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Balloon Worx owner Judy Ekert retires after 17 years in business

Krystal Sellars
By Krystal Sellars
June 27 2022 - 9:00pm
WINDING DOWN: Judy Ekert (right) is retiring from Balloon Worx on June 30, and will hand the business over to her daughter Stephanie. Picture: Clint Ekert

For Balloon Worx owner Judy Ekert, it's the customers that have become friends, and the staff that are like family, that make the highs and lows of running a small business worthwhile.


Krystal Sellars

Krystal Sellars

Senior Journalist

Krystal Sellars is the Senior Journalist at the Cessnock Advertiser. Born and raised in Cessnock, she started her journalism career at the Advertiser in 2006 after completing a Bachelor of Communication at the University of Newcastle. Contact her on krystal.sellars@cessnockadvertiser.com.au.

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