.

Sheldon bought half of the controlling interest in OSI Group after one of the original investors left the company. Sheldon Lavin currently serves as General Trustee of Rush University Medical Center and previously served as a Director of National Fish and Wildlife Foundation. OSI Group was ranked #58 on the Forbes list of largest private companies, calculating their revenue at $6.1 billion at the end of the 2015 Fiscal Year. OSI Group continues to provide the world with premiere food products and plans on providing the food industry for as long as the opportunity exists.

Related: OSI Food Solutions UK Awarded 2016 Globe of Honour by the British Safety Council




Cone Marshall: The Leading Law Firm in International Tax Cases

Put yourself in the position of an investor who wants to break new grounds in New Zealand. How do you ensure your money transfer processes are smooth, taking care of the nitty gritties like tax compliance? Well, Cone Marshall is more than welcome to show you how.

According to Whos Who Legal, Cone Marshall is a New Zealand-based law firm that deals exclusively in mitigation processes centered on international tax transparency and compliance. The law firm was established in 1999 by two ambitious lawyers, Geoffrey Cone and Karen Marshall.

Initially, the law firm penetrated the legal scene by building a portfolio on commercial litigation. As they broke even and amassed enough experience, they ventured fully into the delicate field of tax trust management.

Karen Marshall had served as a commercial litigation attorney in a London-based firm before coming to New Zealand. In her early years, she interacted with many professional clients who helped shape her advisory skills she now offers to statutory trustee firms. Learn more about Cone Marshall: http://www.globallegalinsights.com/firms/cone-marshall/geoffrey-cone

Geoffrey Cone also worked in a Britain Firm focusing on the issue of international tax, trustee, trust planning and trust management service. He is recently published an article defending New Zealand from an erroneous article that painted the country as a haven for tax evasion by international investors.

They provide advice on tax confidence, trustee services and guide international companies on forming partnerships within New Zealand soil. Cone Marshall also publishes numerous articles on the issues of international tax and wealth.

On international waters, Cone Marshall is a renowned legal firm that provides commercial litigation to a number of global clients. They are one of the few law firms in New Zealand that were able to expand globally, and it is evident why.

Besides their impressive legal expertise, Karen and Geoffrey also double as seasoned entrepreneur with strong management skills. They were able to come up with a unique model of service delivery that streamlines everything making process faster and their legal firm stronger.

Cone Marshall has been able to employ focused and determined personnel to work in various departments in the law firm, one of their major goals was to reduce backlog by eliminating all the bureaucratic barriers that slow down cases in a court of law.

They also have invested a lot in technology to help present their services better to clients. This new technology they employ provides great transparency to clients, making them aware of the status of their ongoing cases as assigned attorneys work on them.