Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) May 05, 2011
GBK (gbkproductions.com) - the luxury lifestyle gift lounge and special events company hosted the official gifting lounge for the 4th Annual George Lopez Celebrity Golf Classic benefiting The Lopez Foundation yesterday (Monday, May 2nd) at the Riviera Country Club in the Pacific Palisades. Celebrities that visited the lounge while participating in the golf challenge included George Lopez, Don Cheadle, Andy Garcia, Benjamin Bratt, Chaka Khan, Cheech Marin, Cedric the Entertainer, Matt Lanter, Brian McKnight, Billy Bush, Anthony Anderson, Dave Annable, Kevin Sorbo, William Devane, Jack Wagner, Joe Mantegna, Jimmy Jam, Kevin Nealon, Michael Clarke Duncan, Omarosa, Sugar Ray Leonard and Tony Dovolani. At the dinner following the golf classic and gifting lounge, everyone was ecstatic by the surprise “Happy Birthday” performance sung to George Lopez by music legend, Chaka Khan.
There was a silent auction also benefiting The Lopez Foundation (http://www.thelopezfoundation.org). The foundation’s 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.
Celebrities were gifted by presenting sponsor; Protica Research provides high amounts of protein and other nutrition in convenient, ready-to-eat and ready-to-drink formats. Other sponsors at the lounge included, Caribbean Living Magazine, providing guests with a 1-week stay in the Caribbean; custom golf clubs from DnA Golf; the first wearable video camera that captures your every moment and allows you to share video’s instantly by Looxcie; Croton Watches gifted fine timepieces; Fore!! Axel & Hudson gifted fedora hats, driver caps, a set of fashion socks and a bamboo/spandex tee or polo shirt; an interactive toy designed to heal through laughter, Laffy Laffalot, $3 of every Laffy sold is donated to the National Children’s Cancer Society and The George Lopez Foundation; headphones, earbuds and audio accessories were provided by Skullcandy; The Brocoli Wad, the real man’s money band; OnePiece gifted their OnePiece Jump In, a unique all-in-one hooded sweat suit; travel kit featuring professional skin care products created specifically for men’s skin was gifted by Glymed Plus ® Advanced Aesthetics; Haan Therapeutics, the latest innovation in anti-aging skin care; exclusive organic candles were provided by Milena’s Boutique; Newhall Labs, LLC provided the La Bella brand of hair and skin care products, GroWorks hair products and Monkey Brains hair products; RevitaLash gifted celebs with eyelash conditioner, their new hair product, Hair by RevitaLash and mascara; Egg Whites International, providing pure liquid egg whites; WineChateau.com provided their wide variety of wines as well as gift certificates; Mama Mia’s Beef Jerky gifted their home-style beef jerky and Marquez de Valencia, a private label Reposado, a limited production tequila was on hand for guests to enjoy!
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 on Gavin B. Keilly (CEO), Carla Domen (VP) or GBK, please go to gbkproductions.com.
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