ehdd gbd magazine gbdpro

AutoGate, Inc., is located near the shores of Lake Erie in Berlin Heights, Ohio. AutoGate is a family-owned business founded in 1986. With a reputation for quality, AutoGate is the leading manufacturer of Vertical Pivot Gate systems. In addition to manufacturing the first UL 325 compliant vertical pivot gate operator, we also offer a full line of reversing/safety, accessory, and access control devices.


Security + Access Control


Brian Fritz

Brian Fritz, as Vice President of Business Development of AutoGate, has strong experience in the perimeter and physical security industry. Brian’s focus is on critical Asset and physical security solutions, including multiple vertical and horizontal markets: DOD, DOS, DOJ, customs and border patrol, chemical/petro-chemical, power generation, airports/FAA, project design and specification, and many other public & private organizations.

Subscribe to the gb&dPRO newsletter to get expert advice and insights straight from the PROs.