"Design Driven to create High Design for the Masses" - Adesso's Mission
Adesso, meaning "Now" in Italian, was founded in 1994 by Lee Schaak, who leads the design force, and Peggy Traub, a former Bloomingdale's DMM. We are headquartered in New York City, the design center of the USA. Adesso's specialties are fresh, contemporary, affordable lighting and furniture.
Adesso is a design driven company with a proven global appeal. Adesso products can sell in Birmingham, Alabama as well as Birmingham, England. Adesso is established as a dominant supplier of task and floor lighting in low, mid and high level markets. We lead these fields.