Dallas-Fort Worth's number one source for commercial aquariums and service. We specialize in delivering interior aquatic features that are elegant and functional with your office, while also providing industry-leading maintenance services. From healthcare and corporate to legal, professional and commercial offices, The Reef Outlet services a diverse range of clientele each with distinct needs and specialties. Along with an impressive list of scientifically-proven health benefits, including reduced stress and lower blood pressure, aquariums are truly unique and astonishing decorations that are guaranteed to wow your customers and staff. If you're looking for an interior solution that goes beyond a typical piece of furniture, The Reef Outlet is your source.

Our Team

The Reef Outlet’s team is made up of simply the best professionals in the aquarium field. Our company has attracted experts from all over DFW who have provided their invaluable skills, insights and expertise to the TRO portfolio. If you’re looking for the best of the best, The Reef Outlet is for you.


Dan Engberson - Owner

Dan is a former Air Force officer and pilot, and currently a captain for Southwest Airlines. His passion for aquariums and marine life gave him the inspiration to satisfy what he believed was an underserved market in the DFW area, and started TRO with his wife, Amye in 2017.


Amye Engberson - Owner

Amye grew up in North Texas and met Dan while he was in pilot training at Sheppard AFB. Amye holds a Bachelor of Science in Biology from Midwestern State University and helps manage the company with Dan.


Andrew Gabel - Director of Operations

Andrew is a graduate of the University of North Texas and a private pilot who met Dan within the aviation community. A former long-time aquarist and marketing specialist, Andrew manages the company's operational procedures and policies, as well as its marketing and digital media.


Daniel Smith - Operations Manager

Daniel is an expert aquarist and master service technician with nearly a decade of experience with fish and corals. Daniel's expertise is continually relied on by both the company and our clients to maintain healthy and thriving aquatic environments.


Andrew Engberson - Retail Associate

Andrew is a full-time business student at the University of North Texas and a part-time NASCAR driver. He is key to keeping operations running smoothly when extra help is needed and a highly valued member of the TRO family.

AJ Tipa - Systems Engineer

AJ is a STEM major from the University of North Texas and an expert in anything electrical or plumbing. AJ has worked on aquariums both as a hobby and a profession for over ten years and is a critical member of the TRO team.


Justin Day - Water Chemistry Analyst

Justin is an Environmental Science major and Chemistry minor at the University of North Texas. A former water quality technician for the city of Denton, Justin tests and manages water parameters and reporting throughout our entire operation.