New York City, NY (PRWEB) October 23, 2014
GBK (gbkproductions.com) - the luxury lifestyle gift lounge and special events company, partnered up with the Food Network New York City Wine & Food Festival for a special “Thank You Lounge” for the attending chefs and honored guests on October 18th and 19th 2014. GBK was honored to be a part of this annual Festival that benefits Share Our Strength’s No Kid Hungry campaign and Food Bank For New York City. The event has raised over $7.5 million to date, and 100% of the net proceeds from the Festival go directly to these hunger-relief organizations.
At the Thank You Lounge, guests were treated to a variety of trendy gifts including SONICLEAR, the world’s first antimicrobial sonic skin cleansing brush by Michael Todd True Organics; a gift certificate for up to $5,000 in products at a 75% off discount from Tuxton China, Inc.; and a fantastic trip by Caribbean Living and Karisma Hotels and Resorts – 2 night stay for up to 6 people and a $100 spa certificate at Generations Riviera Maya, by Karisma; luxury Beverly Hills anti-aging skin care with exclusive plant placenta formulation from EMK Beverly Hills; Shun Sora or Classic knives from Shun Cutlery; and food safe, non-porous Slate Cheese Boards that can be written on with soapstone chalk to easily identify cheeses and their light bite pairings from sparqhome.com.
Other great products were gifted from W&P Design - providing their unique four-piece mason jar cocktail shaker – The Mason Shaker, along with Ball Jars who was gifting a set of their classic mason jars; culinary inspired soaps from Freckles & Honey Soap Co.; an innovative wine tool from Coravin – The Coravin™ 1000 System allows you to access, pour, and enjoy your favorite wines by the glass without pulling the cork.
Guests enjoyed sweets and treats from NoRA Cupcake Company, also gifting a certificate redeemable for a party up to 50 people; Mondelēz International, Inc. gifting a variety pack of TOBLERONE Swiss Chocolate; a healthy snacking gift box including an assortment of all 6 zesty flavors from Harvest Snaps; and The Better Chip®, gifting their fun, great-tasting snack in bold flavors made from simple ingredients. SamiCakes Boutique topped off the event with a fantastic cake display, a 6 foot replica of Minoetto Prosecco, and the New York Times handed out magazines.
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.