Alkaline Water Co. Announces Brande Roderick to Join Advisory Board and Spearhead Public Relations Efforts

SCOTTSDALE, AZ--(Marketwired - Sep 11, 2013) - The Alkaline Water Company Inc. (OTCBB: WTER) ("Alkaline" or the "Company"), developers of an innovative, state of the art, proprietary electrolysis beverage process, packaged and sold as a premier alkaline drinking water for balanced lifestyles, is pleased to announce Ms. Brande Roderick has agreed to join the Company's Advisory Board and will undertake an active role in upcoming public relations and awareness campaigns.

Ms. Roderick is a professional actress and model, a mother of two young boys and a passionate advocate for healthy lifestyles. Professionally, she is most recently recognized for her role as a top four finisher on the second season of NBC's hit show "Celebrity Apprentice," and her 2013 appearance on "Celebrity Apprentice All-Stars," hosted by Donald Trump, where she competed against the likes of Joan Rivers, Dennis Rodman, Khloe Kardashian and Clint Black.

She is the founder of two companies, Pantofola D'oro, a designer shoe company partnered with Tommy Hilfiger and Adam Levine, and, an on-line skill based gaming platform. She authored 'Bounce Don't Break' as an inspirational guide and memoir of her career to-date, and has enjoyed a co-starring role in "Beverly Hills 90210," plus guest starring roles on "Just Shoot Me," "Jesse," and "Love Boat: The Next Wave," as well as national commercials for Snickers, Mentos and Dr. Pepper. Her career was notably boosted in 2000, when "Baywatch Hawaii" cast her for the starring role which is syndicated to countries across the globe to this day. Subsequently, she enjoyed a supporting role in the hit film "Starsky & Hutch" opposite Ben Stiller and Owen Wilson. In 2007, she had a lead role in a production with Snoop Dogg, and a supporting role in the "Nanny Diaries" opposite Scarlet Johansson. Of note, she had a starring role in the independent movie, 'Out of Control', which earned her a place in history as the first North American celebrity to star in an all-Indian production.

Steven Nickolas, President of The Alkaline Water Company comments, "We are thrilled that Brande has agreed to serve on our advisory board. Her interest and passion for our product, coupled with her celebrity status and business acumen will be a great help across all aspects of our public relations and marketing plans. Upon meeting her, and in very short order, it became patently obvious that she cares greatly about people, and believes strongly in a healthy lifestyle for herself, her family and friends. That fact that she was already demonstrably knowledgeable about, and had already chosen our products as part of her lifestyle, was a key factor that led to the offer of a position on our advisory board. We look forward to her active participation as we continue to build, grow, and aim for success."

Additional details of the Company's business, finances, appointments and agreements can be found as part of the Company's continuous public disclosure as a reporting issuer with the Securities and Exchange Commission ("SEC") available at For more information, visit our website at

The Alkaline Water Company Inc. (OTCBB: WTER)
The Alkaline Water Company Inc. has developed an innovative, state of the art, proprietary electrolysis process that produces healthy alkaline water for a balanced lifestyle. The company is focused on the business of distributing and marketing the retail sale of its cost-effectively bulk-packaged Alkaline Water beverage products.

About Alkaline Water Products
Alkaline Water is a pH balanced bottled alkaline drinking water enhanced with trace minerals and electrolytes. The product offers consumers the unique opportunity to purchase alkaline water in conveniently packaged three liter and one gallon sizes. The Alkaline Water Co. is currently in the midst of a national mass markets expansion program and is already available for consumer sales at a growing number of major retail locations across many parts of the United States. Learn more about the science behind alkaline water by visiting

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Brande Roderick, The Alkaline Water Company Inc.