GBK Productions Creates Another Unique Gift Suite for Oscar Nominees and Presenters

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GBK Productions will hold its annual OSCAR Gift Suite this year at the renowned Boulevard 3, in Hollywood, CA on February 22 and 23, 2008. What is a GBK suite without a philanthropic element? GBK will once again incorporate five charities in their suite and give the celebrities an opportunity to give back and make a difference in the world.

One the first questions our guests ask when they arrive at our gifting suite is; Is Revitalash gifting again?

GBK Productions/Official Celebrity Gift Bags LLC will once again donate 20 percent of its profits from their Gift Suite, while giving celebrities the opportunity to be pampered and give back to the various charities involved in the process. Gavin Keilly, founder, said, "We anticipate donating over $20,000 to the various charities involved, plus additional celebrity donations." Nominees and presenters from this year's Academy Awards will be invited to GBK Productions gift suite at Boulevard 3 to receive their choice of over $55,000 products and services. All guests will be given the opportunity to meet representatives from the beneficiaries: Leeza's Place, WGA Foundation, Educating Young Minds, Project Night Light and Global Green.

As Global Green is one of the Beneficiaries, and GBK has been focuses on Eco-friendly weddings and events, they felt it was apropos to involve Robert Craymer's Green Furniture in their Oscar lounge. Prior to arriving the celebrities will be picked up from Eco Nation Car Service in their luxury hybrids, and other environmentally friendly vehicles with wireless access and goodies on the way. Vectrix Electric Bikes will also be on hand giving out cool leases on their bikes.

RD Alchemy Natural & Bumble & Bee will also keep the 'green' theme alive with the products all the eco friendly celebs have been talking about. VMV Group has traveled across the globe to present their Phenomenal HypoAllergenics products including Sun Tan Lotions & Potions and amazing remedies for acne. Coniglia will be back again with their mineral moisturizers.

Before hitting the gifting area, celebrities will have the opportunity to get a relaxing massage from Go Massage. Go Massage will also be handing our certificates, so the guests can receive special treatment in their home as well. Other treatments will include hair cuts and styling from Bokaos Aveda Hair Salon, manicures, pedicures, and psychic readings.

The OSCAR nominees and presenters will receive a few great gifts from OfficeMax including a Sony Vaio Laptop computer or a camcorder Piure Digital Technology. OfficeMax's 5,000 pound (world record) rubber band will also be hand for photo opportunities. Guests will also be invited to select one of the many gorgeous Croton Watches on hand. European glamour has a presence, too, with Israeli-imported jewelry by Smadar and Hely presented by Patooties Boutique. Patooties will offer a range of elegant, red carpet ready items In addition S. Brown Designs will be "blinging out" any watch or jewelry the celebrity presently owns and giving a $25,000 watch to one lucky celeb.

Celebrities will also browse the fashion section that will include the coolest, latest fashionable jeans from J & Company, a special selection from Perry Ellis, including their newest sweaters, Amazing Leather Belts, Very Cool glasses from Cinzia Eyewear, Hoodies from Tabu, Iky's stylish polos/ button down shirts, and Kathleen Kirkwood's Bust Ease will give the women the ability to make sure that the Lindsay Condron Swimwear that they pick out flatters and fits to perfection ... Finally, they will have the right 'energy' with their new necklace from Hu Energy.

The celebrities will be lucky enough to capture all their 'kodak moments' with the Pandigital Photo Frame they will be receiving. PhotoWow will also be giving out certificates to receive Andy Walhol like collages of them or their family. I-C Hope will give them an opportunity to make their photos portable with the infamous i-Phone and of course keep them connected for that next big role. Gilty Couture will make it sparkle with their Swarovski Crystal studded metal cases customized for phones, i-Pods and other gadgets.

Famous for their ceramic, ionic hair equipment, Farouk will be giving celebrities hair products and tools. 3-Lab will give stars their nationally-acclaimed face products, including the ultimate anti-aging lotion, which is exclusively at Barney's New York and has been talked about all around the world. Electric Body will add to their rigorous beauty regimen with their non-toxic skin care line that is electrically formulated, using award-winning science technology. Dougherty Laser will be giving the gift of sight, providing guests with gift certificates for laser vision surgery. Dr. Austin's VIP Smiles will make stars smile bright with cosmetic dental makeovers and whitening treatments. Last but certainly not least, the celebs will have the ability to receive the eyelash extending conditioner that everyone has been talking about. Gavin Keilly, President of GBK, said, "One the first questions our guests ask when they arrive at our gifting suite is; Is Revitalash gifting again?"

Metropolitan Gifts will offer home a wide selection of gifts including their famous 'green' line and choice to pick any gift basket they like from their site. World Poker Tour will deal out a $25,000 buy-in to the celebrity invitational tournament. Geo Visions is inviting VIP's to give and receive; they will sponsor a humanitarian adventure trip to any of their international destinations.

As they will certainly be hungry Vidalia Grills will be cookin' up the best meat in town and giving grills away too. Heineken will be on hand giving out their mini kegs and krups keg dispensers. For those that want to stay sober, we will have Fiji water readily available. Hungry & Thirsty Deck will keep the food and drinks flowing with their deck of cards redeemable at all the local restaurants and wine bars in town.

To keep the celebrities healthy once they leave this day of indulgence ViaViente will be providing a six-month supply of their fantastic Mineral Rich Antioxidant Drink and for those that might want to take off a few extra pounds, Appetite Down will be providing an all natural appetite suppressant that actually taste good.

Lastly, each nominee or presenter will have the opportunity to continue the relaxing moments with an amazing pool fountain Toba Fountains, and a $500 gift certificate from to pick whatever they want!

About GBK:
GBK Productions (formerly GBK Events), founded in 2000 by Gavin B. Keilly, is an event productions company specializing in weddings, fund raising for major charitable organizations, and celebrity events. GBK Productions has helped non-profit clients raise millions of dollars and produces the most-sought after gift suites, including Oscar & Emmy Suites, Lounges for the Golden Globes, as well as various other award shows.

Headquartered in Hollywood, California, GBK productions serves multinational charities and corporations throughout the world. For additional information about GBK Productions, please visit or

About Global Green USA:
Global Green USA is a national environmental organization addressing three of the greatest challenges facing humanity: stemming global climate change by creating green buildings and cities; eliminating weapons of mass destruction that threaten lives and the environment; and providing clean, safe drinking water for the 2.4 billion people who lack access to clean water. President Gorbachev founded the organization in order to create a new approach to solving the world's most pressing environmental challenges by reconnecting humanity to the environment. Global Green's unique approach merges innovative research, cutting-edge community based projects and targeted advocacy that educates hundreds of millions of people annually, leverages billions of dollars for environmental initiatives and implements ground-breaking environmental policy.

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