Tempo Joins California’s Manufacturing Technology Consulting (CMTC) Network

March 02, 2021

IRVINE, Calif. (February 23, 2021) – Tempo, LLC (Tempo), an award-winning manufacturer of configurable linear LED lighting, has been approved for the Made in California program by California’s Manufacturing Technology Consulting (CMTC) network which is part of the US Government’s Manufacturing Extension Partnership (MEP) program.

Tempo LLC, has designed, manufactured and assembled their lighting fixtures in California since 1986. CMTC has formed, and leads, California’s Manufacturing Network (CMN) to expand capabilities and capacity to efficiently serve Small and Medium-Sized Manufacturers (SMMs) statewide. This Network delivers services that address the regional challenges driven by a diverse manufacturing community. The Network is a collaboration of more than 25 partners focused on serving SMMs in rural and urban areas statewide. CMN has increased the number of SMMs served to more than 1,300 companies annually, adding significant economic impact for manufacturers and the public good of the State of California.

As part of the Network, Tempo will strengthen and expand its capabilities as a California-based manufacturer as it accesses resources provided by CMTC.

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About Tempo, LLC

Tempo designs, develops and manufactures award-winning configurable LED linear 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