CLEVELAND — Keene Family of Cos. announced that it has added three new team members in manufacturing, engineering and information technology.

Keene Building Products is an American manufacturer ducts for the building envelope, noise control, and roofing markets.

Doug Meredith joins Keene Building Products as the director of manufacturing. As a graduate engineer from Mississippi State University, Meredith brings extensive experience in industrial processing, optical sorting, and bulk handling. Meredith also possesses a solid background in all areas of plant and facilities engineering, while maintaining a hands-on approach as a manager. Meredith is a decisive leader with experience in developing talent, and creating effective trainings programs.

Jason Benzing joins Keene Building Products as a senior engineer. Benzing graduated from the University of Rhode Island with a bachelor’s degree in chemical engineering. Benzing comes to Keene as a dedicated engineer and manager, with more than 10 years of experience in fast-paced manufacturing settings. With skills in statistical analysis and data management, Benzing will contribute to the improvement of processes and quality at the Keene Plant.

Ryan Hephner started at Keene as an information technology consultant leading the implementation of the company’s ERP system. As a full-time employee, Hephner now handles all technical concerns and facilitates service improvements. Hephner, an honors graduate of the University of Dayton, joins team Keene with an impressive background and education in Information Systems.