Portrait: Eric Reynolds

Eric Reynolds

Executive Vice President 
Household and Lifestyle

Eric Reynolds was named executive vice president – Household and Lifestyle in July 2019. In this role, he has responsibility for the Litter, Food, Charcoal, Brita®, Glad®, Burt’s Bees®, Nutranext and RenewLife® businesses and also serves as executive sponsor for enterprise sustainability. Previously, he was executive vice president – Cleaning and Burt’s Bees, with responsibility for the Laundry, Home Care, Professional Products and Burt’s Bees businesses, a position he assumed in January 2019. Prior to that, he spent three years as senior vice president and chief marketing officer. As CMO, he had global responsibility for all marketing functions, including brand strategy and management, personnel staffing and development, consumer insights, advanced analytics, agency management, consumer promotion, digital capabilities, media planning and buying, commercial production, and graphic design.

Before these roles, Reynolds held a number of positions within the company, including vice president and general manager – Europe, Middle East, Africa and Asia, overseeing Clorox’s growth and brand strategies in these regions; general manager – Caribbean in the International Division; and marketing director – U.S. Home Care. His career at Clorox began in 1998 as an associate marketing manager on the Brita® business.

Reynolds currently serves as the executive sponsor for the company’s LGBTQ employee resource group

Prior to joining the company, Reynolds spent five years working for General Mills in finance.

He currently chairs the Vesper Society, a social justice health access foundation, and serves as a director on the boards of the American Cleaning Institute and the Alameda County Food Bank.

A native of Minneapolis, Reynolds holds a bachelor’s degree in English and economics from Saint Olaf College. He also holds an MBA in marketing and strategy from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University.