Howard Pulchin is the Global Creative Director for APCO Worldwide, a communications consultancy. At APCO Worldwide, he works with clients and colleagues to help develop creative strategies and programs to create pause-worthy moments in a highly distracted world.  Prior to this, he created and co-led Edelman’s Strategic and Creative Guild, as well as served as Managing Director of the Consumer Brands practice in New York.  Howard has led teams to launch new brands, develop brand thought-leadership campaigns and reposition brands for new audiences and environments.  He has worked with some of the world’s most respected companies and loved brands, such as: Starbucks, Unilever, Microsoft, GE, Dove, Xbox, Heineken and Axe.

Previously, he served as Director of Communications for the Guinness Bass Import Company/Diageo.  Howard and his husband Joerel Ramos live in New York City and Warren, CT.