Cornerstone Awards


At the Economic Development Corporation of Kansas City (EDCKC), we work cooperatively to project a local identity and ensure a competitive, vibrant and self-sustaining economy. For more than 30 years, we have presented the annual Cornerstone Awards to recognize companies and projects that have helped strengthen Kansas City, Missouri’s economy.

Lifetime Achievement Award Winner:

Leo Morton

Mr. Leo Morton, UMKC Chancellor Emeritus


Join your fellow civic leaders and partners by pledging your sponsorship support to the Annual EDC Cornerstone awards as we honor and recognize the projects that are helping shape the Future of Our Kansas City.  

Thank you to our 2018 Cornerstone Partners!
Presenting Partner:

Skyline Partners:

Community Partners: