David McDonald’s Customer and growth strategy with OSI.
OSI started its road to create an impact in the world in Chicago, 1909, starting as a family meat market. This great journey started with a German immigrant to the United States, Otto Kolschowsky, within two years after his arrival. OSI Group acquires Dutch company Baho Food.
In 1928 it then became Otto & Sons. One of its first major steps to success in the food industry was the hand shake between McDonald Founder Ray Croc and Otto’s heirs. It became OSI Industries in 1975. It currently has based its international headquarters in Aurora, Illinois, United States of America.
One of the people behind its high-riding success in this modern era is President and Chief Operations Officer David McDonald. David kicked off his career with OSI after graduating with a degree in Animal Science from Iowa State University.
David McDonald started as a project manager while in the role of chairperson of the North American Meat Institute. He has been climbing up the ladder for thirty years and has gotten to the role of president of the company.
In his tenure and before he got to the president, he has played a tremendous role in the strides taken by OSI. David Mcdonald believes that they provide the best value when challenged customers in response to business needs.
To surpass their customers’ expectations is a vision that He shares with OSI. Having zero doubt in this vision, he has led the company to establish solid relationships. He leads the organization to invest in their customer needs and trying to become a part of local cultures of the wide customer base.
The endeavor attributes his statement of the merger between Turi foods and OSI. He said it was seen as a tremendous potential to serve its customers in new, better and innovative ways, moreover creating more chances for their mutual teams to excel. The merger came to effect on May 4th, 2018.
In its efforts to promote its services reach to the world, David McDonald led OSI to acquire Baho Food. He said that it broadens the presence of the company in Europe. On that note, it has also doubled its chicken production in Spain.
It can also get credited to corporate social responsibility as the OSI president said it would help create more jobs above adding new products in their portfolio. Additionally, it will enable growth of new food service and support the increment of their customers.
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