How We Work
At SpotPhiladelphia, our mission is to help locals and tourists alike discover the best that Philadelphia has to offer. Our team of passionate writers and reviewers personally visit and test restaurants, services, attractions, and more in the city to bring you honest and comprehensive reviews. Whether you’re looking for the best cheesesteak in Philly or want to explore the city’s hidden gems, SpotPhiladelphia is your ultimate guide.
Meet Our Team
At SpotPhiladelphia, we are a group of passionate locals who love exploring the city and discovering all the hidden gems that it has to offer. Our team is composed of writers, photographers, and experts in various fields, all of whom share a common goal: to provide our readers with the most comprehensive and accurate guide to Philadelphia.
From the best restaurants to the top tourist attractions and the latest events, our team is always on the lookout for the latest and greatest in Philadelphia. We take great pride in our work, and strive to provide our readers with the most valuable insights and recommendations.
Get to know our team members below:
Kerry Compton is a Philadelphia-based travel writer and local expert for SpotPhiladelphia.
With a background in journalism and a love for exploring Philadelphia’s vibrant neighborhoods and hidden gems, Kerry is passionate about sharing her insider knowledge with readers.
As a member of the SpotPhiladelphia team, Kerry conducts thorough research and testing of restaurants, services, and activities to provide readers with honest and informative reviews. She is dedicated to helping visitors make the most of their time in the City of Brotherly Love.
Marla Cooley is a Philadelphia-based writer and foodie, with a love for exploring the city’s culinary scene.
With a background in journalism and a passion for travel, Marla is dedicated to providing readers with honest and insightful reviews of restaurants, bars, and other local services in Philadelphia.
As a member of the SpotPhiladelphia team, Marla conducts thorough research and testing to ensure that readers have the most up-to-date information and recommendations for their next trip to the City of Brotherly Love.
Shelly Blackwell is a Philadelphia-based travel writer and local expert for SpotPhiladelphia.
With a passion for exploring her hometown and discovering hidden gems in the city, Shelly provides readers with insider knowledge on the best restaurants, services, and activities in Philadelphia.
As a member of the SpotPhiladelphia team, she conducts extensive research and testing to ensure that readers have access to up-to-date and accurate information.