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Shining Stars Toy Drive

Forum Phi offices in both Aspen and Basalt are official Shining Stars Foundation Toy Drive drop off locations. 

Aspen: 715 W. Main St. #204 204 Aspen, CO 81611

Basalt: 104 Midland Ave. #202 Basalt, CO 81621

Forum Phi Wins ABOR's Best Corporate Tee for the 2nd Year in a Row!

In recognition of the most creative, fun and original tee box sponsorship for the Aspen Board of REALTORS 2016 Heldman/King Memorial Scholarship Golf Tournament.

The honor entitles us to a FREE Tee for 2018

Official Architect,
Lori Gerety

Forum Phi congratulates Lori Gerety on receiving her architectural license!

Lori began her tenure with Forum Phi eight years ago after earning her Bachelor of Environmental Design from the University of Colorado. She has managed several residential projects in California and Aspen, while simultaneously volunteering with Women Build events and Habitat for Humanity. Lori’s love for yoga and crossfit keeps her life in balance allowing for her positive outlook.



Official Architect,
Kara Thompson

Forum Phi congratulates Kara Thompson on receiving her architectural license!

Kara earned her Bachelor of Architecture degree from the School of Architecture at Syracuse University. While residing in New York, Kara gained valuable experience working in construction and for a variety of firms focused on interior and retail design. During her years with Forum Phi, Kara has discovered the importance of attention to detail and efficiency in managing both her projects and her team. 

A Leap Ahead For Homes Down Under

In the recent Huffington Post and Virgin news articles, our very own Steev Wilson added his insights from an architectural point of view on the sustainability of energy scores and their potential effects on the real estate market. 

“A home energy score, while providing an at-a-glance rating for overall efficiency and carbon footprint, is also a description of the performance and comfort within a home. This comfort and performance comes from quality construction practices that reduce the inherent symptoms of shoddy construction, like air infiltration, noisy equipment, leaky ducts, cold floors, the list goes on,” said Steev Wilson, owner of Forum Phi Architecture, an award-winning firm based in Colorado. “I believe that as scores become more prevalent, they will not only be valued as a means to identify energy efficient buildings, but will become a measure of the quality of the product being purchased and gauge the expectation for the quality of life and health that product is associated with.”

Forum Phi is Aspen's 2016 Business of the Year!

Aspen Chamber Resort Association's Business (ACRA) of the Year Award is a long-standing program designed to overtly recognize and appreciate organizations that demonstrates strengths in company culture, management philosophy, community involvement, customer satisfaction, and sustainable business growth

We are truly grateful for this recognition. To ACRA, our community and the wonderful people we work with - thank you for making this dream possible! 






We Are #1

Outside Magazine Names Forum Phi America's Best Place to Work!

Outside Magazine conducted a rigorous vetting process in partnership with the Best Companies Group and asked employees to review factors like corporate culture, policies and perks, role satisfaction, work environment and overall employee engagement. The Best Places to Work list represents the cream of the crop - companies that empower their employees to live bigger better lives...and Forum Phi is at the top of that list!


Forum Phi Celebrates 10 Years of Success!

October 2016 marked 10 years of success for Forum Phi! We celebrated in style and opened our doors to our friends, family, clients and network partners.

The Aspen Historical Society (AHS) was in need of a significant remodel to redesign the Carriage House and Archive Facility, home to hundreds of Aspen’s historical archives and AHS office spaces.



Introducing Geneva Podolak

With seven years of experience in interior design, Geneva (Gigi) approaches every home as a chance to not impose her vision, but rather work to realize her clients personal style. She believes that assessing surroundings and working as a team is the best way to create a beautiful and usable space. Gigi attended the University of Colorado at Boulder graduating with a Bachelor of Environmental Design from the School of Architecture and Planning. As a born and raised Aspen local, Gigi is not only inspired by what the mountains have to offer, but she is your go-to-gal for any recommendations on eateries, happy hour, hiking trails or hidden gems.

Our very own Geneva Podolak, Interior Architect and Designer, was featured in the midsummer issue of Aspen Magazine's Interiors Colorado - Design Spotlight.

Art | Design | Fashion | Wine


An evening of art, design, fashion, and wine was hosted by Forum Phi and Forre & Co Fine Art. All proceeds benefited WindWalkers Equine Assisted Learning & Therapy Center.

Learn more about Wind Walkers here

Our Town Mix & Mingle



Mixer was hosted by Forum Phi and Peck.Feigenbaum to preview highlighted sketches from the Basalt Our Town Planning process. All proceeds benefited the Basalt Education Foundation.


Learn more about the Basalt Education Foundation HERE!

AVSC Clubhouse Sneak Peek


Happy hour was hosted by Forum Phi and the Aspen Valley Ski & Snowboard Club to preview exclusive designs of the AVSC Clubhouse remodel. All proceeds benefited AVSC's scholarship program.

Learn more about the Aspen Valley Ski & Snowboard Club