OUR STORY

INNOVATION IN LIGHT™

LED is what we do.

Solutions for every application.

Offering

Premier Visual Solutions

LED is the premier visual solution for indoor, outdoor, and lighting applications, and the top-line product for Optec’s dealers and their clients. As a leading innovator in LED solutions, Optec is proud to be among the first in the world investing in this technology and its applications. Our expert display, software, and lighting teams are dedicated to delivering brilliant solutions.

Innovation in Light™

Optec’s array of LED products span high-growth markets from indoor spectaculars to outdoor displays. Our solutions work to give clients increased visibility and lasting value through our innovative products, services, and support.

Proud to call California home.

Designed, engineered, and built in the USA.

Factory

Ontario, California

For over 35 years, Optec Displays has been headquartered in the Southern California area. In 2015, Optec moved into a 100,000 square feet facility in Ontario, California, about one hour east of Los Angeles. We are equipped with specialized tools, utilized by our highly qualified personnel, to deploy thousands of custom LED solutions a year. We invite you to visit, and look forward to showing you that the sun isn’t the only source of brilliant light in Southern California.

Over three decades of innovation.

Our experience informs our technological advances.

History

35 Years of LED Innovation

Optec Displays, founded in 1985, continues to be a major contributor in the development of LED display technology innovations. As a result, Optec has grown into one of North America’s leading-edge large-format LED display manufacturers.

Over 35 years of research, analysis, application, and constant constructive exchanges, with some of the most challenging dealers and clients, informs our design, engineering, and technological advances.

Timeline

Today

Cool Timeline

2020
2020

2020

2020: Optec introduced the Infinity-SMD high bright (HB) LED tile with XL louver technology and high contrast mask.

2017
2017

2017

2017

2017: Optec introduced the Intelligent-M2 modular cabinet with 1 CPU per LED tile, diagnostic utility, and advanced five pin power and data connector.

2015
2015

2015

2015: Optec moved into a new 100,000 square feet manufacturing facility in Ontario, California.

2006
2006

2006

2006: Optec developed the DNET cloud-based content hosting and sign management software system.

2005
2005

2005

2005

2005: Optec installed the Twin Dragon Tower, the world’s first LED display to wrap around a 720° radius. It won a prestigious Digi Award for excellencein creativity.

2002
2002

2002

2002

2002: Optec developed the Hybrid pixel system featuring “hot swappable” pixels and individually louvered LEDs.

1996
1996

1996

1996: Optec installed the world’s first full-color RGB LED display panel.

1990
1990

1990

1990: Optec developed the world’s first full-color RGB LED display panel.

1985
1985

1985

1985: Optec began operations under the Litek Brand.

Developed the first wireless controlled LED displays for commercial use.

1980

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