About APCO Worldwide
We’re an independent, global communication, stakeholder engagement and business strategy firm. We challenge conventional thinking and inspire movements to help our clients succeed in an ever-changing world.
Stakeholders are at the core of all we do. We turn the insights that come from our deep stakeholder relationships into forward-thinking, creative solutions that always push the boundaries.
We provide a full range of integrated services across multiple industries. Our clients include large multinational companies, trade associations, governments, NGOs and educational institutions all looking for a partner who can provide a new kind of thinking and take on the toughest, most complex communication problems.
That's what we've always done.
Our diverse and hands-on global team of more than 600 experts comes from the environments clients need to reach — we are former elected leaders; journalists; ambassadors; business and nonprofit executives; government officials; market researchers; and communication and Internet experts. Led by seasoned strategists in more than 30 offices, APCO works to create and implement strategic and tailored solutions designed to advance clients' objectives.
Vision & Values
APCO is the trusted partner of choice – creating value by pushing the boundaries of communication and providing global service, culture by culture.
Our mission is to be the corporate affairs and communication partner of choice for our clients and the employer of choice in our industry. We do this by living up to our values in everything we do.
International Advisory Council
Clients often need advanced strategic insight that can only come from experienced senior advisors. APCO's International Advisory Council comprises more than 40 recognized global leaders, including former elected politicians, leaders of business and industry, academics at leading universities, world-class journalists and editors, NGO and nonprofit pioneers, diplomats and policy experts.
Awards & Recognition
APCO is frequently recognized by industry peers for our collaboration with clients and our outstanding strategists.
As we conduct our work across the globe, APCO Worldwide strives to be a responsible corporate citizen, a steward of the environment, a reliable contributor to the local economy and the employer of choice in our industry.
Since 1984 APCO Worldwide has addressed clients' interests and objectives through communication and public affairs consulting. APCO's board of directors and executive committee work to ensure APCO provides best-in-class service while remaining a responsible corporate citizen.
APCO Worldwide partners with best-in-class organizations to provide high-level strategic counsel to clients around the world.
To better serve our clients' unique interests, APCO Worldwide has invested in top-notch companies that allow us to expand and diversify our offer.
Video & Materials
Learn more about APCO services, read case studies and watch videos of clients describing their APCO experiences.
APCO Worldwide is one of the largest independently-owned communication consultancies with offices in major business and media capitals throughout the world. In 2006, APCO achieved certification through the Women Presidents' Educational Organization, the regional partner of WBENC.