GBK 2011 Golden Globe’s Gifting Lounge Review – Gavin Keilly honors the 2011 Golden Globe Awards

By Amanda Cortez – Videos by Lawrence Davis

Once again Gavin Keilly does it again at the GBK Luxury Lifestyle Gift Lounge Honoring the 2011 Golden Globe Awards Nominees and Presenters with a star studded attendance .

 

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GBK Luxury Lifestyle Gift Lounge Honoring the 2011 Golden Globe Awards

On a hot sunny day on January 14 & 15 stars like Diane Warren, Katey Sagal, Jackie Weaver, Gabourey Sidibe, La Toya Jackson, and Dennis Quaid were their getting photographed and pampered with luxury gifts. Even cute couples Bill and Giuliana Rancic and Jennifer Love Hewitt and Alex Beh also attended looking as if they were shopping together. Martin Short walked around happily stunned and said, “This is the first gift lounge I’ve ever been to.”

 

The GBK luxury gift lounge is a showcase itself where all the vendors are settled in several hotel rooms with their products. This is a special time for vendors to show off their products to the stars while the stars get spoiled with their gifts – although fun, it’s exhausting. But the stars have a special caddy who lug their gifts for them.

More celebrities who attended were Adrienne Brody, Terry O’Quinn, Adrienne Maloof, Lisa Vanderpump,  “Jiggy,” Nelsan Eliis, Mayim Bialik, Kimberley Elise, Ariel Winter, Rico Rodriguez, Naveen Andrews, Joe Mantegna,Anisha Nafarajam, Billy Gibson, Catherine O’hara, Melissa Joan Heart, Jesse McCartney, Eric Stonestreet, Carrie Preston, Michael Clarke Duncan, Michael Rucco, Kimberley Locke, Greg Itzin,  Allen Thicke and lots more.

Keilly  humbly said, “Once again were here to pamper the Golden Globe Awards Nominees and Presenters.”

The team from Guinness Book of World Records awarded Nano Magnetics the title of “Largest Magnetic Sculpture” which was showcased at the event as the world’s largest magnetic sculpture using Nanodots’ gold spherical magnets. The finished sculpture was modeled after the famous Golden Globe Award. The sculpture was made with 550,000 magnets and weighed 600 pounds.

The 2011 Golden Globe Award Nominees and Presenters received goods and services ranging from exotic travel destinations to luxury goods and products and were  pampered with a variety of services. Here’s what was in the body bag size gift bag that was even too heavy for Santa to carry.

2EROS – www.2eros.com

2EROS showcased a range of swimwear and underwear apparel for men who are looking for slick, clean cut designs that are both stylish and functional. Jennifer Love Hewitt took a pair home to wear at night. I also took a a pair and found them to be so comfy.

3LAB – www.3LAB.com

Technologically Advanced Skincare — the p erfect body with rare swiss apple stem cell and peptide. 3LAB’s luxurious body cream promotes a healthy glow and camouflages the flaws while repairing, firming and toning the skin. The use of the newest technologies in this product will deliver the perfect body skin.

Attitube – www.attitube.ca

Attitube is a unique revolutionary functional exercise device that uses water motion as resistance to tone and sculpt the body.

also used for rehabilitating and strengthening.

bamjamz™ – www.bamjamz.com

bamjamz™ is a revolutionary line of women’s bamboo lifestyle lounge and sleep wear that has redefined the concept of “pajamas” through a fun, sexy and adventurous concept. Better than cotton – so soft and comfy!

Beyond The Rack – www.beyondtherack.com

$100 Gift Certificates to the stars.

Booda Brand – www.boodabrand.com

Booda Brand gives the gift of inspiration. New 100% organic gift collection features onesies and t-shirts emblazoned with empowering words and the statement “I Will Make A Difference.” Staying true to that promise, for every purchase, Booda Brand will gift-one book to a child in need through the organization Room To Read. To promote this idea, the gift box is fashioned after a book.

Caribbean Living Magazine – www.CaribbeanLivingMagazine.com

Offered 1 week stay forthe stars in the Caribbean.

ChocAlive! – www.chocalive.com

ChocAlive Truffles taste so airy and is a one-of-a-kind healthy, delicious and indulgent treat that’s raw, organic and Vegan with no gluten, dairy or refined sugars – only the purest, straight-from-nature ingredients! These were delicious!

Kingfish Spirits Cream – www.givemecream.com

Whipped creamed for adults (it’s spiked). The first ever alcohol infused whipped cream that you dollop right over your cocktail or dessert. So Good!!

Diane Lai – www.dianelai.com

Diane Lai for soft skin develops all natural products for adults, infants & toddlers with highly sensitive skin.

Eleven Eleven Watches – www.elevenelevenwatches.com

Full expression Eleven Eleven Watches for Men & Women are modern, funky and cool. Interchangeable so you can wear one for every mood and style.

Elysee Scientific Cosmetics – www.elyseecosmetics.com

Elysee Youth Span Facial Resurrection Serum & Night Creme battle against aged trouble zones with potent new science -based complexes featuring Nobel Prize winning sirtuin & telmere technology, so your skin starts aging backwards.

Essence Bracelets – www.essencebracelets.com

Lovely Gemstone Healing Bracelets are handmade using only the finest faceted gemstones and sterling silver. They are individually blessed and infused with the healing energy of Essence. We all should be wearing one or two of these. They are to help recognize your own sacredness.

Exclusive Sedan Service – www.exclusivesedan.com

A leader in ground and air transportation provided first-rate service to handle the transportation needs of clients in over 250 cities worldwide. A gift certificate worth $100 for chauffeured luxury ground transportation which can be used anywhere in the LA metro area. State-of-the-art website; Online reservation system; GPS tracking system in vehicles; Limousine/helicopter and dinner excursions; Mystery callers and passengers to evaluate customer service; Upcoming plans for DriveCams in vehicles.

Have Faith Swimwear – www.havefaith.com

Designer swimwear with the most exquisite fabrics, designs, cut and comfort to show off the curviest woman. Made in  Beverly Hills. All eyes will be on the woman wearing  Have Faith Swimwear.

Jessica Cosmetics / Jessica Nail Clinic – www.jessicacosmetics.com

Jessica is known for her curative nail treatments and brilliant custom colours. Guests received her award-winning Brilliance Top Coat and Custom Colour from the Winter MUSE Collection .

Joy Theatre – www.joytheatre.com

$100 gift certificate towards, tickets, parties, classes or sign up fees for anything Joy Theatre,.

Kaldi’s Coffee Roasting Co. – www.kaldiscoffee.com

Kaldis Coffee served and gifted private GBK’s Golden Globes Coffee Blend, exclusive apparel and a $50 gift certificate towards their Roasted Artesian Custom-Blend Coffees.

Looxcie Looxcie – www.looxcie.com

Looxcie looks like a big blue tooth headset, but it’s an easy-to-use wearable camcorder. This will be big with those who love social media. Users  can record continuously hands-free recording up to five hours of video which can be clipped, saved, viewed and instantly shared via your phone to Facebook, Youtube and more.

Marquez de Valencia – www.tequilamdv.com

Marquez de Valencia is a private label Reposado that’s rested for almost 11 months. It is a limited production tequila that is distributed locally in Southern California. Stars got to sip on a delicious pepprmint teaquila cocktail.

Meebo – www.meebo.com

Meebo donated $100 to select charities every time a celebrity stops by their booth and checks in to a select charity website. A Meebo Bar will also be on-site serving custom Meebo-themed drinks in the company’s signature colors of blue and orange.

Miracle Details – www.miracledetails.com

A VIP Miracle touch auto detailing, brought directly to clients using only ECO-sensitive cleaning systems and premium finishing products.

Misaki Monte Carlo – www.misaki.com

Misaki, the Fashion Statement of Pearls, is presenting its new collection “Urban Amazon,” an allegory of the personality of the Woman of the 21st Century: tough, independent, successful, sexy and stylish. Brandishing her jewelery as sophisticated and contemporary weapons this new Amazon imposes her strong personality by re-appropriating those powerful symbols.

My Custom Yoga Mat – www.mvcustornyogamat.com

Custom embroidered Yoga Mats.

Nano Dots – www.theanodots.com

Nanodots™ Magnetic Constructors.

NESCAFE® Dolce Gusto® – www.dolce-gusto.us

The sophisticated Circolo coffee machine makes coffee house drinks from a cappuccino to espresso to peach iced tea, making it the perfect addition to any countertop.

Nulo – www.nulo.com

Direct-to-door, fresh all natural dog & cat foods.

NYS Collection Eyewear – www.nvscollection.com

Exceptional, Affordable, Eyewear.

Peter Lamas – www.peterlamas.com

A selection of Peter Lamas hair care product which is infused with exotic extracts, powerful botanicals and potent herbs for organic and vegan products that enhance all skin and hair types. Smells wonderful!

Gift Certificate redeemable for a ‘fresh from the farm’ gift pack of all-natural, hand crafted cheese from Point Reyes, CA.

Powermat – www.powermat.com

A Slim, sleek three position wireless charging mat for home or office + Universal Powercube Receiver. Keep three devices fully charged at all times with the convenience of this three position charging station. The included Powercube let’s you charge hundreds of devices right out of the box.

PsyClops – www.psyclopshq.com

Gifinng the latest psyclops and psy-lbrity products including silicone skins for the iphone, stuffed heads and designher toys.

RevitaLash – www.revitalash.com

Eyelash conditioner that lengthens and thickens eye lashes, as well as their new hair product called Hair by RevitaLash which is conditioner that gives you thicker and fuller hair. Also new RevitaLash Mascara.

Ron White Shoes – www.RonWhiteShoes.com

All the celebrity women want these shoes, including me. Ron White is famous for his All Day Heels® and has built on this success with a sleek and stylish RON WHITE men’s line, along with his newest Signature collection which takes inspiration from the world of couture and pairs this elegance with unique All Day Heels® technology. Their stylish shoes with comfort!!!

RumbaTime – www.rurnbatime.com

RumbaTime watches are designed to be water-resistant, colorful and easy to wear. They look great alone or stacked together, and are the perfect accessory for adding a streak of color while working out or just gallivanting around town – the ultimate accessory for life on-the-go!

TC Fine Intimates – www.cupidintimates.com

Shapewear that provides comfortable, sleek, smooth elegance that is applicable to all degrees of control with total comfort. This is what every woman should have to keep everything in order while looking great!

The indi Exhibit – www.thindiexhibit.com

The indi Exhibit Custom created ipad and iphone skins, designer handbags, indie designed clothing and jewelry, and collective candle tins.

The Shave of Beverly Hills  – www.theshavebeverlyhills.com

Gift Certificates for Nominees and Presenters,

ISOTONER® SmarTouch™ – www.isotoner.com

Keep your hands warm with smarTouch™ gloves from ISOTONER®. you can operate handheld touchscreen devices like smartphones, mp3 players, ATM’s, gas pumps and GPS devises while wearing gloves,

Umi Children’s Shoes – www.umishoes.com

European inspired high quality children’s shoes.

Vanity Girl Hollywood – www.vanitygirlhollywood.com

High quality lighted vanity mirrors are just like the ones used on set or backstage at a runway show.

William Henry Studio – www.williamhenrystudio.com

A special 25 piece limited edition pen was offered to each Golden Globe presenter and nominee.

WineChateau.com – www.Winechateau.com

Serving a wide variety of wines as well as gift certificates to use on their website.

MoviePeg – www.movie-peg.com

MoviePeg is the super simple, super portable and super coJIectible iPhone stand. Use it to watch movies, entertain the kids, watch how-to apps, type, anything.

Cambria Cove – codes, www.cambriacove.com

Luggage Tag, Case for iPhone, Archival Medallion Journal, Printed cards with electronic gift certificate.

MENBUR – www.grupomenbur.com

Every woman couldn’t decide which evening bag to select from MENBUR special occasion evening bags: rich satins, bright metals and sparkling crystals in many styles for that perfect accessory. Georgous!!

Sugar Babies Cupcakery – www.sugarbabiescupcakery.com

Custom Globes-themed mini cupcakes in a variety of flavors, as well as gift certificates for a free dozen cupcakes redeemable at our cupcake truck.

Svedka Vodka – www.svedka.com

Zamani Retreat Kempinski – www.kempinski.com/Zamani-Retreat

An 8 night all inclusive Health Package in Africa’s Prime Holistic Health Retreat, Zamani Retreat Kempinski.

Monster Energy Drink – www.monsterenergy.com

Monster Energy Drinks were needed to keep everyone’s energy up.

Aquamantra Water – www.aquamantra.com

AQUAMANTRA is a premium bottled water line that offers Energy Enhanced Natural Spring Water.

A Rose of Thanks – www.aroseofthanks.org

Gifted A Rose of Thanks t-shirt & a 1 ❤ the troops bracelet.

Point Reyes Farmstead Cheese Company – www.pointreyescheese.com

Homemade Farmstead cheese is a family run dairy farm in Point Reyes, CA. The secret to Original Blue™ cheese lies in the unique combination of three ingredients: Grade A raw milk from a closed herd of Holstein cows that graze on the certified organic, green pastured hills overlooking Tomales Bay. Stars have the opportunity to visit and learn about the Point Reyes Farm.

Jane Cosmetics – www.janecosmetics.com

Jane Cosmetics offers consumers affordable makeup with superior performance. Formulated with the same high-quality, luxurious ingredients as pricey prestigous brands.

GBK Gift Lounges beneficiaries included:

St. Bernard Project – www.stbernardproject.org

Using volunteer labor and donations for building supplies, St. Bernard Project rebuilds the Katrina-ravished homes and lives of New Orleans residents using just $15,000 and 12 weeks of labor through our Rebuilding Program while addressing the physical, emotional and psychological needs of our clients at our Center for Wellness and Mental Health.

The Lopez Foundation – www.thelopezfoundation.org

whose mission is to create positive, permanent change for underprivileged children and adults confronting challenges in education and health, as well as increasing community awareness about kidney disease and organ donation.

GBK is the recipient of multiple BizBash’s Award for “Best Gift Bag.” GBK, formerly GBK Productions, is a luxury lifestyle gifting and special events company, specializing in entertainment marketing integration. Formed in 2000 by Gavin Keilly, the company’s Founder and CEO, GBK consists of five divisions: GBK Celebrity Gifting, GBK Special Events, GBK Weddings, GBK Charitable Consulting and GBK Marketing/Public Relations.  Widely known in the entertainment industry for bringing that little extra something into the Gifting Lounge environment, GBK offers its clients a full range of marketing services.

For more information please go to www.gbkproductions.com

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