Founded in 1984, APCO Worldwide is one of the largest independent communication, stakeholder engagement and business strategy firms in the world with offices in major cities throughout the Americas, Europe, the Middle East, and Asia. Clients include corporations, governments, industry associations and nonprofit organizations. Headquartered in Washington, D.C., APCO's core services include corporate, investor and internal communication; crisis and issue management; government relations; litigation communication; traditional and social media relations; corporate responsibility; opinion research; market entry; and online communication. APCO is a majority women-owned business. APCO frequently wins awards and accolades from our industry peers including, most recently, Public Affairs Agency of the Year, 2011 and Public Affairs Agency of the Decade, 2010 from the leading industry publication, The Holmes Report. For more information, visit apcoworldwide.com.