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Awards

 
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2007      2006      2005      2004      2003      2001     2000
 
1999      1998      1994      1993      1992

 

 

2014

  • Landscape Structures was honored with the Champion of Partnership award by the Sensory Processing Disorder (SPD) Foundation for support of inclusive playgrounds. 
  • 21st Annual EPCOT International Flower & Garden Festival Participant, March 5-May 18, 2014.

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2013

  • Booth voted Best Visual Appeal at 2013 American Society of Landscape Architects (ASLA) Annual Meeting & Expo in Boston, Mass. featured our newest dynamic nets and contemporary towers, GeoNetrix.
  • Landscape Structures has been selected as a finalist in Minnesota Business magazine's third annual Manufacturing Awards in the Sustainability category.
  • Landscape Structures was named one of the Top Workplaces in Minnesota by the Star Tribune for the fourth consecutive year.
  • Barb King was inducted into the Minnesota Women Business Owners Hall of Fame by NAWBO- Minnesota. Barb was one of 5 posthumous with 20 living women entrepreneurial leaders to be the first inductees into the Hall of Fame.
  • 20th Annual EPCOT International Flower & Garden Festival Participant, March 6-May 19, 2013

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2012

  • Steve King recognized with Visionary Leadership Award from Shane's Inspiration for his commitment to Inclusive Playground Design
  • Landscape Structures was the recipient of the People’s Choice Awards for Best in Show at the 2012 Annual Meeting and Expo in Phoenix
  • Landscape Structures was named one of the Top Workplaces in Minnesota by the Star Tribune for the third consecutive year.
  • 19th Annual EPCOT International Flower & Garden Festival Participant, March 7-May 20, 2012

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2011 

  • Landscape Structures was honored with the Best Visual Appeal Award at 2011 ASLA Annual Meeting and EXPO.  
  • Landscape Structures has been named one of the Top Workplaces in Minnesota for the second consecutive year by Star Tribune.
  • Landscape Structures was honored with a Design for All Foundation Award in the Company Category, which is a display of the best international practices and a source of inspiration for those who aspire to improve everyone’s quality of life
  • Landscape Structures honored with the 2011 Disability Matters Marketplace Award for our commitment to providing inclusive playgrounds
  • 18th Annual EPCOT International Flower and Garden Festival Participant, March 2-May 18, 2011

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2010 

  • Landscape Structures was named to the Star Tribune's Top Workplaces 2010
  • The King Pavilion addition to the ISU College of Design has been awarded LEED Platinum certification by the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC). It is the first higher-education building in Iowa to achieve LEED Platinum status
  • 17th Annual EPCOT International Flower and Garden Festival Participant, March 3-May 16, 2010

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2009 

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2008 

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  2007

  • The Delano Chamber of Commerce honors Landscape Structures with its 2007 Business of the Year award
  • 14th Annual  EPCOT International Flower and Garden Festival Participant, April 5-June 3, 2007
  • 2007 MSP Journal Book of Lists™ ranks Landscape Structures five out of 25 in the women-owned business category for "Who's Who of Business in the Greater Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area"
  • Landscape Structures is awarded the  2007 Minnesota Work-Life Champion for championing a healthy work-life balance
  • The Stewy’s Skatepark video produced by Landscape Structures wins Best Corporate Video for 2006 from Videomaker Magazine

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  2006

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  2005

  • On August 18, Barb and Steve King are presented with the  Christian Peterson Award from Iowa State University's College of Design for safe and innovative designs for children
  • Landscape Structures receives award from the Minnesota Recreation and Park Foundation for contribution to the recreation, park and leisure service field
  • In May, Barb King was inducted as an  Honorary Membership of the American Society of Landscape Architects (ASLA), a title awarded to non-landscape architects whose achievements of national or international significance or influence have provided notable service to the profession of landscape architecture; Barb had the honor of being the first spouse of an ASLA member, Steve King, to be inducted as an Honorary Member
  • 12th Annual  EPCOT International Flower and Garden Festival Participant, April 15- June 10, 2005

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  2004

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  2003

  • Landscape Structures receives National Award of Merit from Associated Builders and Contractors for Landscape Structures corporate headquarters building
  • Landscape Structures receives Award of Excellence from National Association of Industrial and Office Properties (Minnesota Chapter) for corporate headquarters building
  • Landscape Structures receives Award of Excellence from Associated Builders and Contractors (Minnesota Chapter) for corporate headquarters building
  • Landscape Structures receives Project of the Year from Minnesota Construction Association for corporate headquarters building

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  2001

  • For the third consecutive year, Landscape Structures places among the top women-owned companies in the United States

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  2000

  • Barb King was selected Woman Business Owner of the Year for Minnesota chapter of the National Association of Women Business Owners (NAWBO)
  • Landscape Structures places among the top women-owned companies in the United States
  • 7th Annual  EPCOT International Flower and Garden Festival Participant, April 28- June 11, 2000

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  1999

  • A graduate of Iowa State University, Barb King received the 1999 Professional Achievement Award in Family and Consumer Sciences from Iowa State University
  • Landscape Structures places among the top women-owned companies in the United States

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  1998

  • Steve King receives Japan's G-Mark International Design Award for design of an AdventureScape

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  1994

  • Barb King was selected as the Small Business Administration’s “Small Business Person of the Year” for the six-state Midwest region

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  1993

  • Steve King is appointed to the Federal Access Board’s Recreation Access Advisory Committee; he is the sole playground equipment manufacturer to be named to that committee
  • Barb King was awarded the Blue Chip Enterprise runner-up honors given by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, Nation's Business magazine and Connecticut Mutual Insurance Company

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  1992

  • Barb and Steve King were named Minnesota’s Entrepreneurs of the Year by Ernst and Young, Inc., magazine and the law firm of Gray Plant Mooty; they were also recognized with a national honorable mention in the manufacturing category
  • Barb and Steve King were inducted into the National Institute of Entrepreneurs
  • Barb King earned the Athena Award for outstanding businesswoman of the year in 1992 from the Delano Chamber of Commerce and General Motors

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