WASHINGTON, D.C.— Bill Dalbec, former vice president and team leader of the public affairs and association research practices at Harris Interactive, has joined APCO Worldwide as senior vice president. Dalbec, an expert in opinion research and public affairs, will be part of APCO’s opinion research and message development division, APCO Insight.
APCO Insight offers an integrated global research capability to corporations, foundations, issue coalitions, government agencies and trade and professional associations. Dalbec will offer clients a special expertise in assessing the political reputation of enterprises among their key stakeholders and providing strategic counsel to public policy campaigns.
“In today’s marketplace there is a growing need for research-based message and strategy development and clients have recognized that they must engage high-end, specialized research teams to do this work,” says Dalbec.