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

June 12, 2017
Fairfax, Virginia, June 12, 2017 – Paul Weinschenk, President of Retail for Peterson Companies, announced today that Andrew Kabat has been promoted to Vice President, Director of Retail Leasing. Kabat joined Peterson Companies over 10 years ago as a Leasing Representative and during his tenure, he has increasingly taken on new responsibilities and successfully negotiated hundreds of leases ranging from mom and pop shops to national anchor tenants and local eateries to chef-driven restaurants.

July 19, 2016
FAIRFAX, VA (July 19, 2016) - Peterson Companies, one of the largest privately-owned real estate development companies in the Washington DC region, announced today the ground breaking of a six-story, 150,000-square-foot Class A office building at Fairfax Corner, the mixed-use, lifestyle center located in Fairfax, Virginia. The new office building will serve as the corporate headquarters for Apple Federal Credit Union.

May 14, 2015
FAIRFAX, VA (May 14, 2015) Peterson Companies announced today that Cinepolis USA, a leading world-class exhibitor, will open an 11-screen, 748-seat luxury theater in Avonlea Town Center, a $70 million dollar, 30-acre mixed-use development located near the intersection of Route 50 and Loudoun County Parkway in Loudoun County, Virginia.

November 19, 2014
Fairfax, Virginia, November 19, 2014 Peterson Companies announced plans today to redevelop the Betco Block Plant near the intersection of Linton-Hall Road and Lee Highway and rezone it for a 79,000 square-foot Cabela's

November 13, 2014
FORT WASHINGTON, Md. (November 13, 2014) - Prince George’s County Executive Rushern L. Baker III today announced that the Peterson Family Foundation and National Harbor are committing to donate the equivalent of 1 million meals annually for the next three years to fight hunger in Prince George’s County.

November 12, 2014
Fairfax, Virginia, November 12, 2014 - Marc Menick, Vice President of Retail Leasing for Peterson Companies announced today that Josh Segal has joined Peterson Companies as Retail Leasing Associate. Segal will focus on identifying new prospects for the company's retail and mixed use portfolios, analyze the "highest and best uses" for the company's retail assets, negotiate deals, and provide general retail leasing support.