Little Caesars Pizza, which has its corporate office in Detroit, announced Paula Vissing as COO. She has been with the company since 2011 and most recently served as senior vice president of international. In the newly created role, Vissing will oversee all domestic and international operations.
“Paula has an impressive track record within the company and has successfully led our
international division for the last five years, which continues to see record-breaking results year after year,” says David Scrivano, president and CEO. “Paula is a highly respected and proven leader within Little Caesars, and there is nobody better suited to oversee global operations.”
As the senior vice president of international, Vissing was responsible for all Little Caesars
locations in more than 24 countries and territories. Before that, as vice president of purchasing and quality assurance, she led cost-saving and sourcing initiatives that supported Little Caesars’ growth in the U.S. Vissing has also led global supply chain expansion, enabling international development efforts.
“It is an exciting time for the company as we continue to experience exponential growth both in the U.S. and internationally, and I am honored to have the opportunity to oversee the global operations of Little Caesars,” says Vissing. “I look forward to continuing to work along with the Little Caesars leadership team and organization as a whole as we continue to bring great tasting, affordable pizza to families around the world.”
Vissing has more than 25 years of experience in the restaurant industry providing strategic leadership for national brands. She received her bachelor’s in economics from the University of Louisville and Master of Business Administration from the University of Kentucky.