Adesso, meaning “now” in Italian, was founded in 1994 by Lee Schaak and Peggy Traub. Headquartered in New York City, ... Adesso specializes in fresh, contemporary, affordable lighting and furniture. Adesso is a design-driven company with a proven global appeal. Their 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. Contact your Design Consultant to shop Adesso today!