News Room
Angela Sweeney
Vice President - Corporate Marketing & Communications
Phone: (703) 631-7572 | Cell: (443) 691-2957 | Email:

June 14, 2012
The developers of National Harbor, the proposed gambling site on the Potomac River in Prince George's County, are apparently in the final stages of concluding an agreement with Las Vegas giant MGM Resorts International to operate any casino the state might authorize.

May 9, 2012
Movie theater operator Silverspot has signed on as the anchor tenant at Rock Spring Centre, a 1 million square foot town center project in Bethesda, according to developer The Peterson Cos.

April 26, 2012
Business executives are guardedly hopeful they'll get a piece of the action when the 460,000-square-foot Tanger Outlets retail center comes to National Harbor within a year.

April 25, 2012
Silver Spring, MD - The Peterson Cos. has secured fashion retailer H&M to fill much of the space left by the departed Borders at its Downtown Silver Spring mixed-used development located, as the name of the project suggests, in Downtown Silver Spring.

March 6, 2012
When hundreds of cheerleaders descended on the Gaylord Convention Center at National Harbor foe a three-day convention last October, Kassie Rempel was ready. Rempel, who owns the show boutique SimplySoles which opened its location there in 2010, tyipcally deals in higher-end heels. But for the cheer expo Rempel stocked up on Tory Burch flip-flops. She held a give-away contest for a free pair.

February 23, 2012
Bethesda, MD - The long-stalled but still quite ambitious one-million-square foot Rock Spring Centre project here just got a shot in the arm: DRI Development, which took over the project in 2008, is partnering with Peterson Cos., to get the retail portion moving. Under their agreement, Peterson will be lead developer for the 300,000-square foot retail and entertainment components and DRI will be lead developer for the office, hotel and residential uses.