Lyle Perkins Joins Tempo as Central Regional Sales Manager

September 06, 2018

Irvine, CA (September 4, 2018) – Tempo Industries, LLC (Tempo), an award-winning manufacturer of configurable linear LED lighting systems, announces today that Lyle Perkins has been hired as the new Central Regional Sales Manager. Perkins has extensive national and strategic account sales experience within the lighting industry, which will support his endeavors at pursuing central region opportunities.

“I am excited to bring Lyle into the newly expanded sales force at Tempo,” stated Ian Shaw, Vice President of Architectural Sales. “We know that Lyle’s 17 years of experience in the lighting community will benefit Tempo’s national growth this year and beyond.”

Perkins was most recently the Regional Sales Manager for Cooledge Lighting, earning the “Top Regional Sales Manager Award” for 2017. Prior to Cooledge, Lyle held sales management positions with Specialty Lighting Industries, Xicato, Hubbell Lighting, Philips Lighting and LightSource Unlimited.

Lyle has a proven track record of sales management success in the LED lighting industry,” says Robbie Das, Chief Operating Officer of Tempo. “We are confident in his capabilities and look forward to celebrating the results of his efforts in growing our brand.”

Lyle holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from Loyola University of Chicago and will be located in Chicago, Illinois.


About Tempo, LLC

Tempo designs, develops and manufactures award-winning configurable linear LED lighting solutions for architectural and theatre applications. Its broad portfolio of specification-grade lighting products provides architects, lighting designers, engineers and owners the ability to configure lighting solutions to meet the most challenging project and budget requirements. Tempo is a pioneer in the solid-state LED lighting industry and the leading manufacturer of safety lighting systems for the theater market. Founded in 1986, the company manufactures their innovative products in Irvine, California which proudly bears “MADE IN THE USA”. To learn more about Tempo, visit