Member News

Monday, January 29, 2018

Since 1980, Contract Design Associates (CDA) has been a full-service office furnishings dealership serving the Northwest. CDA, was locally founded by Bruce and Jill Butterworth. CDA, an authorized Herman Miller dealer, services Eastern Washington, Northern Idaho and in 2012, expanded its reach by opening its second office and showroom in Missoula, MT. Gwen Marlow and Jared Butterworth joined Bruce and Jill as Principals in the company in 2016.

In December 2017, after 37 years, Bruce and Jill retired. Gwen and Jared purchased the company and assumed operations on January 1, 2018. Gwen and Jared are focused on sustaining CDA's core value of customer service while continuing to cultivate a team known for their focus on meeting the customer's functional requirements, aesthetics, budgets and timeline. These efforts result in the best possible combination of long-term quality, value and productivity for clients in education, healthcare, government and corporate markets served.

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