Allen Simmons and Ron Cohen began Themes and Dreams in 1991. With an emphasis on transforming visions to reality, Themes and Dreams quickly moved to the forefront as industry design leaders. With Allen's artistic and creative skills and Ron's keen eye, the team has designed thousands of events from birthday parties to weddings, sweet sixteens to Bar/Bat Mitzvahs as well as numerous corporate events.

Allen & Ron have won several prestigious international balloon design awards. Their expertise and talents have been used to instruct their colleagues in balloon design and party decorating at numerous industry educational and training seminars.

Allen & Ron take great pride in having been part of the team that designed New Years Eve in Times Square for three years including the Korbel Millenium Celebration.

Allen is a certified balloon artist and the team is a member of the Qualatex Balloon Network since its inception.