About Us

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We Are AHT

Our Story
Advanced Hurricane Technology (AHT) started with $600 and a dream – the product of Jaime and Fernanda Zabala who immigrated to Naples, Florida from Ecuador looking for the American dream. AHT began as a family owned and operated storm protection service provider in Naples under the name Imagen USA. We’ve now grown into a leader in hurricane protection, with our commitment to innovation evident through our Research & Development efforts, where we constantly push the boundaries of protection technology.

Since its inception, AHT has been guided by its values—fairness, honesty and integrity—which are embedded in the way we operate our day to day, the products we manufacture and sell, and most importantly in the people who are a part of the AHT family.

Our Mission
AHT promises excellent products designed for hurricane protection, shielding your family, property, and investments.

Our Expansion
AHT’s success is in great part due to our customers. To better serve our clients we have grown into over 200,000 sq ft of storage and manufacturing space, in Ft. Myers, Florida and have expanded to the mid-Atlantic with AHT DC, the Caribbean with Puerto Rico AHT, and South America with AHT Ecuador. Get a virtual tour of our warehouse.

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Global Reach, Local Expertise

Serving communities worldwide.

Success in Numbers


Authorized Dealers


Years in Business


Finished Projects



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55,000 sq. ft. state-of-the-art facility located in Fort Myers, FL.

Quality starts

with our people

In addition to excellent products like our hurricane screens, hurricane shutters, and impact windows and doors, Advanced Hurricane Technology is powered by a talented team. We take pride in providing comprehensive storm protection solutions and top-tier service. In other words, AHT shows its commitment to quality through our people and our products because AHT MEANS QUALITY.

Meet the Team

We Are AHT

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Jaime Zabala Sr. & Fernanda Zabala


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Jaime Zabala Jr.


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Andy Zabala


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Sam Corbett

Director of Sales

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Window Distribution & Installation Department

Roger Oesterich brings over 45 years of window knowledge and wisdom to the Window Distribution & Installation Department.

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Screen Development & Manufacturing Department

Our screen department leads the industry in developing the strongest hurricane screens and new technology.  Learn more in Research & Development.

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Shutter Services

Our Shutter Services team is ready to answer your storm protection questions. Looking to get a quote? Contact us today.

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Warehouse Department

Our manufacturers, assemblers, and drivers are the backbone of our success.

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AHT Family

Advanced Hurricane Technology takes pride in its diversity and celebrates the great work of our entire AHT Family.


Our Clients

Over 200 reviews from verified customers.

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