Foods

David McDonald, OSI Group President

David McDonald is the OSI group president and the chief officer in the global food processing company where he has spent over thirty years. He pursued a degree in animal science at Iowa state university and completed in the year 1987. He was hired to serve as a manager of projects in OSI group. McDonald has become an integral resource in the establishment of the company that is of significance in China.

David McDonald has played a significant role to ensure OSI group acquire flagship of Dutch and Europe Baho foods. His work with logistics experts has maintained the OSI group at the top internationally in food industry services. McDonald as a government agency, marketer and local supplier ensures all activities flow smoothly. David McDonald is actively involved in Iowa state university activities. He works with the Agricultural Entrepreneurship Initiative of the ISU’s. He has set internships in the OSI group for ISU students. He contributes scholarship fund to the school.

McDonald’s ability to deal with technical issues and aid OSI group to establish partnerships that are dynamic and develop culturally sensitive products with the aim to achieve a unique taste for all customers in different countries has enabled OSI group to go beyond the expectations of the customers and enjoy higher profit at early stages in the new markets. His deep understanding of the goal and vision of the company has contributed to enough flexibility of the company to utilize business opportunities immediately they emerge. McDonald helps the workers to maintain standards of high quality. He treats both customers and staff as members of his own family.

David McDonald position at northeast Iowa farm has helped OSI group become a great force as the international industry of food service. This has led to the promotion of OSI group to positions due to rise in importance and responsibilities. McDonald has helped the OSI attain high accelerated growth. It serves clients in approximately 80 countries in the world with around 70 facilities to aid in the processing in China Europe, India, parts of Australia, Asia and others. With the help of McDonald, OSI group has established ten facilities for processing process in China thus contributing to the growth of China as the largest processor of poultry.

Mina Ebrahimi: From A Lunch Distributor To Founding The Best Catering Company

Mina Ebrahimi has proved her entrepreneurial skills by turning her cooking passion into a booming stateside catering company. Within the last two decades, Mina has overcome several hurdles to establishing the biggest catering company in Northern Virginia. This has earned her numerous recognitions and awards including featuring in the prestigious annual 40 women under 40 list. She has also been hailed for her role in uplifting women in her all women-led organization. But where did it all start?

Starting St. Germaine catering company

Mina Ebrahimi nurtured her cooking passion while working at her family-owned bakery business. She would, however, leave the family business in 1998 and dip her feet into the catering world. She started off by supplying homemade and packed lunch to busy executives and other professionals to their workplace. The business did quite well that she decided to open a new larger leaf by providing catering service to corporate meetings, luncheons, and any other business events.

Her outgoing personality, strong business skills and knowledge of the different cuisines consumed in the country played a key role in the fast expansion of her business. She, therefore, sought out more business opportunities and customizes products of their liking. In a few years, she merged the corporate and social world and was now providing catering services to both the business-related events as well as weddings, birthdays and related social gatherings.

Fast forward

In the less than two decades that St. Germaine catering company has been in operation, it has managed to surpass existing food companies in terms of operations and quality of food. It has also flourished into becoming a market leader in the hospitality industry. Year after year, Mina’s catering company has emerged the top caterer in North Virginia. It has also broadened operations and capacity to ensure that it can host any type of event regardless of the number of attendees or their food requirements.

About Mina Ebrahimi

Mina is an accomplished food entrepreneur with deep that specializes in delivering different food tastes from any part of the world alive in her delicacies. Born to Iranian immigrant parents, Mina often mentions that her company has helped her live the American dream that her parents desired for her. Today, Mina and her team provide catering services to more than 200 events across the state and beyond every day.

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