The Cordish Companies’ origins date back to 1910 and encompass four generations of privately held, family ownership. During the past 10 decades, The Cordish Companies has grown into a global leader with areas of expertise in Real Estate Development, Live! Districts, Sports Anchored Districts, Gaming & Hospitality, and International 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; Atlantic City, N.J.; Charleston, S.C.; Houston; Louisville, Ky.; Kansas City, Mo., and St. Louis. In addition, The Cordish Companies has developed and operates throughout the United States multiple highly acclaimed entertainment destinations, 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.