Famous for his competitive nature and uncanny people skills, Bob Hightower, President of Apollo Mechanical, has been with the company from the very beginning. He was hired 30 years ago as the fourth employee at Apollo. Bob helped owner Bruce Ratchford build the company from the ground up.
Over the years, Bob has infused Apollo with a culture of competition that has helped the company both win new work and create unrivaled loyalty in existing clients. Colleagues jokingly say that Bob is “wired to win.” Colleagues further describe Bob as “customer centered,” and unwaveringly committed to meeting the customer’s needs day in and day out. Clients know he will bend over backwards to deliver the highest quality work on projects.
Well respected for his integrity, level-headedness, and strategic planning, Dan Briscoe has brought a sense of security and out-of-the-box thinking to Apollo. Dan is is responsible for helping the company look at the bigger picture to identify new opportunities and markets. Over the past decade Dan has greatly enhanced Apollo’s marketing and communication capabilities, and has helped build a strong platform for growth. He has been instrumental in getting Apollo’s name out and seeding the marketplace with Apollo’s capabilities. One colleague described Dan’s influence saying, “We would not have grown like we did without Dan.”
Originally hired as an entry-level employee in the Accounting Office twenty years ago, Angie Haisch is now the Chief Financial Officer and Corporate Secretary for Apollo. Angie’s story is one of perseverance and inspiration. Having grown up in a construction family, Angie was uniquely positioned to pair her skill with numbers with an intimate knowledge of the construction world. Over the years, Angie has honed her knowledge of the industry by visiting job sites and intentionally gleaning information from mentors and project managers. Angie understands the unique needs of each individual project and is able to make sound financial decisions accordingly.
Vice President - North
With a willingness to take on timeless challenges with modern and innovative solutions, Dale brings to fresh perspective to the operations at Apollo Mechanical. Dale is directly responsible for all construction and operations in Washington, Idaho, Montana, and Wyoming. Over the past 25 years Dale has come up through the trades, into project management, and now into corporate operations and strategy. Dale’s leadership has increased the efficiency and profitability of construction projects, as well as helped to build a strong platform for company growth.
Vice President - South
Bob is directly responsible for all construction and operations in Oregon, California, Colorado, and Nevada. Bio coming soon!
Apollo is based in Kennewick, Washington, performing Full Mechanical projects across the United States and around the world. Apollo employs over 700 people,
with annual revenues of over $200 Million.