Elizabeth Cawein is a publicist, strategist and music advocate.

In 2014, she launched a not-for-profit initiative called Music Export Memphis, which leverages public and private support to function as an export office for Memphis music, creating opportunities for musicians and driving economic development through music and culture. Elizabeth has moderated panels at international music conference SXSW and has presented showcases at Folk Alliance International, SXSW and AmericanaFest. She is dedicated to the belief that smart cities are music cities.

She is also the founder of Signal Flow Public Relations, a boutique media firm dedicated to serving the Memphis music industry. Her clients include the Memphis Music Hall of Fame, The Recording Academy, Royal Studios and more. In 2016 the Greater Memphis Chamber selected Signal Flow PR as one of its ’10 to Watch’ companies in 2017.