Hall Of Fame Inductees


The individuals nominated should have made a significant impact or positive influence that assures the future of our industry in the lives of generations to come.


Once nominated, an individual’s biography and photo are updated on the site, and he or she is placed in the polls for voting. At the end of the year the committee takes into consideration the votes and decides which candidates are inducted.


Those with a star (*) next to their name below were either inducted posthumously or have passed away since being inducted.


Nomination Qualifications

  • Person with integrity and passion
  • Minimum 20 years in industry
  • Someone who has developed  or invented  new technology
  • Has made contributions that resulted in change
  • Contributed to mankind’s needs in his field
  • Provided education and encouragement  with self-sacrifice
  • Changed the industry

Phil Steinhauer

"Landscape construction is a way to convey taste and style. whether your garden is classic in design or you take an innovative approach, your landscape is not something you buy, you have to create it."


Behind the work of Phil Steinhauer and the design team at Designscapes Colorado is character, heart, and above all a deep appreciation for the land. Mr. Steinhauer approaches design to fit the local environment while blending the home and garden together. Through a hands-on, customer focused approach, Steinhauer thinks about the utilization of native species and local materials to develop sustainable landscapes. He routinely mentors, coaches and trains employees to further develop their skill sets into some of the industry’s best professionals. A primary focus has been placed on creating an exceptional culture of accountability and giving back to the community that has supported the company for over 25 years.