CasaQ Limited Edition Christmas Ornaments Featured in Official Celebrity Gift Basket for 8th Annual Latin GRAMMY Awards on Nov. 8 in Las Vegas

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Pancho Claus and Sancho Snowman are headed to Vegas to meet world-famous artists at the "8th Annual Latin GRAMMY® Awards.

CasaQ, a San Jose-based Hispanic lifestyle company has been asked to include two Limited Edition pieces from their ornament collection in the celebrity gift bags for the "8th Annual Latin GRAMMY® Awards on November 8th.

Distinctive Assets, known for their hip and lavish gift baskets at high-profile Hollywood events, contacted CasaQ as they were searching for extraordinary products to include in their Latin GRAMMY® Presenter/Performer Gift Baskets.

"We are always on the look-out for unique, interesting products that our celebrity friends will cherish and appreciate", says Gift Guru Lash Fary of Distinctive Assets, "CasaQ ornaments are a perfect fit because they are fun, clever designs with a Latin flair."

Headed for Vegas are two hand-painted glass ornaments "Pancho Claus" a Santa riding on a piñata and "Sancho Snowman" a guitar-toting snowman wearing a poncho and sombrero. Presenters and performers such as Gloria Estefan, Benjamin Bratt, Pepe Aguilar, Juan Luis Guerra, Elvis Crespo and Sofia Vergara are expected to receive this year's coveted gift assortment.

"These limited edition ornaments will be unveiled at the Latin GRAMMYs", says Darlene Tenes, CasaQ founder, "and the world's most famous Latin artists and celebrities will be the first to get them in their hot lil' hands."

The 8th Annual Latin GRAMMY® Awards, set for Nov.8 at Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas, will be broadcast live on the Univision Network from 8 - 11 p.m. ET/PT. In addition, the broadcast also will be distributed internationally to more than 100 countries. Nominees include Shakira, Beyonce, Ricky Martin, Black Eyed Peas, Sergio Mendes, Andrea Bocelli amongst others.

The CasaQ Ornament Collection includes 40 beautiful designs such as a Mariachi Man, El Sombrero, La Piñata, Flamenco Dancer and many more symbolic treasures that reflect the Hispanic culture. The CasaQ Ornament Collection is available online now at and at select retailers.

About CasaQ:
CasaQ is a San Jose-based Hispanic lifestyle company, founded by Darlene Tenes in 2005 that is dedicated to providing unique products, services and content geared toward people who embrace the Latino culture.

About Distinctive Assets:
Distinctive Assets is a niche marketing company offering product placement, product introduction and branding opportunities within the Entertainment Industry. Their roster of prestigious events includes the GRAMMY® Awards, Latin GRAMMY® Awards, Oscars®, Academy of Country Music Awards and Kids' Choice Awards.

About The Latin Recording Academy®:
The Latin Recording Academy is an International, membership-based organization comprised of Spanish- and Portuguese-speaking recording artists, musicians, songwriters, producers and other creative and technical recording professionals. The organization is dedicated to improving the quality of life and cultural condition for Latin music and its makers. In addition to producing the Latin GRAMMY® Awards to honor excellence in the recorded arts and sciences, The Latin Recording Academy provides educational and outreach programs for the Latin music community. For more information about The Latin Recording Academy, please visit


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