Steve Caldeira, President & CEO, Household & Commercial Products Association (HCPA) and Mike Gruber, Senior Vice President, Government Relations & Public Policy, were named to The Hill’s Top Lobbyists 2022. This is the first time that Gruber has received this recognition and the fifth consecutive year that Caldeira has topped the list.
Caldeira serves as a passionate advocate for the household and commercial products industry among legislators and regulators, most recently calling on Congress to fund the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), the organization responsible for regulating member companies’ products. He is also a respected voice in the media, having published multiple op-eds and Letters to the Editor in consumer and inside-the-Beltway publications on the Association’s priority policy issues.
During his first year at HCPA, Gruber has been helping to further raise the profile of the household and commercial products industry. This work includes helping to lead the reauthorization of the Pesticide Registration Improvement Act (PRIA) as part of a coalition, which is the program that funds part of the EPA’s pesticide registration program, and key state issues, such as producer responsibility, labeling, and sustainability.
Caldeira and Gruber are listed on The Hill’s Top Lobbyists under the Associations category.