ATLANTA (March 6, 2017) – Kleber & Associates (K&A), an Atlanta based marketing and communications firm, today announced the appointment of Kathleen “Kat” Bowley as Senior Public Relations Account Director.

“I have admired Kat’s thought leadership in the home and décor industry for some time and am thrilled to finally join forces,” said Steve Kleber, president and founder of K&A. “Her relationships in the building products and consumer editorial community are unrivaled and I am confident as a key associate in our PR and content marketing practice, she will provide significant new opportunities for our client brands in this important channel of influence.”

As director, Bowley will oversee all client relations and be an integral part of strategic planning and content development.

Previously, she served as the public relations and communications manager for Surya, promoting the brand’s fashion forward home décor products including rugs, lighting, furniture and accessories while managing media relations, brand positioning as well as social media. Among her two decades of employment history, she has also served as a senior account manager for Dodge Communications as well as the chief creative officer and founder of Intent Communications in Atlanta. She graduated from the University of Houston in Texas where she earned a bachelor of arts degree.

“Kleber & Associates has built a solid reputation for excellence in helping companies within the building materials and products industry tell their unique stories in a compelling, impactful and results-driven way. I am excited to join a strong team of marketing and PR professionals who are not only specialists but also passionate about partnering with clients to help elevate their brands to the next level,” said Bowley.