An Entertaining Speaker Who Pops Your Perceptions! Holly helps you create stronger teams by using her award winning talents as a balloon sculptor & success as a business owner in a unique industry.
Holly is an award winning balloon sculptor with over 25 years professional experience in the communications, customer service and entertainment industries. In addition, she is a successful entrepreneur and has owned her own company since 2002.
From being the frantic mother of a toddler working for someone else, to being self-employed and semi-retired (thanks to balloons!) by 40, her unique and upbeat style leaves attendees energized and uplifted.
Revisit communication and customer service skills' basics in an exciting and refreshing way! Examine the importance of nonverbal communication and how what we don't say can speak louder than our words.She has created experiential exercises featuring balloons because they are an excellent metaphor, are non-threatening, and are practical, visually stimulating and interactive.Afterall, amazing things always happen when we strrretch! our worldview and burst! through our boundaries. Holly's mission is to share what she's learned as a successful business owner through her corporate programming and by getting people to have fun and ultimately connect with each other to build stronger, more effective relationships.
“Her presentation is filled with relevant and insightful information that can be used in our everyday lives – both professionally and personally. Holly's presentation with our group was very successful and fulfilling. It gave us thought provoking ideas, and made us more observant about the way we treat others.” ~~Missy Cabrera, President, Triton College Classified Association
“We learned about communication because of the interactive presentation. It helped because I'm a ‘show me' person.” ~~Char Neault, Vice President, Barrington Bank & Trust Co
“Her information was customized to our industry, and serious info was presented with humor. I also liked the personal stories of how she learned what she did. This was the best and most informative program I have listened to in many years!” ~~Janice Hilbert, Lake Villa Library
“I would highly recommend the “You Don't Say!” presentation for staff at any type of company. It was fun, uplifting, educational, & unpretentious. Everything you would want to get the message across on the topics of communication & conflict. Very motivational.” ~~Lynn Skubiszewski, Director of Marketing, Heritage Woods of McHenry