GBK Pre-Oscar Awards Celebrity Luxury Gifting Suite – Kicking Off Oscar Weekend in Style

The 87th Academy Awards means not only a celebration of the biggest movies of the year, but a week of celebrations leading up to the big night. Always a highlight of the week is the GBK Pre-Oscar Awards Celebrity Luxury Gifting Suite, which was held this year on February 20th and 21st at L'Ermitage in Beverly Hills.

Heather Marianna was gifting her latest handcrafted skin care products she creates in her Beauty Kitchen. In addition to creating amazing products, Heather uses her beauty kitchen to demonstrate to everyone how to create their very own beauty products right inside of their kitchen. For more information visit Heather Marianna.

Beauty Kitchen with Melia Kreiling

The charity participant for the GBK lounge was Each Mind Matters: California’s Mental Health Movement. Each Mind Matters works with a number of organizations to help advance mental health. While promoting the programs that they work with, Each Mind Matters was also teaming up with their sponsor, hope & grace initiative, who is donating 1% of their sales to Each Mind Matters. Guests were gifted moisturizer from the hope & grace line of skin care products. For more information visit: Each Mind Matters and hope & grace.

Hope & Grace

Instead of using one vineyard, Fancy Pants wine works with many vineyards, allowing them to always find the best grapes to create their wide ranging line of wines. For more information visit: Fancy Pants Wines.

Fancy Pants Wine

Shatra Designs was gifting her beautiful bracelets as well as showing off the individually designed necklaces that were created for each female best actor nominee. Shatra designs jewelry to create an expression of who you are. Shatra creates unique pieces for both men and women. For more information visit Shatra.

Any celebrity who has a pet wants them to be as stylish as their owner just needs to visit Support Ur Pet, who works with amazing pet products. Support Ur Pet not only creates unique and beautiful products for your pet, but they will make you the envy of all pet owners with their assortment of products that will leave your friends asking, “where did you get that?” For more information visit Support Ur Pet.

Support Ur Pet

Hazel & Harmony was gifting their meaningful and beautiful bracelets that all come with a specific gemstone that goes with the thought behind the bracelet and they have an attached hashtag for you to share your inspiration. For more information visit: Hazel & Harmony

Band for Arms creates handmade bracelets out of donated military uniforms and then take a portion of the proceeds from sales to support a number of non-profit military inspired organizations. For more information visit: Band for Arms.

Bands for Arms

Jonathan Hair Care was gifting an assortment of their hair products. Jonathan offers products such as AWAKE COLOR™ Root Touch Up, perfect when you can’t go get your hair colored but need a quick fix. You can also find a dry shampoo, finish control and a number of other great and unique hair care products. For more information visit: Jonathan Hair Care

Jonathon Hair Care

For those who want to get in a little better shape before they hit the red carpet, celebrity trainer Lalo Fuentes was gifting three personal training sessions along with his workout DVD collection so you can feel the burn of his Freeze workout in your own home. For more information visit: Lalo Fuentes.

Trainer Lalo Fuentes

basicare was introducing their wide ranging beauty kits that have been popular overseas and are now making their way into the United States. For more information visit: basicare

It is award season, so fittingly the highly acclaimed and awarded chocolate from John Kelly Chocolates was being gifted. John Kelly Chocolates began with their amazing and unique truffle fudge chocolates and they took off from their. A box of these will put a smile on any chocolate connoisseur’s face. For more information visit: John Kelly.

John Kelly Chocolates

The GBK lounge always offers a great vacation and to celebrate the Oscars, Alila Hotel and Resorts was gifting a vacation stay at one of their properties that include locations in; India and Bali. For more information visit: Alila.

Alila Hotel and Resorts

Blaze Clothiers – USA was showcasing their lifestyle brand of clothing for both men and women. Guests were gifted premium t-shirts and sunglasses from Blaze. For more information visit: Blaze Clothiers.

Blaze Clothiers

Haala Denim has created a line of jeans for men that are created right in the heart of Los Angeles. Currently working on a kickstarter program to help promote the jeans, Haala also has a line in the works for women. For more information visit: Haala.

Haala Denim

For those guests who might need a little help to make their life more fulfilling of to get the most of out it, Jim Hjort, LCSW was gifting his book and offering his Right Life Coach experience. For more information visit: Jim Hjort.

Jim Hjort, LCSW

If you are looking for a way to memorialize someone, Still With You has created heart-warming statues that can be individually designed in a way that when you see them they will allow you to connect with the person who has passed from your life. For more information visit: Still With You.

L.A. Star Greens are bringing their Perfect 10 Superfood from Europe to the United States to help provide you with a quick and natural energy boost. Made with 10 superfoods from throughout the world, this amazing combination of ingredients will keep you healthy and help get you through the day. For more information visit: L.A. Star Greens.

L.A. Star Greens

Wonderwoof was gifting their dog activity tracker that will take you and your dog into the world of doggie social networking. You can keep track of the activity of your dog, compare them with other dogs and even make a doggie date. For more information visit: Wonderwoof.


Champagne generally gets it great flavor from the 17 months of aging that typically goes into a bottle. Well Le Medallion Champagne decided to go a little further, they age their champagne for 30 months and you can taste the difference. For more information visit: Le Medallion Champagne

Le Medallion Champagne

This year the presenting sponsor for the lounge was This is a great app to help stop bullying and violence, as the app allows the user to quickly activate the app which will then record the surrounding activity. It also allows you to alert up to five people as well as providing a 911 one button once activated. For more information visit: STOP-ATTACK.

Stop Attack

Celebvidy offers fans of celebrities a chance to get a personalized video from participating celebrities. This is a great gift and a number of celebrities donate a portion of the proceeds to various charities. For more information visit: Celebvidy.

Jamie Elizabeth Sands, D.D.S. was gifting out an assortment of gifts to make sure every celebrity looked their best when showing off their pearly whites. Jamie gifted a $1,000 certificate good towards porcelain veneers and/or visalign along with a custom home tooth whitening kit and a free consultation. For more information visit Jamie Sands, D.D.S.

Dr. Jamie Sands - Cosmetic Dentist

MY M&M’S was gifting a tin of Oscar themed personalized M&M’S, showcasing the technology they use that allows you to not only write messages on the shell of these sweet candies, but  now you can actually put images on them as well. For more information visit: MY M&M’S.


The entertainment on the patio of the beautiful L’Ermitage came from DJ GoodBoy.

DermaSet 3D Anti-Aging Renewal Treatment was gifting their new and improved version of their all-in-one product that eliminates the needs for multiple products. For more information visit: DermaSet 3D

DermaSet 3D


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

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