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David McDonald Expands OSI Group’s Global Presence

David McDonald is the President and CEO of the OSI Group based out of the Greater Chicago, IL area. The OSI Group has been in business for over a century and has become a top supplier of meat on a national as well as a global scale. The OSI Group began as a small local meat market on Chicago’s west side neighborhood of Oak Park in 1909. Founded by German immigrant Otto Kolschowsky, the company was renamed Otto & Sons and over the years through growth and expansion it became the OSI Group.

Since teaming up with Ray Kroc in 1955 to become the primary meat supplier for the McDonald’s Corporation, the company has made adjustments to fill the greater demand that fast-food chains and global sales require. Under the leadership of David McDonald, the OSI Group has been able to grow and change with the times.

Having been with the company for over 30 years, David McDonald understands the company culture well. He started as a project manager and has earned his way to the top rung of the ladder as President and CEO of the OSI Group. David received his degree in Animal Science from Iowa State University and has enjoyed implementing what he learned into achieving the OSI Group’s vision of complete customer satisfaction.

David McDonald has been an instrumental force in leading the OSI Group into the global economy. Under his tenure as President, the company has established a presence in China with 10 poultry facilities, in the U.K. through the acquisition of Flagship Europe and the purchase of Baho Foods has allowed them to enter the Dutch market. In the United States the company purchased a former Tyson production facility to further enable wider distribution within the nation’s borders.

Because of David McDonald and his ability to adapt to the changes in the global business economy the OSI Group has thrived and benefited not only its employees but also has helped the communities in which they have become a part of. By respecting the societal culture he has grown the business and strengthened human bonds.

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Matt Badiali – Investment Expert

Matt Badiali was introduced to the world of finance while attending college and is now the Chief Resource Investment Expert. Matt Badiali received his Bachelor’s degree from Penn State University in Earth Sciences. Matt Badialicontinued his education and received his Master’s of Science degree from Florida Atlantic University in Geology, and continued his education towards a Ph.D from the University of North Carolina when he was introduced to the world of finance.

Matt Badiali was introduced to the world of finance by a friend who saw the potential in Matt and his knowledge of Science in Geology. Shortly afterwards, Matt started working for Standsberry Research as a Geologist/Analyst. A few years later, Matt would now become the Chief Resource Investment Expert at Banyan Hill Publishing.

Matt Badiali’sfinancial advice has helped many people generate regular returns of double and triple-digit gains. Matt started promoting Freedom Checks after the stock market crashed in 2008. In 2008, Matt purchased stock in Kaminak Gold Corp for $0.06 a share and sold it in 2010 for $2.64 a share which he gained $4,400 in profit. Visit Matt Badiali at facebook.

Matt realized after making his profit that this type of investment is a commitment, and that we must make repeated investments in order to receive a payout in the future. He then promoted Freedom Checks also known as Master Limited Partnerships. Freedom checks are checks you receive after buying shares in a company that pays a dividend quarterly to shareholders.

Before you can receive a Freedom Check, you must purchase shares in a company that pays a dividend quarterly to shareholders. The company will send you a Freedom Check usually two to three times a month depending on how many shares were purchased. The check payments will increase as the price of shares increase.

Matt Badiali recommends that before investing in a company that distributes a Freedom Check, to be sure that the company has assets of $1 billion or more and that the assets are liquid. The company must distribute payments to shareholders on a quarterly basis, and those payments company are growing wealthy, as well as viewing financial statements to be sure that the company is doing well financially.Visit:


The Legacy of Michael Hagele

A shrewd businessman with many years of experience, Michael Hagele has proven his worth in the technology industry. From aerospace and defense to biotechnology, Michael helps to pioneer the industries as outside general counsel. Michael also spends his time as an investor for tech startup companies and is also the founder and sole-investor of several restaurant and hospitality companies. Learn more about Michael at The State Bar of California.

Michael possesses a wide range of experience through negotiation tactics in licensing distribution and development agreements for domestic and international services in telecommunications, hardware and software. Michael also possesses the experience needed to work successfully in commercial agreements as they become relevant to technology companies like marketing and promotional agreements and the purchasing of intellectual property rights.

In previous years, Michael Hagele operated as general counsel for several venture capital-invested networking companies where he was in charge of all legal matters in relation to these companies including intellectual property rights, corporate leadership, employment issues, the divvying of stock options per policy, and acquisition of other companies for the benefit of the companies he already managed. Before serving as general counsel for those firms, however, Michael worked in the Silicon Valley section of Fenwick & West LLP in the online commerce and licensing groups. Michael earned his J.D. at the University of California at Berkeley and his B.A. from the University of Iowa.

Michael Hagele believes in having a sense of tenacity and perseverance as being paramount traits of a successful businessperson. Tenacity, perseverance and an innovative mindset are sure to make many people successful in the technology industry in ways that Michael himself has been able to show. Additionally, Michael believes that the key to being a successful entrepreneur is to always put the customer first- a concept which is lost among many in present day. When you put the customer first, you’re putting their needs above your own and showing that you really are willing to do whatever it takes to make the customer happy with whatever service or good you are offering. Visit: