Barb King Inducted into Minnesota Women Business Owners Hall of Fame
May 2, 2013 — Barb King (1946-2008), cofounder of Delano, Minn.-based Landscape Structures Inc., was inducted into the Minnesota Women Business Owners Hall of Fame on April 25. The Hall of Fame was created to honor 25 women entrepreneurial leaders—20 living and 5 posthumous—who represent 150 years of Minnesota business history. Barb was honored for her business innovation, leadership and the legacy she left for future generations of Minnesota business women.
Barb served as president of Landscape Structures until her passing in 2008, and was committed to children throughout her life. She was passionate about showing them how to lead healthier lives and to appreciate nature. In addition to cofounding Landscape Structures with her husband, Steve King, Barb founded and was the benefactor of the Säjai® Foundation, which merged with Camp Fire in 2013.