APCO Worldwide Adds Travis Bullard as Director of Growing Raleigh Office

Raleigh (August 4, 2016) – Travis Bullard, formerly at Cisco, joins APCO Worldwide’s Raleigh office as a director, announced Kelly Williamson, Raleigh managing director. Bullard brings extensive international corporate communications, public affairs and public relations experience in the technology industry to APCO’s newest North America office.

 “Travis is an accomplished communications professional with a broad background supporting everything from major corporate initiatives, M&A deals, and large-scale economic development programs, to working with global media outlets, and we’re delighted to welcome him to APCO,” Williamson said. “Each day, our clients face difficult challenges in a complex, ever-changing world. Travis has worked with some of the world’s biggest and most innovative companies and his experience will be of tremendous value to our growing portfolio.”

Prior to joining APCO, Bullard helped lead corporate communications at Cisco where he was responsible for strategic campaigns across the company’s Americas Region. 

Before joining Cisco, Bullard helped launch GlobalFoundries as a joint venture between AMD and Mubadala Development Corporation of Abu Dhabi. Starting as a spin-off of AMD, GlobalFoundries quickly developed into one of the largest and fastest growing semiconductor technology companies in the world, with manufacturing campuses in the U.S., Europe and Asia. 

A proven leader and trusted advisor, his background also includes roles at global Fortune 500 tech companies including AMD and National Instruments, as well as start-ups like eVisionUSA.com.

 “I’m excited to join APCO’s dynamic team in Raleigh,” Bullard said. “The firm’s global expertise, including its rapidly growing impact in the technology industry, sets it apart in the marketplace, and I’m eager to use my skills and experience to help APCO’s clients.” 

Bullard serves on the Public Relations Society of America’s Corporate Communications Section Executive Committee and is a member of the Board of Directors for the North Carolina Public Relations Society of America. Bullard is a graduate of the public communication and issues management program at the University of Texas at Austin and holds a bachelor’s of science degree from Texas State University.

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APCO Worldwide is a global communication consultancy. We help the most innovative organizations adapt and thrive in this fast-moving, interconnected and complex world, enabling them to reach their business and societal goals. We bring our clients' work to life creatively and digitally through diverse thinking and a campaign mentality that is not limited by any particular service or discipline, but embraces a variety of integrated tactics to achieve success. APCO is a majority employee- and women-owned business.