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David McDonald, President of OSI Group Keeps Safety and Quality Systems Consistently Updated with the Latest RVA Technologies
David McDonald, President of OSI Group, LLC joined one of the largest global meat-processor providers, nearly 30 years ago, as project manager of OSI Industries. His Bloomberg’s profile states he’s an undergraduate from Iowa State University holding a bachelor’s degree in Animal Science, before joining the company. Mr. McDonald presently oversees operations of OSI Group serving as Chief Operating Officer and President, while consistently monitoring Quality Assurance and Safety Standards. He’s confident in their RVA surveillance systems using Arrowsight’s technologies for 12 years, and implemented their latest technology, in March 2016. The announcement was made in OSI’s news release that an agreement was reached between both parties to enhance the company’s existing Remote Video Auditing (RVA) system.
In the press release, David McDonald said they are taking the necessary actions to ensure quality assurance and safety of their food products. They started implementing enhanced systems in plant facilities in the U.S., last year, and expanding to international plants, as well. Arrowsight latest technology allows OSI to follow all safety standards by monitoring the handling of all food items. Since 2005, the meat processor company relies on Arrowsight for their RVA services in all manufacturing facilities operations. The food safety systems feature efficient auditing performance and quick on-the-job feedback.
The success of OSI Group and all its affiliates is attributed to David McDonald OSI Group, CEO of OSI and the whole executive team. In 2008, Mr. McDonald became an Independent Director at Marfrig Global Foods S.A., after operations of OSI in Brazil and Europe was acquired by Marfrig Frigorificos eComercio de Alimentos. He also serves as Director of OSI International Foods Pty. Ltd., in Australia, and Chairman of North American Meat Institute.
Brian Mulligan has quite an interesting resume that speaks volumes about his creativity, capability and leadership. He has taken on enormous motion picture and television companies, consulting firms and those that are designated Fortune 50, the private equity industry, served as Board of Directors for both Cineplex Entertainment and Universal Cinema International and even that of an author.
After graduating from the University of Southern California and earning a Business Administration degree, he next went to work on getting his Masters from UCLA’s John E. Anderson Graduate School of Management. In 1983, the young graduate found employment with Price Waterhouse Coopers (PwC) and within a few years, he rose to a senior manager. After this he headed to MCA, Inc., where he managed the company’s budget and financial reports and soon he was promoted as Executive Vice President.
In 2009 Brian C. Mulligan joined the firm called Deutsche Bank Securities Inc. as Managing Director and Vice Chairman in their Media and Telecommunications Investment Banking group division. For this banking giant that was established in 1872 in the U.S., he served for four years while enhancing banking relationships and investments. Prior to being responsible for the daily operations of Deutsche Bank Securities Inc., Mulligan secured the position of Chairman for the Brooknol Advisors, LLC, a La Canada, California based investment company in the entertainment and media industry. Here Mulligan concentrated on a vision to ensure the best route that Brooknol Advisors should head towards the future. Before he influenced Brooknol’s decisions, he accepted a position at the New York City based Cerberus Capital Management as a senior executive with a focus on the private investment world.
Since Brian Mulligan played high school football using bold quarterback techniques, it was not surprising to find out that he also writes various articles about sports. In one recent article (Volunteering is the best way into sports business), he takes a realistic look at how individuals can get into this industry, while coping with long hours and often hurt egos. Mulligan also writes his own amusing blog in which he recalls stories from meeting John McEnroe to how his late father still influences him.
Mr. Mulligan has had a brilliant career which has lasted more than 30 years. He has taken on leadership positions in areas of the entertainment and media industry with experience that enhances any company that he leads.