Mike Pilato

Mike Pilato , President, Specialty Brands Division

Mike Pilato is our President, Specialty Brands, since October 2018. He is responsible for growing our full portfolio of brands including Progressive, Precision, Iron Vegan and LVHS. Mr. Pilato has diverse Consumer Packaged Goods (CPG) experience across companies of various sizes. He was with The Clorox Company since April 2008 holding senior positions in Finance, Brand Management, and Sales. His most recent role was as General Manager and President, Canada, where he led the organization to four years of unprecedented growth across multiple categories including household products, natural health and personal care. Prior to joining Clorox, Mr. Pilato held various cross-functional roles at Playtex Products and Kraft Foods. He has also spent time in leadership positions in the start-up space. He has been a Director at the Food and Consumer Products of Canada Association (FCPC) since 2015, previously serving as the Vice-Chair. He previously sat on the boards of the Canadian Consumer Specialty Products Association (CCSPA) and Avante Logixx Inc (XX.V). Mr. Pilato holds a Bachelor of Accounting degree from Brock University in St. Catharines, as well as a CPA, CMA designation.