Summit Automation and Solar Innovations
to Form New Strategic Alliance

Mesa, Arizona – February 10, 2021 – Summit Automation, the premier window and door automation company, and Solar Innovations, a leading manufacturer of the highest quality doors, windows, skylights, and glazed structures, are excited to announce today a new strategic alliance to jointly offer large window and door automation offerings.

“For many years, automating very large windows and doors has been a challenge, but with Summit Automation’s motors and full systems, this can be accomplished successfully” said Patrick (PJ) Gruetzmacher, CEO of Summit Automation. “Partnering with the leading manufacturer of these products is a great way to offer convenience and security to Customers who need them” Gruetzmacher added.

“Solar Innovations is excited to be working together with Summit Automation to provide automation to our high-performance operable door and window systems worldwide” said Greg Header, President Solar Innovations.

Summit Automation’s residential and commercial systems are ETL listed, UL325 compliant, and they are suitable for all sized sliding and pivot doors and windows.


About Summit Automation:

Summit Automation ( invents, engineers, manufactures, and provides automation systems for homes and businesses across the U.S. The cutting-edge, reliable systems are easily operated via tamper-proof touchscreen keypad or smartphone app and feature smart motion sensors. Summit Automation systems are available exclusively through OEM partners, certified dealers and installers.

Company Contact:

Patrick (PJ) Gruetzmacher, CEO
Phone: 480-500-5468

About Solar Innovations:

Solar Innovations® Architectural Glazing Systems ( is a leading manufacturer of the highest quality doors, windows, skylights, and glazed structures. As a single-source provider of aluminum, wood, and vinyl products for both homes and businesses for over 23 years, Solar Innovations® takes pride in every product they deliver.

Partner Contact:

Ben Foreman, Marketing Coordinator
Phone: 570-915-1744