RedBalloon is all about enriching experiences. For 20 years, we have been bringing people together. We connect customers and businesses to more than 5,000 different experiences that we hand pick for our audiences. A home-grown success story, we continually evolve, learn and adapt.
We live by our values, and our purpose being ‘to shift the way people experience life’ extends to the people that work with us.
RedBalloon was founded in 2001 by Naomi Simson, who some may know from her four seasons as the ‘Red Shark’ on Shark Tank Australia.
RedBalloon is now part of the Big Red Group, founded in 2017 by Naomi Simson and current CEO David Anderson in 2017. The business has continued to grow and serve more than 7 million experiences to people across Australia and New Zealand.
Serve a fully sustainable experience every second, somewhere on Earth, by 2030.
When we grow – so do the small businesses we represent.
Even through these tough times, RedBalloon continues to be a thought leader, employer of choice and committed to improving employee experience at work.
At RedBalloon, you are part of a much bigger enterprise – with brands across consumer and business to business markets employing nearly 100 growth professionals, working to deliver an experience every second. We pride ourselves on our depth of expertise and provide a unique and long-term pathway for career professionals to grow with us. Employee Recognition and Career Growth are at the core of our employee framework. We stay connected to our roots, and always work to amplify the great work our team does in living our values.
Our co-founders speak about what ‘Make Every Moment Count’ means to them.
We have created a new rhythm at RedBalloon, changing how we connect with our colleagues as our situation changes.
At RedBalloon, we can work anywhere, but we make time to come together to share experiences. How do you organise time and team bonding while working remotely? In the short term, we wanted to find something to bring people together to foster that unique sense of team connectedness we have at RedBalloon create a sense of team, without our office hub. Over the past few months, we’ve:
The results have been stunning, despite the disruption to our shared ways of working, our most-recent Employee Pulse Survey received the highest ever recorded scores related to Confidence in our Senior Leadership Team, the Growth Strategy of our group, and how productive we all feel.
RedBalloon is a member of the Big Red Group stable of brands, the leading provider of experiences in Australia and New Zealand. We’re always hiring, and a list of our available roles can be found all in one place.
Be part of the Big Red Group and shift the way people experience life.
Balloon Aloft’s Matt Scaife flying our big red balloon.
When we’re not working, you can find us breaking World Records, enjoying a 70’s themed company celebration, spending weekends rally driving, on cruises, at theme parks and attending foodie festivals. There’s rarely a dull moment at RedBalloon, with plenty of laughs and great stories created every day.
With RedBalloon having more than twenty years of experience creating and serving millions of experiences, stories and conversations to customers across Australia and New Zealand, we know how to put experiences to work for thousands of clients in millions of different ways.
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