Our Mission is to increase the brand recognition of our corporate clients, while spreading goodwill and achieving positive public relations. Through custom tailored programs featuring unique balloon designs, we seek to attract and hold the attention of our clients’ target market, as well as that of local and national media.
Corporate Balloon & Promotions, N.A. is based in Crystal Lake, Illinois, one hour northwest of Chicago. We service the Chicago area, Nashville, North America, and the world. Founded by Bennett Schwontkowski, operations typically covered locations spanning the North American continent, however promotions have been performed in Argentina, Australia, Canada, Denmark, France, and Germany. Balloon operations for clients by Bennett have been performed for clients including America Online, Applebees, Allstate Insurance Company, Bally Gaming, Cadbury Schweppes, RE/MAX Northern Illinois and others.
Bennett Schwontkowski is founder and President of Corporate Balloon Promotions, N.A. He has piloted over 3,200 flights over the past 30 years, having flown over 12,700 passengers. He has flown and coordinated appearances for clients at the 1988 Calgary Winter Olympics, NASCAR events, Kentucky Derby Festival, Atlanta Dogwood Festival, Preakness Celebration, NBA All Star Game, Albuquerque Balloon Fiesta, Sturgis Motorcycle Rally, and all major balloon events.
Our Team. Corporate Balloon Promotions, NA team includes experienced, commercially licensed pilots and crew members. We can provide a complete marketing solution, including professional design, public relations, and communications support.
Exposure. Recent media coverage for clients have included AP stories and photos, CNN, Weather Channel, MTV, CBS, NBC, ABC, FOX and local independant stations in over 25 major markets.