Dustin Peterson

The Athens Group

Vice President

Job Functions: Acquisitions & Dispositions, Development


Since joining The Athens Group in 1998, Dustin has been actively involved in managing and overseeing the design, construction and development of the following four major mixed-use luxury resort and hotel development projects with a combined cost of more than one billion dollars: The Ritz-Carlton, Half Moon Bay, California; The Ritz-Carlton, Bachelor Gulch, Colorado, the Montage Resort & Spa, Laguna Beach, California and the Montage Beverly Hills.

In 2003, Dustin also helped lead the successful entitlement process for the Montage Beverly Hills. Following the opening of Montage Beverly Hills, Dustin was promoted to Vice President and Partner in The Athens Group and helped manage the residential sales and marketing efforts at Montage Beverly Hills that resulted in over $165 Million dollars in residential sales. Dustin is currently leading the entitlement efforts on the redevelopment of the Miramar Hotel in Santa Monica.

Dustin received his undergraduate degree in hospitality administration from Cornell University in 1997 where he also played on the varsity men’s soccer team. He is a member of the Urban Land Institute. Dustin and his wife and three children reside in Los Angeles, California.

Areas of Interest

Risk Profile
Deal Type
Acquisition, Development, Ground Lease, Loan Purchase, Opportunity Zone, Partner Buyout, Pre-Development, Recapitalization, Refinance, Rehabilitation
Property Type