Los Angeles, CA (Vocus) April 17, 2010
GBK (gbkproductions.com), the luxury lifestyle gift lounge and special events company, will partner with the Gay & Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation (GLAAD) to honor the 21st Annual GLAAD Media Award Nominees and Presenters with an exclusive backstage “Thank You Lounge” for their work to promote fair, accurate and inclusive images of the gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community in the media. The Los Angeles ceremony will be held at the Century Plaza Hotel on Saturday, April 17, 2010. GBK will donate a portion of the proceeds from the lounge to GLAAD, as well as donating a luxury gift bag to be auctioned off by the organization.
This year’s GLAAD Award is positioned to be on of the best yet, with honorees Drew Barrymore and Wanda Sykes, hosted by Candis Cayne and Wilson Cruz. There will be Special Appearances by, but not limited to: Bryan Batt, Benjamin Bratt, Cat Cora, Eric Dane, Tom Ford, The Cast of Glee, Scott Fujita, Brad Goreski, RuPaul, Sofia Vergara. There is also going to be a special performance by Adam Lambert. Those celebrities and VIPs that choose to participate in the GLAAD/GBK Thank You Lounge will be treated to a myriad of great products and services. Revitalash, a favorite last year, will be back on hand with its eyelash conditioner that lengthens and thickens eye lashes, as well as their hair product called Hair by Revitalash. Wahanda.com is the Global Wellness Market Place and will be giving a gift certificate to one of their spas, Bella Donna Spa in Beverly Hills. Milena's Candles will also be on hand with the most elegant candles. Peek-A-Boo Boutique will be on site gifting exclusive items from Fun Factory, We-Vibe, TENGA, and Classic Erotica. Decleor Paris will be showcasing their Hydra Floral Fresh Flower Moisturizing Emulsion and their AromessenceTM Neroli Essential Serum, a daytime treatment serum formulated with 100% pure & natural Essential Oils of Neroli, Petitgrain and Juniper Berry, specially designed to comfort and treat skin. A brand new product in the market place FreshCloz is gifting their unique system that is like having a dry cleaner in your closet by eliminating odors, neutralizing germs and bacteria, while helping to preserve your clothes. No Gift Lounge is complete without jewelry, so GBK has Croton giving out their elegant Timepieces for Men and Women, as well as Sandra Mardini Jewelry Design gifting her one-of-a-kind pieces, using handpicked semi-precious gemstones, Swarovski crystals, fresh water pearls, and precious metals. For the pet owners, PupGear Corporation is hooking them up with Pup-Head® Portable Dog Potty and Paw-Pads® Non-Slip Traction Pads. Finally if one forgot their bowtie for this Black tie affair, many will be excited to see FIGS who will be Gifting their gorgeous British silk woolen Bow Ties, handmade in Los Angeles.
The Gay & Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation (GLAAD) is dedicated to promoting and ensuring fair, accurate and inclusive representation of people and events in the media as a means of eliminating homophobia and discrimination based on gender identity and sexual orientation. For more information, please visit http://www.glaad.org.
GBK, formerly GBK Productions, is a luxury lifestyle gifting and special events company, specializing in entertainment marketing integration. Formed in 2000 by Gavin B. Keilly, the company’s Founder and CEO, GBK consists of five divisions: GBK Celebrity Gifting Lounges; GBK Events; GBK Weddings; GBK Charitable Consulting; and GBK Marketing/PR. 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 Keilly (CEO), Carla Domen (VP) or GBK, please go to http://www.gbkproductions.com.
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