Debbie Durkin, Film & Television producer, hosted her 7th Annual Eco Emmys “Empowering Women” Pre-Emmy’s party. Once again this amazing eco-friendly event was a hit at the Pickford Mansion in Hancock Park. Not only did the party honor the 2013 Emmy Award Nominees and Presenters, and Women in the Arts, it also supported The Lucy Pet Foundation and WOW Voices.
The Lucy Pet Foundation is a mobile clinic that offers free spay/neuter and adoptions to help reduce pet overpopulation and find forever homes for millions of loving dogs and cats.
WOW Voices (With Our Words, Inc.) is a youth development nonprofit from Stockton, California, that inspires literacy and artistry to raise awareness about the planet. At-risk students from Stockton transform eco-themed ideas from stars in the entertainment industry into original performance poetry.
The event was catered by Fresh and Meaty Burgers. They have a healthier, better-tasting alternative to Fast Food. They make juicy and flavorful turkey, veggie, and beef burgers just the way you like them, and delicious homemade fries..
Organic Oasis served up Vegan Ice Cream & Avo Bowls.Their Ice Cream is 100% vegan, Gluten, and Dairy free. It’s made fresh daily, with coconut water as the base, and seasonal flavors. Bringing you new delights all year long.
Cocktails were served by Maya Tequila. They had guest coming back for more with their 100% Agave tequilana Weber without any exta flavorings or coloring. Their tequila is aged in American White Oak barrels, giving it the unique taste so many enjoy.
To cool off the celebrities enjoyed the refreshing Coco Libre Organic Coconut Water. As they say, “We are liberating organic coconut water trapped inside young green coconuts….” We are glad they did! Coco Libre is delicious in its original flavor or in the Pineapple flavor.
What event would be complete without fashion. MK Marisa Kenson Collections was there showcasing their belted dresses. The Invisible Belt Dress is a current staple of the collection. It blends classic and chic designs with flirty patterns sure to be a favorite in any closet.
Deborah Gaspar Jewelry designs attended with thier amazing collection of blets, bracelts, rings, and more. Her designs can be worn with any outfit for any event. The mother-of-pearl, and other natural stones make her collections timeless.
Guests will be ready for travel with the Luggage given by Travelers Choice Travelware. The sturdy cases are ready to be packed and stowed as carry-ons.The luggage have durable outsides, 360 wheels and they expand when you need just a little extra room.
Absolute Vital Care Bodyworks was there to help guest relax. If you're having neck pains Absolute Vital Care is the place to go. With 20 years of experience you won’t regret your trip to the spa.
If nutrious food for your dog is a priority Canine Caviar has what you need. Their food is the first true holistic pet food and the only grain-free and alkaline based pet food diet in America that is designed to help reduce the risk of health related conditions.
Drool dog walkers, pet sitters, and loving care were there to offer their services to the busy lives the celebrities live.
Hai Elite was there to showcase their new flat iron with an MP3 player. The flat iron has an MP3 player with speakers, so as you style you can groove to your favorite toons.
Iobella USA is a spa in Santa Monica. Its not just any spa, its a body-shaping spa exclusively for women. Experience one of a kind exercises, spa and wellness center, for the new you.
Rising in popularity are Justin’s Organic Peanut Butter Cups. Delicious rich taste, made with organic peanut butter, and the highest quality organic, fair-trade chocolate available. Simply can’t live without these peanut butter cups!
Soft, silky blankets by Minky Couture were gifted to the celebrities. With the irresistible softness and luxury, you can’t go wrong with a Minky blanket.
Marjorie’s Bazaar has the most comfortable sandals around. Hand-made leather shoes from all corners of the world. The soft durable leather makes it seem like you're not wearing shoes at all. Marjorie’s Bazaar are must have shoes.
Flaunter App is an app for gym rats and fitness enthusiasts. For entertainment purposes, to help users look at fitness in a new light.
Not only do they have amazing spices the Spice Lab also now offers Himalayan Salt shot glasses. These glasses are carved from food grade pink Himalayan Salt and are the best way to have your shots.
Serengeti Eyewear has the best glasses for driving and spending days in the sun. They block out harmful UVA and UVB rays while adapting to changing light conditions. After a long day in the sun wearing Serengeti® sunglasses will keep your eyes fresh and ready for a night out.
Guests and Celebrities alike enjoyed live music while WireImage “Empowering Women of the Arts” Celebrity Portrait Gallery presented by Marjorie’s Bazaar, was a “must stop” to support the cause. M.A.C. Cosmetics provided makeup touchups.
The 7th Annual Eco Emmys “Empowering Women” was a great way to end the summer!
Among those who enjoyed this event were feature film director, screenwriter, actor Shane Black (“Iron Man”) RJ Mitte ( EMMY WINNER “Breaking Bad”), Cassie Scerbo (“Sharknado”), Ashley Jones (“The Bold and the Beautiful,” “90210,” “True Blood”), Kristina Anapau (“True Blood”), producer and director Penny Marshall, Sheree Fletcher, Shamicka Lawrence and Daphne Wayans from VH1's "Hollywood Exes", Bethany Joy Lenz (“Dexter” and “One Tree Hill”), Wes Ramsey (“Pretty Little Liars”), Supermodel Janice Dickinson, Octavius J. Johnson (“Ray Donovan”), Dorian Missick (“Southland”), Daniela Bobadilla (“Anger Management”), Omar Dorsey (“Django Unchained”), Zane Stephens (“Vampire Diaries”), Kate Linder (“The Young and the Restless”), Keith Robinson (“Dream Girls”), 4-time EMMY nominee Sharon Lawrence (“Rizzoli & Isles” and "NYPD Blue"), GRAMMY nominated artist and songwriter TANK, three-time GRAMMY Award winner Prinz, and many, many more.
Contact producer Debbie Durkin for sponsorship opportunities at EcoHideaway at Sundance Film Festival January 18-20, 2014 in Park City, Utah and Eco Oscars February 28 & March 1, 2014 in Los Angeles, California.