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

December 13, 2012
Fairfax, Va., December 13, 2012 - Peterson Companies recently unveiled a public art installation at Fairfax Corner by local artist Joseph Craig English. The 34 foot by 30 foot mosaic mural depicting the lifestyle of Fairfax County is on display at Monument Wall Way across from FANFARE Eatery.

December 6, 2012
Fairfax, VA., December 1, 2012 - Peterson Companies unveiled today the first wave of retailers and restaurants to sign leases for Promenade at Virginia Gateway; a 300,000 square foot lifestyle center offering an upscale mix of retail, dining, and entertainment uses along with pedestrian-friendly streets and a dedicated events plaza.

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.