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David McDonald’s Beijing Plan

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In a recent video interview, David McDonald talked about the OSI Group that he put into Beijing. As the president of the OSI Group, he knew that this would be something that might cause issues with the company but he also knew that it would be something that he could change and make better for the people that he worked with.

As the company has grown, he has hoped to put more plants in different areas but the Beijing plant was the first one that he was able to put into China. It has proven to be successful and is something that is able to serve all of the OSI Group customers who are in China. David McDonald OSI Group recognizes that it is going to be a help for the people who are looking for new opportunities and for those who want to be able to get more out of the options that they have.

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The Beijing plant is going to produce similar things to what the other plants have around the world. Since OSI Group is an international company, David McDonald President and COO of OSI Group has plans to put more plants in many other countries. David McDonald plan is to eventually be able to serve anywhere in the world thanks to the plants that he has set up and it wouldn’t be something that is unheard of for David McDonald. He has worked hard with OSI Group and has brought them up from the ground into something that is an international brand working with other huge companies.

Since OSI Group serves companies like McDonald’s and Starbucks, they are able to benefit from having a good company reputation. David McDonald does what he can to make this reputation his top priority and he works to make sure that the company functions in the best way possible.

Since he has been working in different areas, he has made sure that he can provide new options for people who are using OSI Group. It is something that has changed over the years but is also something that David McDonald has played a huge role in because he enjoys working with other companies.

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Hotel Guru Andy Wirth Builds Career with Many Jobs

Home | American Leaders | Hotel Guru Andy Wirth Builds Career with Many Jobs

Andy Wirth is a go getter who has had his hand in several industries from hotels to ski resorts and now he has also been elected as the new chair person in charge of the Reno-Tahoe Airport Authority Board. Wirth, who is also currently the Squaw Valley CEO, was appointed to the duty by the Reno Sparks Convention and Visitor’s Authority.

Hotel and Other Industries in Wirth’s BackgroundBesides this, Wirth, who was born in 1963, has worked in the hotel business for more than 25 years, as well as working in marketing and leader positions with the Steamboat Ski and Resort Corporation. Some of his other accomplishments include being the marketing officer and executive vice president at Intrawest in 2007 and three years later he was appointed as Squaw Valley’s CEO.
He has even held unusual jobs such as being a back country ranger in the Rocky Mountain National Park, as well as a ranger at the San Pedro Parks Wilderness Area, and a fireman with the Hot Shot Wild Land Fire Crew in New Mexico.

Wirth is involved in Community Service, Special Events

Wirth has always been active in the community and has several awards for his dedication and service. In fact, he was even a guest speaker at the Fall 2014 commencement ceremony at Colorado State University’s Warner College of Natural Resources.

Some of his achievements have been: the Chairman’s Outstanding Service Award, as well as the Steamboat Springs Business Leader of the Year Award and he got the Citizen of the Year award from Disabled Sports USA in 2014, as well as a Community Five Award.

He has even been involved with the Olympics, as in 2010, Wirth was involved with directing the sendoff for the Steamboat’s Olympic American Winter Olympic teams and did similar sendoffs parties in both 2002 and 2006.

Plus he is part of the Tahoe Fund “Founders Circle,” as well as supporting groups like the Humane Society, the Tahoe Truckee Community Foundation Community House, and the High Fives group, as well as McConkey Foundation, and the Girls on the Run Sierra Chapter, as well as the Truckee River Watershed Council.