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

November 30, 2012
GREENSBORO, NC- November 29, 2012 Tanger Factory Outlet Centers, Inc. (NYSE:SKT) and Peterson Companies hosted an official Ground Breaking Ceremony today to announce that construction has commenced on Tanger Outlets National Harbor.

November 20, 2012
Fairfax, VA., November 21, 2012 - Peterson Companies retail centers throughout the Washington, DC region will recognize retailers and restaurants participating in Small Business Saturday and join ICSC Shop Local program this holiday season in an effort to drive business to local merchants during the busiest shopping weekend of the year.

June 15, 2012
Annapolis, MD June 15, 2012--Peterson Companies and MGM Resorts International (NYSE:MGM) announced today that they have entered into an agreement for MGM Resorts to develop a world-class destination resort casino at National Harbor.

May 21, 2012
Fairfax, Va., May 21, 2012--The Peterson Companies today announced that Ross Dress for Less ("Ross"), the largest off-price apparel and home fashion chain in the U.S., has signed a lease for a new 25,098 square foot location at 6127 Oxon Hill Road in the Rivertowne Commons shopping center. With this announcement, the shopping center is now 98.9 percent leased.

May 18, 2012
Fairfax, Va., May 18, 2012--The Peterson Companies announced today a partnership with 3DCRE, a company specializing in the design and display of commercial real estate via 3D models. 3DCRE will showcase Peterson's National Harbor development using a method of 3D modeling whereby 3D models are uploaded and viewable at their precise current or future location within Google Earth. The technology has been embraced by Peterson's leasing and development teams, who use it to showcase opportunities for potential tenants and partners.
Download: 3DCRE.pdf

May 8, 2012
The Peterson Companies, along with their development partner DRI Development Services, LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of Transwestern, announced that is has finalized an agreement with Silverspot, one of the world's most innovative premium movie theater companies, to open a state-of-the-art 12-screen boutique movie theater that will anchor Rock Spring Centre, the one million square foot mixed-use development in Bethesda, Maryland set to break ground in summer 2012.