Press & Media

We are excited to share our journey with the press and media community and invite you to capture the essence of Southern Lion. Discover the stories behind our merchants, the thoughtfulness of our space, and the vibrancy of our community.

All Publications

South Park Magazine

8 min
November 2023 Issue
Read our feature in the November 2023 issue of South Park Magazine. Sonja Nichols talks about the launch of Southern Lion, transforming a former Sears into a vibrant marketplace in Carolina Place Mall.

The Charlotte Ledger

30 min
Podcast Episode December 2023
In this Charlotte Ledger Podcast episode, they feature Sonja Nichols’ insights into the inspiring journey of Southern Lion and the vision behind Pineville’s unique multi-merchant marketplace.

QC Metro

4 min
December 2023 Issue
Jalon Hill of QC Metro captures the essence of Southern Lion, detailing our rich diversity of merchants and ambitious expansion efforts at Carolina Place Mall.

Business North Carolina

10 min
February 2024 Issue
Read our feature called ‘Lion Tamer’ on page 18-19 in the February 2024 Issue of the Business North Carolina Magazine. Hear words of wisdom from Sonja Nichols on the transition from Black Lion to Southern Lion.

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