2013 Community Guardian Business Award
Kansas City Power & Light District
Kansas City, MO

The Cordish Companies was awarded the Community Guardian Business Award for redefining downtown Kansas City with the establishment of the Kansas City Power & Light District. This award is presented to a Company that values family and understands that giving back to Kansas City is both a privilege and a responsibility.

2013 Project of the Year
Maryland Live! Casino
Hanover, MD

Maryland Live! Casino was selected as the Project of the Year by the Baltimore Business Journal in the March Real Estate & Development Issue. The $500 million project , which opened adjacent to the Arundel Mills Mall in June 2012, has become the highest-grossing casino in Maryland.

2013 Career & Technology Education Outstanding Postsecondary Business Partnership Award of Excellence
Maryland Live! Casino
Hanover, MD

The Casino was recognized by the Division of Career and College Readiness (DDCR) for its ongoing business partnership with Anne Arundel Community College.

2012 Anne Arundel Economic Development Corp. Development Award, Annapolis and Anne Arundel County Chamber of Commerce
Maryland Live! Casino
Hanover, MD
2012 ULI WaveMaker Lifetime Achievement Award
David Cordish
Baltimore, MD
2011 Bridging the Gap Award for "Key Partnership/Strategic Alliance” - Greater Baltimore Committee
Maryland Live! Casino
Hanover, MD

In recognition of The Cordish Companies’ partnership with Commercial Interiors, a minority-owned business.

2011 Most Inclusive Corporation of the Year for Minority Business - Maryland DC Minority Contractors' Association
Maryland Live! Casino
Hanover, MD

The Cordish Companies was recognized for their collaborations with minority businesses.

2009 ICSC Gold U.S. Design and Development Award
Kansas City Power & Light District
Kansas City, MO

The Power & Light District won its Gold Award in the Innovative Design and Development of a New Project category. This category honors and recognizes projects which relate to a specific new shopping center and demonstrate how a specific design or construction problem was solved or how new standards in design and construction were established.

2009 ULI Award for Excellence
Kansas City Power & Light District
Kansas City, MO

The Kansas City Power & Light District (KCP&L) is a shining example of urban land renewal and public/private partnership at its best. The district was the culmination of forty years of City efforts that transformed an area of urban blight into a vibrant downtown core which now attracts 8 million visitors. KCP&L is an engine for both future growth throughout the City and the greater metropolitan area.

2009 Capstone Award – Kansas City Business Journal
Power & Light District
Kansas City, MO

Award given for the Power & Light District’s positive impact on the community.