Apollo VP of Operations to be Member of Vistage Michigan


ST. CLAIR SHORES — Vistage Michigan, an affiliate of the world’s leading chief executive organization, announced Apollo America Inc. Vice President of Operations Louise Laing as the newest member to its Key Executive Program. Vistage Michigan provides business leaders with access to new business perspectives, innovative strategies and actionable items.

In her role as VP of Operations, Laing is responsible for purchasing, production engineering, manufacturing and quality. She has been with Apollo since 2008, previously serving as head of quality for the company’s Apollo office in the United Kingdom before taking her current position in the United States in June 2012.

The Rochester Hills resident earned a Master of Arts in Business Management from Portsmouth University in the United Kingdom. Recently, Laing graduated from the Halma Executive Development Programme. She also is a certified Chartered Quality Professional.

Vistage Michigan includes more than 170 Chief Executives throughout southeast Michigan. The organization’s members engage in ongoing peer workshops, one-to-one business coaching, speaker presentations from top industry experts, social networking, webinars and an extensive online content library.

Vistage Michigan’s Key Executive Program empowers members to become stronger assets to their CEOs and teams. Laing will have the opportunity to connect with up to 15 key executive peers from a diverse range of businesses and backgrounds for challenging discussions, fresh perspectives on the key executive role, and strategies to create a closer alignment with her CEO.