INDIANAPOLIS (Nov. 30, 2011) - Delta Faucet Company, America's faucet innovation leader, is pleased to announce the promotion of Richard O'Reagan to company president. In his new role, O'Reagan will lead the development of new products and oversee manufacturing and marketing practices for the Delta®, Brizo® and Peerless® brands.

O'Reagan previously served as vice president of sales for Delta Faucet Company, where he was responsible for creating and driving strategic sales execution in the United States and global markets.

“Richard’s background in sales, marketing and strategy development and execution will support Delta Faucet Company as it continues to pave the way for innovation in residential and commercial settings,” said Keith Allman, group president, Masco Corporation.

Delta Faucet Company was recently named 2011 WaterSense® Manufacturer Partner of the Year by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. As president, O'Reagan will provide support to the development of new and groundbreaking solutions offering smarter and more environmentally responsible ways to work with water.

"Delta Faucet Company is focused on building strong brands, introducing relevant innovations, and delivering best-in-class customer service," said O'Reagan. "I will continue to build on these platforms, while also promoting advancements in water efficiency."

Prior to joining Delta Faucet Company in 2008, O'Reagan served as senior vice president of sales and marketing for Mansfield Plumbing Products. In this role, he oversaw all aspects of sales, marketing, product development and strategic planning. His background also includes several years at The Chicago Faucet Company and BMW.

O'Reagan is preceded by Keith Allman, who was recently promoted to group president for Masco Corporation, one of the world's largest manufacturers of brand-name consumer products for the home and family. He is now responsible for Delta Faucet Company, Brasstech, Inc., Hansgrohe AG, Liberty Hardware Mfg. Corp., Masco Bath Corporation, Masco Canada Limited and Mirolin Industries Corp.

Jon Dartt has been promoted to O'Reagan's former position as vice president of sales at Delta Faucet Company and Ken Roberts has been promoted to the position of vice president of trade sales.