August 27, 2020
LIVE! CASINO & HOTEL RECEIVES THE CHAIRMAN’S AWARD FOR COMMUNITY IMPACT FROM THE CENTRAL MARYLAND CHAMBER OF COMMERCEHanover, MD (August 27, 2020) – Live! Casino & Hotel has received THE CHAIRMAN’S AWARD FOR COMMUNITY IMPACT from The Central Maryland Chamber of Commerce in recognition for the company’s positive impact on the local community through its philanthropic contributions, strong commitment to public service, and dedication to giving back to the communities they serve. Live! was also inducted into the Chamber’s Hall of Fame.
“We are pleased to honor Live! Casino & Hotel with The Chairman’s Award for Community Impact and induct them to the Hall of Fame,” said Kristi Simon, President & CEO, Central Maryland Chamber. “This award recognizes Live! for their long-standing commitment to working with the Central Maryland Chamber to positively impact the quality of life in the region. The Live! team has proven to be great supporters and community leaders as evidenced by their ongoing outreach, financial contributions and volunteer efforts from their team members.”
As one of the highest taxpayers in the State of Maryland, Live! has generated over $140 million in local impact grants to benefit civic organizations, non-profits, public safety, and schools in Anne Arundel County through the Local Development Council. The Cordish Companies and Live! Casino & Hotel make additional contributions regularly to a diverse group of local charitable organizations in the region and were recently named among the Top 5 Largest Corporate Philanthropists in Greater Baltimore by the Baltimore Business Journal. Live! also engages its employees in philanthropic support and volunteerism on a regular basis.
From its executive team to its family of employees, Live! embraces its commitment to make a positive difference in the lives of those living and working all across Maryland through its financial support and volunteer efforts to help meet the critical needs of our community.
“We are honored to be recognized for The Chairman’s Award for Community Impact and to be inducted into the Hall of Fame by The Central Maryland Chamber,” said Anthony Faranca, General Manager of Live! Casino & Hotel. “At Live!, improving the quality of life for our neighbors is a part of our DNA and will forever be a top priority. We are committed to continuing to support the local community in every way possible.”
For more information about Live! Casino & Hotel, visit www.livecasinohotel.com.
About Live! Casino & Hotel
The AAA Four Diamond rated Live! Casino & Hotel is one of the largest commercial casinos in the country, located in the Washington DC/Baltimore corridor, just off I-95, Route 100 and the B/W Parkway at Arundel Mills. Open 24/7/365, the property features more than 200 live action table games, including a Poker Room; approximately 4,000 slot machines; two High Limit rooms; and the Orchid Gaming & Smoking Patio. Guests can enjoy award-winning accommodations, including 310 luxury guest rooms; the Live! Spa; world-class dining, featuring the Zagat-rated #1 steakhouse The Prime Rib®; David’s, featuring global cuisine; Bobby’s Burger Palace, from celebrated chef Bobby Flay; The Cheesecake Factory®; Luk Fu and 8 at Luk Fu, serving authentic sushi and Asian cuisine; Morty’s Deli; Latin cuisine at En Vivo; the Orchid Kitchen; and Luckies, offering Starbucks coffee, pastries, and Italian gelato; and a sizzling nightlife, including nightly entertainment at Live! Center Stage; the R Bar; and The Lobby Bar at David’s. The Hall @ Live!, a 4,800-seat, three-story multi-use concert and event venue, featuring 40,000-square-feet of customizable meeting space and up to 1,600 banquet seating, with a performance lineup of headline entertainment, completes the Live! experience. Enjoy secure covered parking with valet service and a free self-park garage with Park Assist® and direct elevator access to the casino floor. For reservations, call 443-445-2929, or book online at LiveCasinoHotel.com. 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 LiveCasinoHotel.com or LiveCasino.social. Follow us on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. For employment opportunities, visit www.LiveCasinoHotel.com/jobs.
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 Commercial Real Estate; Entertainment Districts; Sports-Anchored Developments; Gaming; Hotels; Residential Properties; Restaurants; International Development; Coworking Spaces; and Private Equity. 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. The Cordish Companies has developed and operates highly acclaimed dining, entertainment and hospitality destinations throughout the United States, many falling under The Cordish Companies’ Live! Brand, highly regarded as one of the premier entertainment brands in the country. In gaming, The Cordish Companies has developed among the most successful casino hotel resorts in the world including the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Hollywood, Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Tampa and Live! Casino & Hotel Maryland. Welcoming over 55 million visitors per year, these developments are among the highest profile dining, entertainment, gaming, hotel and sports-anchored destinations in the country. 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 or follow us on Twitter.
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