JAKARTA: Public affairs and strategic communications agency APCO
Worldwide has opened up shop in Jakarta, Indonesia, increasing its
presence in countries with emerging economies. The launch comes just two
months after it opened in Johannesburg, South Africa. Heading the new
Indonesian office is Hans Vriens, previously vice-president for APCO's
Hong Kong office. APCO president and CEO Margery Kraus said: 'We need to
be in places in support of our multinational clients on the ground.'
APCO is also opening offices in Berlin and Jacksonville, Florida.