John Hansen founded Suntrol in 1975, and the company has been an industry leader in window film since inception.
A Mentor, Ohio native, Hansen is a U.S. Navy Veteran, an auto and motorcycle enthusiast, and a metal sculptor. Happily married to his wife and business partner Kathie for 30 years, Hansen enjoys travel, the outdoors, gardening, and is the proud dad of three cats.
Initially serving commercial, residential and automotive markets, Suntrol has evolved to focus on meeting the growing demands of commercial and residential markets. Suntrol is well-known for solar control, custom design and security solutions for commercial buildings (including hospitals, medical campuses, schools, universities, banks, libraries, museums, stadiums, and casinos.) Suntrol is also the trusted provider for countless homeowners. Under Hansen's leadership, Suntrol is a now a registered Veteran Owned Small Business (VOSB), and a multiple award winner. In 2020, Suntrol will celebrate its 45th anniversary.