MacDon Industries Ltd. is pleased to announce the appointment of Douglas J. Meister to the position of Director of New Product Development. In his new capacity, Doug will lead the implementation and management of a formal cross-functional NPD Process – engaging all areas of the Company in successfully bringing new leading-edge products to market. Mr. Meister assumed this role in fall of 2012 after serving the previous seven years as Marketing Manager with the Company.
Doug joined MacDon in August of 1998 as a field test technician in Engineering. Diverse field experience in turn led to roles of increasing responsibility including several years in Product Management. In 2005, Doug transitioned full time to the Marketing Department where he has been responsible for global whole goods demand planning & pricing.
Doug holds a B.Ed. from the University of Saskatchewan (1996) and along with his young family is active in community sports and school programs.
MacDon Industries Ltd. is a family owned, Canadian based Corporation, specializing in the design and manufacture of harvesting equipment for global markets.