History and Growth

CDA+Pirscher Architects, Inc. is one of the Pacific Northwest's leading architectural firms.

Founded in 1979 under the name of Commercial Design Associates, CDA+Pirscher's commitment to successful commercial projects accounts for its rapid growth.

The firm employs 10 professional staff and is well regarded for design excellence and production quality.

CDA+Pirscher's geographic range includes:






Services and Growth

Provides services that assist our clients in all phases of project development including:

Site Planning

Space Planning
Store Planning

Feasibility Analysis

Project Programming

Tenant Improvements

Value Engineering

Contract Documents

Construction Administration

Market Diversity

CDA+Pirscher serves clients in the retail, commercial, restaurant, hospitality, multi-family, corporate office, healthcare, senior housing and specialized industrial markets.

Special Capabilities

CDA+Pirscher's management style emphasizes direct, effective client/architect communication and superior project management.

Tailored, budget-responsive solutions are developed for each project.

The large number of repeat clients who look to CDA+Pirscher for design excellence and personal, professional service is our best testament to our management ability.


American Institute of Architects (AIA)

American Society of Interior Designers (ASID)

Construction Specifications Institute (CSI)

International Conference of Building Officials (ICBO)

International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC)

National Association of Senior Living Industries (NASLI)

National Association of Industrial and Office Parks (NAIOP)


1996 Award of Construction Excellence - Pavilions Centre

Design Excellence Award Program - Idaho Power
Smith's Home Furnishings
Boise, Idaho


Washington Aggregate and Concrete Association - First Place, Tilt-up Category
Canyon Park Place
Bothell, Washington


Northwest Lath & Plaster Trust - Award of Distinction
Canyon Place
Beaverton, Oregon

1986 Meteor Communications Corporation
Tukwilla, Washington
1985 Award of Excellence - City of Edmonds