ATLANTA (January 2017) – SharkBite Plumbing Solutions, a premier manufacturer of plumbing and water control systems, has chosen Kleber & Associates as its marketing agency of record. Atlanta based, Kleber & Associates, will handle public relations and digital media targeting residential construction market specifiers, influencers and installers for SharkBite. “We are thrilled to have selected an agency with a laser focus on the home and building industry. K&A knows the plumbing industry very well and we, at SharkBite, are eager to uncover new marketing opportunities with them,” said Jeff Long, director of global marketing for SharkBite. SharkBite has recently launched its new EvoPEX system which will be promoted by Kleber & Associates at the International Builders’ Show (IBS) in January. The debut of the EvoPEX system comes at a time where new construction is on the rise. U.S. housing starts predicted that nearly 813,000 homes will be built by the end of 2016, according to the 2016 Home Building Outlook released by Metrostudy. “K&A has known SharkBite since the grand opening of its global headquarters in Atlanta several years ago. I am fully confident we are a perfect match to grow brand awareness and visibility with such an exciting company,” said Steve Kleber, president and founder of K&A. For more information on K&A and its marketing services, visit www.kleberandassociates.com. About Kleber & Associates Kleber & Associates (K&A) is a leading full-service marketing agency specializing in the home and building products industries. Based in Atlanta, K&A has more than 30 years of experience delivery compelling, creative and measureable results. The agency’s mantra is “Right at Home℠,” which is brought to life by promoting brands that build better homes and living spaces. K&A is a privately owned agency run by company founder Steve Kleber, who is the president of the National Remodeling Foundation and the immediate past president of the National Kitchen & Bath Association’s Center for Kitchen and Bath Education and Research. For more information on K&A, visit www.kleberandassociates.com. About SharkBite Plumbing Solutions SharkBite is a provider of plumbing and water control systems for residential and commercial applications. As the world leader and hallmark of push-to-connect plumbing systems, the company strives to continue revolutionizing the plumbing industry with solutions that improve efficiency and performance. SharkBite manufactures a wide range of plumbing fittings, water control valves and PEX pipe, making it the only total plumbing solution from meter to fixture. For more information, visit www.sharkbite.com. About Reliance Worldwide Corporation Reliance Worldwide Corporation® (RWC) is a global provider of water control systems and plumbing solutions for domestic, commercial and industrial applications. From the innovative SharkBite Push-to-Connect system to the advanced line of Cash Acme water control valves, RWC develops, manufactures and delivers trusted solutions for the plumbing trade. Additional information is available at www.rwc.com.