This honor is given to men and women who have made extraordinary contributions to the state in business, government, philanthropy and the arts.
This award is presented to business and individuals for their advocacy effort in championing Diversity & Inclusion initiatives.
In recognition of Excellence for One Light – Best on the Boards Multi Family Community.
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.
In recognition of The Cordish Companies’ partnership with Commercial Interiors, a minority-owned business.
The Cordish Companies was recognized for their collaborations with minority businesses.
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.
Award given for the Power & Light District’s positive impact on the community.