Jason Thomas
| @jasonthomasclt |
Development expert since 2015.

See renderings of Protagonist Clubhouse, the new nano-brewery coming to NoDa

Protagonist Clubhouse will open its doors in early 2019 at the intersection of 35th and Davidson in the heart of NoDa. The nano-brewery and taproom will occupy...

Everything we know so far about Optimist Hall’s food and drink tenants

Optimist Hall, formerly known as Tompkins Hall, is a transformative mixed-use development just outside Uptown in the Optimist Park neighborhood. The $60...

New restaurant and bar named Queen City Pour House planned for South End

A new restaurant and bar concept named Queen City Pour House is coming to South End on the corner of Tremont and Hawkins. QC Pour House is currently in the...

New restaurant and bar named The Fairwood 226 planned for South End near Triple C

A new restaurant and bar is in the permitting process and plans to open in South End by the middle of 2019. It’ll be located at 226 Fairwood, a short...

Snooze, a popular Denver-based breakfast, lunch and brunch spot opening in Plaza Midwood

Snooze: an A.M. Eatery, a popular Denver-based breakfast, lunch and brunch spot is coming to Plaza Midwood. It’ll be located in the same building as the...

Pins Mechanical Company and 16-Bit Bar+Arcade are coming to South End

Pins Mechanical Company and 16-Bit Bar+Arcade are set to open their first North Carolina locations in South End. My fellow Ohioans, if you have been to (or...

Here are the details on Charlotte’s Moxy Hotel, the new party brand from Marriott

A new millennial-focused “party brand” from Marriott is moving forward on a hotel in Uptown. Known as the Moxy Hotel, this brand’s focus is...

Major new retail and apartment development breaks ground by Sycamore Brewing

A major new development has just broken ground that will bring retail space and apartments to South End near Sycamore Brewing. The project is called Hub South...

Craft Growler Shop & Tasting Room plans to expand into former Lady M space next door with a new concept

Craft Growler Shop & Tasting Room, a popular South End/Gold District beer hangout, is ready to expand with a whole new offering. Owner Dan Davis says the...

New tower with rooftop bar now under construction on 5th Street

A new retail infill building is now under construction next to the Hearst Tower on 5th Street, where Connolly’s patio once stood. Before you mourn the death...

Krispy Kreme planning South End office

Krispy Kreme is planning to open a corporate office in Charlotte’s South End. The Winston-Salem doughnut company has opened a permit file to upfit the...

Former warehouse complex between Seoul Food and Craft is up for major transformation

It’s undeniable: South Church Street in the Gold District of South End is booming. It’s already home to hotspots including Seoul Food, Let’s...