The Cordish Companies


Live! Casino & Hotel Virginia will be developed by PPE Casino Resorts Petersburg, LLC, an affiliate of The Cordish Companies. The Cordish Companies’ origins date back to 1910 and encompass four generations of privately-held, family ownership. The Cordish Companies is a global leader in Gaming & Entertainment, Commercial Real Estate, Entertainment Districts, Sports-Anchored Developments, Hotels, Residential Properties, Restaurants, Coworking Spaces, and Private Equity. The Cordish Companies has received an unprecedented seven Urban Land Institute Awards for Excellence for its transformative development initiatives.

The Cordish Companies’ Live! Brand is one of the premier entertainment brands in the country. Welcoming over 55 million visitors per year, Live! developments are among the highest-profile dining, entertainment, gaming, hotel and sports-anchored destinations and are the most visited attractions in each of its markets. The Cordish Companies has developed among the highest grossing casino entertainment resorts in the U.S. including Live! Casino & Hotel Maryland, Hard Rock Casino & Hotel Hollywood, FL, Hard Rock Casino & Hotel Tampa, FL, Live! Casino & Hotel Philadelphia and Live! Casino Pittsburgh.

Over the generations, The Cordish Companies has remained true to the family’s core values of quality, entrepreneurial spirit, philanthropy, volunteerism, long-term personal relationships and integrity. As a family-owned and managed business for over a century, The Cordish Companies has built projects to prosper for generations, still owning and managing virtually every business it has created. The Cordish Companies is committed to being a leader in the areas of diversity and inclusiveness. We embrace the diversity within the communities we serve nationwide, and we work with non-profit groups, civic leaders and civil rights organizations that, like us, are committed to ensuring the growth and vibrancy of their communities. We are extremely proud of our track record over the decades of diversity and inclusion in all facets of our development and operating projects, employing tens of thousands of people and welcoming more than 55 million guests annually to our projects. Creating sustainable, inclusive, community-involved developments is our passion. We make the communities in which we build and operate better places to live, work, play and visit.

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