Who is Holly Nagel?
A Fun Motivational Humorist and Balloon Artist!
Holly Nagel, based in Chicago, Illinois, is an award winning balloon artist, decorator and sculptor with nearly 30 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.
business grew, clients began asking for corporate training, that included balloons (of course!) and featured topics Holly
was proficient in from her
own experience-nonverbal communication and creative problem solving.
has been offering "You Don't Say!
Through a series of events Holly
ended up living a life (and making a living in life!) by doing some of her
did not plan all this (who could?), it all grew out of her
has always had the gift of gab and in elementary school would constantly get in trouble for her
would get punished and sent to the back of the classroom, but always managed to make new friends back there, too.
Her report cards included teacher comments that said: "Holly is an excellent student, but she is too social in class."
Pursuing all her
passions has allowed Holly
the unique privilege of living a truly wonderful life, but it hasn't always been smooth sailing.
Along the way to creating her
company, raising a son, and otherwise being involved in a millieu of endeavors, projects and relationships, she's
learned a few things, and not always easily or quickly.
In an effort to help others shorten their learning curve she
shares some tips in her
blog Minutes to Remarkable.
Giving back to her community is very important and Holly has been a volunteer recreational therapist at Allendale Association for years, encouraging the kids in various entertainment and workshop formats, from balloons to writing.
Not only is she
a business owner and entertaining speaker, she
was voted Member of the Year by the National Speaker Association-Chicago chapter, and is an active Toastmaster.
has been married to Rick a long time, makes laughing a priority, and considers butter it's own food group.
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