Our Story

1982

1982

Belle Aire Fragrances was founded when three entrepreneurial men from Illinois brainstormed an idea for a business that would bring innovation and ingenuity to the diverse Midwest. Don Conover Sr. with his expertise in perfumery, along with two business-minded brothers, Richard and Charles David, embarked on a new era of fragrance creation when they broke ground on the company’s first headquarters only miles away from Chicago.
1982
1986

1986

Ordenone™ was released. Recognizing the need for innovative malodor abetment technology amid the rapid evolution of consumer lifestyles, Ordenone™ was Belle Aire Creations’ first odor elimination product. It was later rebranded to Total Malodor Management® and became one of the company’s biggest success stories.
1986
1989

1989

The company broke ground on its new corporate headquarters and manufacturing facilities in Mundelein, Illinois, while also securing land for future development.
1989
1997

1997

Belle Aire Creations continued its rapid growth, doubling its square footage.
1997
Essential oil bottles
2000

2000

Continuing on its growth trajectory, Belle Aire Creations purchased yet another building in the same industrial park as its main headquarters and relocated the entire creative team to the new Creative Center.
2000
Professional Team
2003

2003

An important milestone was achieved when the company hired its 50th employee.
2003
Perfume samples
2008

2008

The company established itself as an industry leader by becoming an IFRA National Association Member.
2008
Red pin to the world map at China
2010

2010

Belle Aire Creations becomes global, expanding its manufacturing capacity into China.
2010
2016

2016

Belle Aire Fragrances rebranded and changed its name to Belle Aire Creations. This new name created an umbrella of expertise for the successful fragrance and flavor businesses, Total Malodor Management® and various other patented technologies.
2016
Moving Through a Pink Rose Daphne Garden in Sweden
2018

2018

Belle Aire Creations expands its international borders by establishing manufacturing relationships in France, home to the city of Grasse, which has long been considered the birthplace of fragrance.
2018
Stacey and Jeremy David
2020

2020

The next generation continues to lead Belle Aire Creations with the appointments of Stacey David to Chief Executive Officer and Jeremy David to Executive Vice President. Belle Aire Creations Executive Team partners with Rock Island Capital to promote future growth strategies.
2020
Round Lake Park
2021

2021

The company purchased an additional building in Round Lake Park, Illinois, tripling its operations footprint. The company now has three times more palette space to house inventory for partners and has shortened its lead times through enhanced logistics and increased shipping capacity. The new space will also allow for the seamless addition of new team members and future collaborative creations with partners.
2021

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