Shining Star Award
 

This award recognizes a PRSA Georgia member who has demonstrated leadership within the profession and the Chapter. The nominee must be active in PRSA Georgia and have been a Chapter member of at least three years. The nominee’s 6-12 years of experience excludes internships or part-time employment while working on a degree.

Ann Cave, Director, Public Relations, Fiserv

As director of public relations at Fiserv, Ann Cave is responsible for promoting the company’s market-leading online banking, mobile banking, electronic bill payment and person-to-person payment services, which are used by thousands of financial institutions and hundreds of millions of consumers worldwide, as well as general corporate public relations initiatives. She leads the development and execution of both business-to-business and consumer public relations campaigns, managing multiple PR agencies with the goal of driving awareness and adoption of these services by both financial institutions and consumers. The businesses Ann supports are among the most complex in banking.
 
Actively involved in the PRSA Georgia chapter for 13 years, Ann is serving a second year as co-chair of the Professional Development Committee. She previously served two years as co-chair of the Phoenix Awards Committee after serving two years as a committee member. Ann has been involved in pro-bono projects coordinated by the chapter, including participating for several years in the Quality Times with PR Minds event in which PRSA Georgia members provided complementary counsel to local nonprofit organizations.
 
Ann began her career at Pineapple Public Relations, an Atlanta agency specializing in hospitality industry public relations. She holds a bachelor’s degree in communications from Oglethorpe University in Atlanta.
 
What is your dream headline? "Leveraging Experience Gained from Years in Corporate America, Ambassador Ann Cave Furthers Progress Toward World Peace”

 

Previous Shining Star Award winners:

  • Patty Gregory, Children's Healthcare of Atlanta
  • Neil Hirsch, APR
  • Elizabeth McMillan, APR
  • Karlie Stanton, APR
  • Carrie England, APR
  • Kristina Heuman
  • Lynne Unglo
  • Allyson F. Park
  • Gabrielle A. Braswell
  • Tim Hussey, APR
  • Cristina Anderson
  • Christine McManus, APR
  • Cathy Church Linton
  • Jennifer Grizzle
  • Mark Dvorak, APR