Our Promise

COE Distributing is a customer-focused organization and is 100% committed to providing the best experience possible when purchasing our products — striving for our most popular products to be in stock and available for immediate shipment every day. We take time to understand your needs and develop solutions to exceed them. We build long-term loyalty with our strong commitment to customer satisfaction. We ask for your feedback and implement continuous improvement processes. And, we support our customers by building the best possible team of more than 100 dedicated employees who work with common Core Values toward shared goals.


Team members benefit from career development programs like Rising Stars training, employee recognition and profit-sharing programs, as well as personal benefits such as financial workshops, volunteer paid time off and virtual book clubs. As the official employee engagement partner of the Pittsburgh Penguins, COE also holds a biweekly peer-to-peer recognition program awarding a game-worn Penguins helmet to an employee embodying COE's Core Values of Customer Service, Respect, Teamwork, Quality, Safety, Innovation and Transparency.

Our Mission

Connecting people and products to
create an inspiring environment 
wherever they work.

Our Vision

To be the most successful 
respected furniture 
source in America.

Our Values

Customer Service, Respect,
Teamwork, Quality,
Safety, Innovation, and Transparency

 About COE

COE Distributing is a national office furnishings distributor with a passion for creating inspiring work environments. A family-owned business since 1947, COE sources high-quality office furniture with forward-thinking, well-planned design from around the globe.


Our developers collaborate with renowned designers and skilled manufacturers to bring exclusive products to market through our private label, OfficeSource.


A distinctive product development process,

go-to-market strategy, supply chain capabilities and exceptional service propel us into unparalleled space in the market.

The COE Team

At COE Distributing, we believe in always giving our customers our best and work continuously to build a world-class team ready to support your needs.


We hire the best the industry has to offer in product development, sales, customer service and management so we can provide top-notch service and in-demand products with a truly helpful, customer-tailored experience.


Meet our team sales and management team members and learn more about what makes COE Distributing an innovative industry leader.


We are always seeking qualified applicants to add to our robust team. We pursue dedicated individuals, ready to bring new ideas to business practices and renewed energy to our established teams.


We want individuals who work well both independently and as part of a team, while demonstrating COE's Core Values of Customer Service, Respect, Teamwork, Quality, Safety, Innovation and Transparency. Check out our open positions and read more about our Employee Engagement Programs.

Awards & Recognitions

Pittsburgh Top 100
Fastest Growing Companies

2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020, 2021

Pittsburgh Fast 50

2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2020, 2021

Fastest Growing Private Companies in America

2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020, 2021

Smart 50 Award
to CEO/President JD Ewing

2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020, 2021

Top 100 Largest Privately Owned Companies in the Pittsburgh Region


Top 100 Workplaces
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

2020, 2021

Distributor's Deliver Award