Jill Shortreed

Jill Shortreed

Recognized as an industry leader, Jill Shortreed, CBA®, has earned an exceptional reputation for her ability to design and create décor ranging from celebrity-inspired events to corporate functions and countless private parties. As the principal owner of Charleston Balloon Company, Jill is the driving force behind its years of success. 

Jill opened two successful retail party stores in 1997. Then, seven years ago, she decided to focus solely on balloons. As an award-winning artist and business owner, her designs have been featured on TV, internationally, on blogs, and in print.

In 2014, she was honored to receive the Treb Heining Scholarship. She has taught at FLOAT the Convention, on the QTOUR, and at the World Balloon Convention (WBC). Most recently, she created a Facebook group, The Business Side of Balloons, to help industry professionals learn and share together to achieve their goals.

As an instructor, she enjoys sharing her passion in marketing, branding, and finance with others in her field. Jill believes quality and effective marketing are the keys to prosperity.

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  • 325 Cleveland Road
    Bogart, GA 30622-1766