Shira Miller - Executive Vice President, Communications
Shira Miller, CPCC, is the Executive Vice President, Communications for the National DCP, LLC, the $2 billion supply chain management cooperative that serves the franchisees of Dunkin’ Donuts. In this role, she handles all aspects of internal, external and corporate communications, employee communications, issues management, brand image and plays a key role in the development of executive leadership. A Certified Professional Co-Active Coach, Miller has more than 25 years of award-winning experience in corporate communications, public relations, marketing, executive coaching and employee engagement work.
Prior to joining National DCP, she served as President of Shira Miller Communications, a boutique PR and brand image enhancement firm which served clients such as Cox Communications, Spanx, InterContinental Hotels Group, Farm Rich, FOCUS Brands and the Synthetic Turf Council.
Her corporate work experience includes serving as the Director of Corporate Communications for American Retail Group, a billion-dollar retail company with nearly 1,000 specialty stores and 15,000 employees nationwide, where she focused on creating cultural cohesion and employee engagement with its operating companies (Anchor Blue, Eastern Mountain Sports, Levi’s/Dockers Outlets, Maurices and Uptons). In her capacity as Director of Marketing Communications and Public Relations for Morrison Management Specialists, now a billion-dollar division of Compass, Miller handled all aspects of marketing, PR, employee communications and corporate communications for the leading healthcare food and nutrition company. She also previously served as the PR Manager for The Shepherd Center, Community Relations Manager for Days Inns of America and Weekend Bureau Coordinator for the NBC News Southeastern Bureau.
A graduate of Emory University, Miller has been recognized with over 40 industry awards, including Public Relations Society of America's National Bronze Anvil Award for Consumer Media Relations. Her story and opinions have been recognized in Shape, Health, First for Women, Quick & Simple, the Atlanta Journal – Constitution, Emory Magazine, Fitbie (MSN’s Healthy Living portal), bestselling business book The Power of Nice, and Trust Your Gut: How the Power of Intuition Can Grow Your Business. She has delivered numerous presentations about communications, branding and marketing to organizations such as Public Relations Society of America- Georgia Chapter, American Marketing Association – Atlanta Chapter, National Association of Women’s Business Owners, Georgia Society of Association Executives and the Metro Atlanta Chamber of Commerce.