TNLA Awards Dinner 2013


2013 Award Winners

Summit Award Winner: Calloway's Nursery. The highest honor bestowed on a member firm recognizing them for exceptional contributions to TNLA and the industry, the Summit Award exemplifies innovation, service, and highly ethical behavior in the way a business conducts its affairs.

Summit Award Finalists:  Pavestone,  Roundtree Landscaping and KBW Supply.

Arp Award: WinnerDr. Steve George, Texas A&M Agrilife Extension Service. The highest honor granted to an individual by TNLA and given annually since 1942, this award is given to a nursery professional that has made outstanding contributions to the nursery/landscape industry. These individuals exemplify the Association's ideals: innovation, service, and highly ethical behavior in both business and personal lives.

Young Leader Award: Winner - Clayton Leonard, New Earth. This honor is bestowed upon a young TNLA member (under 41), who, through their efforts to the Association, the industry and the community, has already made a significant and noticeable impact.

Honorary Lifetime MemberDr. Cynthia McKenney, Associate Chair and Professor of Ornamental Horticulture, Texas Tech University. A person who, in the opinion of the Board of Directors, has rendered unusual or distinguished service to the nursery or landscape industry or in the general field of horticulture. 

Texas Excellence in Landscaping (TEIL) Awards. These accolades recognize excellence in landscape design, installation, maintenance, and special landscape projects. This program reflects the Association’s commitment to creating and preserving the integrity of the Texas landscape and recognizes landscape and lawn care professionals executing superior projects by encouraging use of quality materials, workmanship, and professionalism. Below is a complete list of the winners:

Grand Platinum Award Winner
Sothern Botanical - Bluffview Residence

Gold TEIL Award Winners
Sothern Botanical - Bluffview Residence
Southern Botanical - Corporate Campus Estate
Lambert Landscape Company - Regency Garden

Silver TEIL Award Winners
Absolute Accents, Inc. - Montague/Behrens
Custom Gardens, LLC - Prairie Dog River Ranch
Krause Landscape - Riata Park
Lawns of Dallas - Residential Estate
McDugald- Steele - Austin Hillside Garden
McDugald-Steele - A City View/Lake Side Garden
ValleyCrest Landscape Development - Hipolito Garcia Federal Courthouse Green Roof

Bronze TEIL Award Winners
Absolute Accents, Inc. - Jewel Ball Fountain
AJ’s Landscaping And Design Inc. - Muslih Residence
AJ’s Landscaping And Design, Inc. - Montgomery Residence
Custom Gardens, LLC - Prairie Dog River Ranch
Greater Texas Landscapes, Inc. - Lake Hills Church Children’s Building
Greater Texas Landscapes, Inc. - All Web Leads
Jason Osterberger Designs, LLC - Rustic Private Estate
Lawns of Dallas - Backyard Retreat
Matt W. Stevens Landscape Architect, LLC - Vickery Residence
Metheny Commercial Lawn Maintenance - Deloitte University
Metheny Commercial Lawn Maintenance - Westlake Campus
Roundtree Landscaping, Inc. - Fedock Residence
Southern Botanical, Inc. - LEED Gold Awarded College Campus Landscape
Southern Botanical, Inc. - Preston Hollow Residence

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