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Quilen Blackwell


Southside Blooms

Country or State

United States


Quilen is an innovative leader in social entrepreneurship. He combines his background in community organizing and green business in leading Southside Blooms and the Chicago Eco House, an inner city sustainability social enterprise with the mission of reducing poverty. Southside Blooms farms on 10 acres of land in Chicago, operates a commercial flower shop in the heart of the Englewood neighborhood on the city's southside, and employs at risk youth in the floral industry.

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Current Position

President at Southside Blooms


Master's degree, Environmental Policy with a focus in Energy and Sustainability

Past Talks

NeoCon 2022