Cherie Stewart
Managing Director
APCO Worldwide San Francisco

Cherie Stewart, managing director of APCO Worldwide's San Francisco office, offers a diverse background of strategic corporate communication and consumer marketing expertise. With nearly 20 years of communication experience in the Bay Area, Cherie specializes in corporate reputation management, integrated consumer marketing programs and issues and crisis management.

Cherie has had the opportunity to lead communication programs for well-known consumer brands such as Gap, Old Navy, LeapFrog Enterprises, Pure Digital/Flip Camera and Peet's Coffee Tea. Through her consultancy, Harlu Communications, Cherie led many high-profile strategic communication projects for Gap Inc. and Old Navy, ranging from corporate giving programs to crisis issues management. Prior to that, she led corporate communication at LeapFrog Enterprises where she managed all corporate, internal, crisis and financial communication for the company.