No Balloon Releases

Joette Giardina

Joette Giardina

Mentor. Motivator. Speaker.

No Balloon Releases

Have you heard the balloon industry standard is to not deliberately release balloons, no matter if they are biodegradable? Pro Environment Balloon Alliance (PEBA) was started in Australia as a grassroots movement to protect the balloon industry. The PEBA team includes: Brian Gray of Important Items, Perth Australia Chris Adamo, Balloons Online, Sydney, Australia Zoe Adams-Jones, JAZ Trading, Ormeau, Australia Claire Geldard, The Party’s Here, Sydney, Australia Ray Stewart, Impact Balloons Seaford, Victoria Australia The Three Principles of PEBA
  • No Balloon Releases
  • Promote the Correct Disposal of Balloons
  • Inform and Educate
If you have not done so yet, go to the PEBA website to review the mission and if you agree – join PEBA. It’s FREE! Although it is based in Australia, anyone from around the world can join the PEBA organization. Our hope is that the POWER of numbers will help environmental groups and the general public see how serious our industry is about this message. As one United Campaign of spreading the message For the month of October 2018, PEBA USA is having a membership drive to educate balloon professionals around the world about this important topic, and change of policy for balloon professionals world wide. If you would like to be a part of the conversation to help with promoting this mission and educating Balloon Professionals and the general public in the USA click here to join our Facebook group PEBA USA The USA Committee: Joette Giardina, Balloon Coach, Lakeland, Florida Kelly Cheatle, Airigami, Rochester, New York Larry Moss, Airigami, Rochester, New York Kathy Buell, Balloons by Night Moods, Juneau, Alaska Dianna Glandon, Above the Rest Event Designs, Knoxville, Tennessee For more information about PEBA, go to your Qualatex Images Magazine for Oct/Nov/Dec 2018 and turn to page 14 and 15 for a great article. On August 16, 2018 The Balloon Council announced Go to Minute 12 to see Pioneers official announcement of No Balloon Releases on Q Corner Please take a few minutes now, to go to the PEBA website. Join and then SHARE on Facebook that you are now a proud PEBA Member! Each week of October we will share things you can do to help spread the word in our industry and with our communitie. Don’t let them GO! As a grassroots effort, we can help stop balloon litter around the world, and educate on all the other alternative balloon decor that can be created for Celebrations, Memorials and events to mark those moments in our lives without balloon litter.

Your Partner in Success,

Joette Giardina, CBA Mentor. Motivator. Speaker. Your partner in Success

For more support and ongoing training go to BalloonCoach.com

Other featured articles

balloon business classes

Your Common Balloon Questions, Answered: What Color Is This?

Let’s Address A Common Balloon Business Issue We’ve all been presented with a picture from Pinterest (or another unknown source) from a client asking us to create X, Y or Z. Whether it is the shape, theme or color, we know that in most cases, a photo does not provide a complete picture of the

Read More »
Balloon Training

Balloon Business Owner: Strive for Progress not Perfection

Balloon Business Owner: Strive for Progress not Perfection What is the first thing that came to mind when you read those words? Did you think, “I am always going for perfection.” Or did you think, “I take action and don’t worry if things are not perfect.” As the owner of a business, it is really

Read More »
Balloon Training

How to reach your goals as a Balloon Business Owner

Be your own hero! Today my friend I encourage you to put on your Balloon Boss Mindset. It’s Monday a fresh opportunity to start the week on track taking one step forward to reach your next goal.Instead of saying, I will try Write a note in your journal, thrive guide or sticky note that states

Read More »
Balloon Boss Mastermind Membership

Becoming a Balloon Stylist: Don’t Let Inexperience Deflate You!

Why Your Business Needs Hands-On Balloon TrainingWhether you consider yourself a balloon stylist, balloon business owner or balloon designer, hands-on in person or online training is KEY for learning the ins and outs of balloons.  Having a hands on training advantage will help you troubleshoot potential issues before they happen- which is SO important! You

Read More »
balloon business classes

Pack like a Boss for Balloon Boss Summit Orlando!

Pack like a Boss for Balloon Boss Summit Orlando!Tips to make the most out of your investment! It is never to early to prep and make the most out of your Balloon Boss Summit Experience.  Be PRESENT even if joining us Virtually! November 2020 Balloon Boss Summit was the first balloon hybrid training experience.  We

Read More »
Balloon Release Alternatives

Alternatives to Balloon Releases

Alternatives to Balloon Releases Being prepared with alternatives to balloon releases when a client calls requesting one is key in today’s environmentally concerned society. Set a policy for your business and have photos and pricing available so that any staff answering the phone, replying to emails or talking to customers are prepared for this conversation.

Read More »