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News / October 14, 2021

Feyen Zylstra Becomes Inductive Automation Premier Integrator

Michigan-Based Integrator Leverages Ignition in Several Industries

Inductive Automation has designated Feyen Zylstra as an Inductive Automation Premier Integrator. This is the highest level of integrator certification recognized by Inductive Automation, a leading industrial automation software company. Its key product, Ignition by Inductive Automation®, is used in virtually every industry, in more than 100 countries.

Based in Grand Rapids, Michigan, Feyen Zylstra is a system integrator specializing in industrial automation, industrial networking, cybersecurity, IIoT, robotics, digital products, U.L. panel building, and MES. The company has deployed projects in numerous industries, including food & beverage, automotive, consumer packaged goods, life sciences, distribution centers, and healthcare. The company has offices in Michigan, Tennessee, North Carolina, and South Carolina.

"Helping our customers recognize and capture value in their manufacturing operations is our primary goal at FZ,” said Ryan Cahalane, president of industrial tech at Feyen Zylstra, “Ignition has allowed our customers to do just that. We’ve seen the Ignition platform open doors and provide visibility that drives achievable and clear results. We’re committed to enriching our industrial technology expertise, so becoming a Premiere Integrator affirms that our team has the skills needed to drive success.”

Feyen Zylstra has demonstrated success at designing, developing, and implementing Ignition solutions for its customers. The company became a Gold Certified Integrator for Ignition in July 2020. Feyen Zylstra is an active member of the Inductive Automation community, and has posted multiple Ignition case studies and blog posts on its website and partner websites.

“Feyen Zylstra is a great example of an integrator that’s focused on its customers’ needs,” said Kent Melville, sales engineering manager at Inductive Automation. “They’re a pleasure to work with, and they have the technical skills to deliver innovative solutions to solve complex problems. Their attention to detail helps ensure that each project is a success.”

Inductive Automation looks forward to working more closely with Feyen Zylstra, which is becoming increasingly active in the Ignition community. For more information, visit