​Jake Wharton

   Business Development                    Manager

Rachel Nepote

   Administrative               Assistant

  Jonathan Polak

Sales Representative

AEP was established in early 2010 by Joe Polak, a seasoned veteran of sales with over 40 years of experience in the construction industry. Joe has worked for some of the most respected names in the architectural metal industry including Fabral, Centria, and Alcoa Architectural Products. His business philosophy is simple, respect your partners, expect nothing less than the best and build relationships with unrivaled customer service and loyalty.

Welcome to Architectural Engineered Products. AEP is an Independent Manufacturers Rep firm representing manufacturers of some of the finest architectural building products in the construction industry. We provide professional comprehensive services to design and construction professionals and specialize in exterior envelope and interior solutions. Providing innovative products for inspired design, Architectural Engineered Products brings your vision to reality with outstanding products, service and technical support.

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Mission Statement

AEP strives to represent those manufacturers that share in our values of quality, innovation and responsiveness.The manufacturers we represent take seriously an environmentally conscious approach to building products that incorporate energy efficiency, reduction of environmental impact, sustainable construction materials, and recycle ability. The AEP commitment to sustainability is evident every day - from the way that we live our lives to the environmentally friendly manufacturers we represent.


Rebecca Bereman

​         Inside Sales                                   Representative

Patricia is also a veteran in sales with over 35 years experience in metal building and specialty metals industries. Her tireless work ethic and extensive administrative knowledge and sales experience creates a unique synergy within our company and enhances her understanding of not only the products and services we represent, but more importantly, the needs and demands of our clients and customers. Patricia believes that a strong business is built upon strong relationships and impeccable customer service.

  Patricia Polak 

   Office  Manager

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Our Foundation

After graduating high school at the age of 15, Becca transitioned into being a full-time student at Monterey Peninsula College, where she majored in Art and Psychology. Since moving to Texas, Becca has been attending Tarrant County College SE with primary studies in Art, Dance, Architectural Design and Computer Science. Becca has an extensive work background of 15+ years in Customer Service, Administrative Office, Graphic Design and Retail. She has a very strong and solid work ethic that reflects her core values of  integrity, reliability, honor, and respect. 

​Jake Is a graduate of Texas A&M University with a Bachelor's Degree in Chemistry. He has a passion for hands-on learning and his ambition to seek and solve new challenges. Jake is a results driven individual with a demonstrated track record of personal responsibility, teamwork, and adaptability. Wide-ranging experiences in Customer Service, Chemistry, Engineering and Purchasing / Sales gives Jake the knowledge and confidence to make an immediate impact working in technical sales.

​Rachel has the most diverse background of any of the AEP team. She holds 2 Associate Degrees, one in Paramedicine (Paramedic), and one in Nursing. Both graduated with honors. Rachel has experience as a Firefighter, Dispatcher, Paramedic, HR administrator, Adminstrative Assistant, Executive Adminstrative Assistant, Recruiter, and Registered Nurse. Rachel's extensive education and experience have proven to be the foundation for her devotion to the achievements of the AEP Sales team and her exeptional organizational skills help build continuity and teamwork which is the key to our success.

Joe Polak


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Upon graduating Valedictorian of the Fort Worth Police Academy in 2012, Jon worked in Law Enforcement for 5 years before choosing to change careers and join the AEP team.   Jon has extensive knowledge of the construction Industry from both the installers and manufacturers point of view. He applies his core values and Law Enforcement training to his business philosophy of building trust through loyalty, dedication, education and hard work.

We at AEP believe that architecture is more than designing buildings. We  are dedicated to working  with our clients to help them craft memorable spaces that will withstand the test of time.