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The story behind that success of David McDonald


From the time millennium turned, OSI Group has been enjoying a fantastic arc of growth. David McDonald has had a three-decade journey working at OSI Group. The first position that David McDonald OSI Group got in the company after he finished his university he was the project manager and now he is offering his services as the president and chief operating officer. In the food industry OSI Group is a global leader. The company started as a neighborhood butcher shop which a German immigrant was the owner. Fatefully, in the mid-century, it became the supplier of McDonald restaurant. Through the supply, they were able to grow so fast to become global suppliers.

From the start of the supply chain that’s how David McDonald OSI Group come into modern food processing. In Northeast Lowa that’s where he grew up on a farm. David has a degree in animal science which he gained from Lowa State University. He was given an award by the Wallace E. Barron Outstanding Senior Award. The primary purpose of the award is to recognize people that display high character, achievements in the university activities and through academic, and who show traits of continuing with the same qualities.

Currently, David McDonald OSI Group is the COO and president of the privately held companies that have been a success to the nation. He still offers his best to the Lowa State community. The one thing that he does in the community is that at university’s Agricultural Entrepreneurship Initiative he plays an active role. He offers his financial support to Alpha Gamma Rho scholarship fund. By the use of OSI Group, David McDonald provide internship opportunities for the students of ISU. In 2004, David McDonald OSI Group was rewarded with the ISU Alumni Association’s Young Alumni Award. In 2014, he was given another award, and that is the Lowa State University Foundation’s Emerging Philanthropist. Today OSI Group has gained global recognition, with diversified operations in all parts of the world. They have offered employment to 20,000 employees in their 65 facilities in 17 countries. In 2016, they received recognition from Forbes in the list of largest private owned companies in the U.S. Their net worth was estimated to be $6.1 billion and 58 in the ranking. OSI Group acquires Baho Food

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