Meet and connect with the co-founders of Dope Shows – hip hop concert and festival promoters, Stephen Piner and Jamir Shaw, and discover what makes Philadelphia, their Philadelphia.
Names: Stephen Piner and Jamir Shaw
Occupation: The co-founders of Dope Shows, a hip hop concert and festival promotion company.
Born and raised or imported to Philly? We were both born and raised in Philadelphia.
What is your connection/relationship to Philly? Our deep connection to Philly comes from us growing up here. Dope Shows allows us to connect with the local communities and cultures at an even deeper level than before.
Favorite restaurant in Philly? Alpen Rose is my favorite restaurant in Philly.
Best place to shop in Philly (food, clothes, gifts, jewelry, etc). Select one? Creme in Olde City is the best place to shop in Philly for clothes.
What is your one favorite “best kept secret” about Philly? Something that you and only a few others know about but everyone should… Philly is a great city for restaurants.
What makes Philly your Philly? We arere passionate people about our sports teams, entertainment shows… Our fans are the best fans in the world of sports and entertainment.