The current president of OIS Group David McDonald grew up on a farm located in Iowa, and that made him develop the interest he has in the agriculture industry. Years of seeing how things were being carried in the industry of farming created the desire in him that he had to improve the industry. Though not from a wealthy background, his parents did their best to see that his dreams were attained by giving him an excellent education. He joined Iowa State University in 1987 where he pursued a bachelor degree in animal science. After he completed his university education, and he joined OSI that is based in Chicago in 1991. He did his level best and worked hard that’s why he has risen through the ranks to become the company chief operations officer and the president. He was given the Wallace E. Barron award due to his outstanding achievements and leadership that is exceptional.
From the time Dave McDonald was the president of OSI Group the company has grown worldwide in its supply of value-added proteins like beef patties, pizza, sausage links, and sandwiches. In 2016, David McDonald launched a plan that they had come up with that would oversee the opening of new production and processing plants all over the world. During the merge with Baho food, the company is a Dutch company that deals with the handling of meat and other food services. The reason for the merge as for David McDonald is that it will give OSI the chance of having wider access to the European market.
There are so many things that OSI has achieved during McDonald being the president of the company he is the one that came up with the 2016/17 production plan to make sure that the performance was sustainable. While at the company he has ensured that the food that OSI produces is of the best quality and the people are safe to consume, and they will follow the animal welfare rules. All the donation that the OSI Group has been giving to the community will continue so that the environmental resources are sustainable and as long as the company is being improved so as the lives of employees.
David McDonalds has set plans that the company will achieve by the time it’s 2020, one of the plans is that they will decrease the water and energy waste and ensure that during their production there will be zero wastage.
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