September 30, 2016

The Cordish Companies' Live! Casino Hotel Named Best Casino in Maryland by Casino Player Magazine

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HANOVER, MD. - The Cordish Companies' Live! Casino & Hotel has been named the BEST CASINO IN MARYLAND by Casino Player Magazine, the leading national publication covering the gaming industry.

The magazine's annual "Best of Gaming" Awards survey asks Casino Player readers to vote for their favorite casinos and gaming experiences in the country. Live! Casino swept the majority of categories among Maryland casinos, taking 1st Place honors for Best Players Club for their Live! Rewards Card program; Best Promotions, Best Slot Tournaments,Best Poker Tournaments, Best Reel Slots, Best Blackjack, Best Craps, Best Live Poker and Casino Where You Feel Luckiest.

"We are honored to once again be recognized by the readers of Casino Player Magazine as the Best Casino in Maryland – an award we have received every year since we opened in 2012," said Doug Shipley, Executive Vice President and General Manager, Live! Casino & Hotel. "Live! Casino has a very loyal customer base with a strong gaming product to offer them and we are continually evolving to meet their needs. With the recent announcements for the new flagship luxury Live! Hotel and Live! Lofts boutique hotel, we will continue to provide our customers with the first-class accommodations, amenities and best-in-class customer service experience that have become the hallmark of the Live! brand nationwide."

About Live! Casino & Hotel Maryland

Just announced – the new flagship Live! Hotel, coming 1st Quarter 2018; and the new Live! Lofts, now open. Live! Casino & Hotel is one of the largest commercial casinos in the country, located between Washington, D.C. and Baltimore just off I-95, Route 100 and the B/W Parkway at Arundel Mills. Open 24/7, Live! Casino features more than 200 live action table games, including a Poker Room; approximately 4,000 of the latest slot machines; and two High Limit rooms. The property offers world-class dining and entertainment, including Bobby's Burger Palace, from celebrated chef Bobby Flay; The Cheesecake Factory®; Phillips® Seafood Express; the Zagat-rated #1 steakhouse The Prime Rib®; the multi-station Live! Buffet; Morty's Delicatessen, a traditional New York-style deli; and Luk Fu, serving authentic Asian cuisine. Two new eateries include 8 at Luk Fu, featuring sushi and sashimi; and En Vivo, with classic varieties of soft tacos and pupusas. A sizzling nightlife, including live entertainment at Rams Head Center Stage and the unique, interactive R Bar, completes the Live! experience. Enjoy secure covered parking with valet service and a free self-park garage with direct elevator access to the casino floor. Live! Hotel will feature 310 luxury guest rooms, along with a lively bar and entertainment scene, a day spa and salon, an event center, and meeting facilities. Live! Lofts boutique hotel is located just minutes from the casino and open while renovations are underway. For reservations, call 443-445-2929. Live! Casino & Hotel is owned and operated by a company that is affiliated with The Cordish Companies. Call 855-5MD-LIVE (855-563-5483); or visit Marylandlivecasino.com or LiveCasino.social. Follow us on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. For employment opportunities, visit www.jobsatmarylandlivecasino.com.

About The Cordish Companies

The Cordish Companies' origins date back to 1910 and encompass four generations of privately-held, family ownership. During the past ten decades, The Cordish Companies has grown into a global leader in Real Estate Development, Gaming & Hospitality, Entertainment Management and International Urban Planning & Development. One of the largest and most respected developers in the world, The Cordish Companies has been awarded an unprecedented seven Urban Land Institute Awards for Excellence for public-private developments that are of unique significance to the cities in which they are located. Prime examples are The Cordish Companies' prominent role in the redevelopment of Baltimore's world famous Inner Harbor; Philadelphia, PA; Atlantic City, NJ; Charleston, SC; Houston, TX; Louisville, KY; Kansas City, MO and St. Louis, MO. In addition, The Cordish Companies has developed and operates multiple highly acclaimed entertainment destinations throughout the United States which welcome over 50 million visitors per year and are the most visited destinations in their respective regions. Over the generations, The Cordish Companies has remained true to the family's core values of quality, entrepreneurial spirit, long-term personal relationships and integrity. As a testimony to the long-term vision of its family leadership, The Cordish Companies still owns and manages virtually every business it has created. For more information visit www.cordish.com.

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