Dedicated. Passionate. Visionary. Servant-Leader. A few words used to describe Quandell Iglesia, a young and motivated businessman committed to elevating his community and emboldening those around him to pursue their dreams and use their gifts to give back to society.
From the age of 16, Quandell has been a problem solver; actively tackling the challenges found within his community. His unique ability to see the potential for successful business opportunities ushered Quandell into the world of entrepreneur in 2015, when as a junior at Williamstown High School, he founded Photobliss, LLC, a full-service photography company.
Quandell didn’t stop there. In July 2017, empowered with the lessons and experiences of his own journey, he founded Quandell Iglesia Consulting which specializes in public speaking, and business startups and social media consulting, and in September 2017, he became the founder and president of SNJ Millennials, a nonprofit organization launched to introduce young professionals to new business networks and equip them with business educational resources for their future endeavors.
Quandell’s newest venture catapulted him into the field of real estate as the CEO and Team Leader at IQ Real Estate where he and his team serve the communities of New Jersey and Pennsylvania. Quandell also operates as a realtor/salesperson for HomeSmart First Advantage Realty.
He was recently featured in Sj REAL Producers Magazine as a “Rising Star”. Real Producers Magazine serves as a leader in highlighting the stories of top real estate agents in markets around the country.
At the heart of every move Quandell makes you can guarantee community is at the center.
“Your success is connected to your service,” said Iglesia. “I am constantly developing on my own personal growth and expanding in the business world, but most importantly, I strive to help others achieve their goals.”
Quandell is the former New Jersey Young Democrats - Southern Vice President, serving from 2019-2021. The New Jersey Young Democrats are a chartered unit of the Young Democrats of America and representing Democrats under the age of 36 in the State of New Jersey.
Quandell was recently featured in FunTimes Magazine as Philadelphia Region's 2020 Black Men Icons; South Jersey Biz’s 2019 “20 Under 40”; Suburban Family Magazine as a “Star Citizen”; “Names to Know” in South Jersey by South Jersey Magazine; Newspaper Media Group’s front cover; South Jersey Federal Credit Union's 2018 Spring Magazine; and was the youngest recipient who received the SNJ Business People "40 Under 40" Award.
In addition, he also received the 2020 GameChangers Award by KYW Newsradio; 2019 Most Influential African American: People Making a Difference Award by the South Jersey Journal; Phoenix Game Changer Award by the Gloucester County NAACP; Entrepreneur of the Year by the Vineland African American Community Development Corporation; the 2018 Young Professionals Leadership Award by the Burlington County Regional Chamber of Commerce; Spirit of Community: Bob Shryock Award by the Volunteer Center of South Jersey; Entrepreneurial Artist Award in Photography, Rotary Youth Leadership Award; and New Jersey DECA February Member of the Month.