Steve Kleber, founder of Kleber & Associates and president of the National Remodeling Foundation, has been appointed chairman for the 2023 – 2024 National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) Global Opportunities Board. As chairman, Kleber will lead efforts for global membership by providing international networking forums as well as increasing education and opportunities for brands seeking recognition in the North American home building marketplace.

We are pleased to have Steve Kleber join the team as a seasoned industry professional. His experience will help further lead us globally and we are honored to welcome him as Chair,” said Deb Malone, NAHB Chief Operating Officer.

Kleber, an active member of the NAHB, formerly served as the Chairman of the Global Innovations Award, where he helped to grow the awards program, including soliciting participation, leveraging international opportunities as well as increasing overall entries, sponsorships and memberships.

It is a unique honor to lead the NAHB Global Opportunities Board and help grow international membership and opportunities for this highly relevant and critically important organization,” Kleber noted.

The Global Opportunities Board is recognized as:

  • The premier global clearinghouse for information on all aspects of the home building industry
  • Reinforcing the value and global business opportunities created through NAHB membership
  • Growing the International Builders’ Show as a multi-national networking and business development event
  • Ensuring that NAHB’s international programs stimulate economic growth for the association and its members

Kleber is founder of Kleber & Associates (K&A), a full-service integrated marketing communications agency specializing in home and building products. In addition to his role as president of the National Remodeling Foundation, he is immediate past president of the National Kitchen & Bath Association’s Center for Kitchen/Bath Education and Research and serves on the board of The Home Projects Council.

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