Justin M. Riordan, LEED AP is the founder of Spade and Archer Design Agency, a home staging company with locations in Los Angeles, Portland and Seattle. He is a thought leader and trendsetter in the real estate industry as well as the energy behind Spade and Archer, creating home staging that is simultaneously aspirational and obtainable.

Prior to opening Spade and Archer in 2009, Riordan practiced interior architecture and interior construction for twelve years, bringing a diverse background as well as a Bachelor of Architecture to the home staging industry. With more than two decades of hands-on project management and design experience, Riordan delivers an unmatched level of precision, expertise and service to his clients. In addition, Riordan is an accomplished and engaging speaker who regularly presents at real estate industry events, sharing his expertise about home staging.


Name: Justin M. Riordan, LEED AP

Title: Founder

Company: Spade and Archer Design Agency


  • Portland, Oregon - 503.841.7506

  • Los Angeles, California - 909.525.0197

  • Seattle, Washington - 206.351.7150

Email: justin@spade-archer.com

Website: spade-archer.com

Direct: 503.209.2879

Address: 1107 N. Kilpatrick Street, Portland, Oregon 97217


  • Student body president and captain of the wrestling team at Bishop Kelly High School in Boise, Idaho

  • Attended University of Hawai'i on a full ride cheerleading scholarship where he obtained a Bachelor or Architecture

  • In 2002 he married his husband, Joe Riordan, who is a stay at home dad

  • Adopted his beautiful black son, Dooley, at 7 days old in 2004

  • Lives in Portland, Oregon where he founded The League of Gay Gentleman, a mentoring program for newly out gay men

  • He actively mentors 4-5 young gay men at any given time