Canton, Mich., March 16, 2007-Canton, Mich.-based marketing communications and public relations agency, Markit Strategies and PR, LLC announced today it has been named agency of record for Plex Systems, Inc. in Auburn Hills, Mich. for the second year. Plex (www.plex.com) renewed its contract with Markit Strategies early this year after a successful partnership in 2006. The 12-year old software-as-a-service firm just released record earnings, posting a 53% growth in 2006. Plex Systems is the provider of the on demand manufacturing performance system Plexus Online, combining the capabilities of enterprise resource planning (ERP), manufacturing execution systems (MES), quality management, customer relationship management (CRM), shop floor integration, and more.

“Markit Strategies and PR has helped increase the awareness of Plex Systems in the manufacturing community and the technology industry,” stated Patrick Fetterman, vice president of marketing for Plex. “The Markit Strategies team has been integral to the success of Plex over the past 14 months.”

Plex Systems relies on Markit Strategies and PR to help with media relations, analyst relations, and general marketing communication activities. The agency is led by 17-year marketing veteran Peggy Fenwick. The Plexus account team includes Fenwick, Julie Rogier, and Julie Metea. Markit Strategies is an integrated strategic marketing and public relations firm servicing a wide range of industries with marketing, business development, communications, and media relations program development.

About Markit Strategies & PR, LLC

Markit Strategies and PR, founded in early 2005, assists many automotive, technology, and professional services companies and organizations with strategic market development, planning, web and collateral development, press release writing and establishing productive relationships with the media. For more information, visit www.markitstrategiesandpr.com.