paradigm shift   ~ changing workplaces

changing workplaces


Our goal is to provide an unprecedented level of service to our clients while supplying superior quality, innovative,  on-trend contract solutions and products.

paradigm is proud to partner with trusted Canadian and US manufacturers. All of the products we represent are made in North America.

Gillian Oxley-Harper has  30 years experience in the contract furniture industry and has seen the contract interiors marketplace evolve into today's changing workplace.  Her knowledge of all facets of the industry is extensive and her reputation is based on integrity, a passion for sales, flexibility to adapt to changing environments and markets and the ability to drive business through new channels, while building lasting relationships ~ relationships based on honesty, hard work and delivering what she promised.


Randy Watt has 25 years experience in the contract furniture industry on the dealer side - as the owner of a Knoll dealership in Ottawa and most recently as President of a full service office furniture dealership also located in Ottawa. Randy brings extensive knowledge of systems and architectural products to the paradigm dynamic as well as the great relationships he has built over the years with clients and within the A&D community.

"Moving to the agency side of the contract furniture equation is a great step forward to me. paradigm is uniquely positioned as the complete workplace solutions agency in the National Capital Region and Eastern ON."

2/90 Sign Systems - manufacturer of comprehensive and custom  interior and exterior way finding systems. Made in USA - Grand Rapids Michigan

Allseating Corporation ~ innovative task, guest & conference seating as well as healthcare solutions. Supply Arrangement holder, level certified. Made in Canada - Mississauga, ON

Artelite ~ hand crafted wood veneer case goods, custom reception stations, conference solutions. Newly introduced Office 5 and TAG seating Made in Canada - Montreal, QC
Cape Contract ~ Modern, funky and eclectic seating for lounge, hospitality, educational and corporate. Complete line of tables featuring the original acrylic seamless edge. Made in Canada - Concord, ON

Dauphin ~ Stylish, statement-making collaborative lounge including Junxion and Junxion Wedge, soft seating collections, working and training tables, swivel, side and installed seating. level certified. Made in USA - Boonton, NJ

Fulbright Glass Boards - wall mount, mobile and table top solutions for dry erase back painted glass marker boards. Custom capabilities.
Logiflex ~ laminate case goods, reception stations, meeting room solutions, dorm and healthcare furniture as well as soft seating and collaborative furnishings. Green Guard ~ Made in Canada - Sherbrooke, QC

Lumicor - acrylic panels for decorative, accent and architectural elements as well as surface materials. Numerous gauges and over 250 standard decors. Made in  USA - Redmond, WA.

Mayer Fabrics - breadth of line coupled with a company that consistently delivers innovative and effective contract textile solutions that bridge the gaps between design, durability, affordability and sustainability. Milled in USA - Indianapolis, IN
Symmetry Office - height adjustable tables and benching, Urban Wall dividers, unique power solutions and innovative work tools. Made in USA

Sandler Seating - high design elements create a collaborative collection of visually stunning seating. Old world craftsmanship meets hip design. Multiple collections offer a breadth of line suited to corporate, hospitality and healthcare applications. Atlanta, GA

Trendway - systems furniture, architectural elements - walls - Trendwall, Volo Wall and Trend Clear, filing and Feek - unique lobby and public area seating products. Made in USA - Quincy, MI