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EMMY Nominees the big Winners at the GBK Pre-Emmy luxury Lounge, 2018

Decadent and thoughtful gifting lounge with all the guests thoroughly enjoying what was on offer

Los Angeles, September 15th, 2018--The EMMY'S are the gold standard for the best talent in TV industry. In this most awaited award seasons of the year, the best and most glamorous comes out to celebrate and recognize the best in the industry. EMMY Luxury gifting lounges have long been an exciting part of the festivities and GBK media marketing brand has been a pioneer in the celebrity gifting experiences. This year the premiere Media company set out to treat the stars to an array of exciting and cutting edge brands and products.

Held at the famed L'Ermitage Hotel in Beverly Hills, some of the nominees that attended were Anthony Anderson-Blackish, nominee Titus Burgess- Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt, nominee Chris Scott- So You Think You Can Dance, Lifetime Achievement Emmy winner- Marty Kroft, Regina King-Seven Seconds, Adina Porter-American Horror Story, Kelly Jenette-Handmaids Tale, Miles Tagtmeyer-Broken. GBK also welcomed Mimi Kennedy- Mom, Jamie Brewer-American Horror Story, Tyler Henry-E! Hollywood Medium, James Tupper- Big Little Lies, and Rex Lee-Young and Hungry.

The title sponsor for this years luxury lounge was Pilot pen, showcasing the number one selling pen in the US, the G2 Gel Ink pen for the smoothest, long lasting writing and the Vanishing point pen the world's first retractable fountain pen with an 18- karat gold nib.

So what goodies did the nominees get to enjoy this year? Well, travel was defiantly a theme this year with several incredible travel brands offering their products and services.

Burke Williams Spa gifted a 3-day pass to their luxurious spa with luxurious extras like custom blends and massage.

This year saw some beautiful brands present showcasing the latest in fashion and beauty. Popfever gifted a $15,000 eCommerce package, Studio Ahn gave red carpet make-up services. Saje Natural Wellness gifted wellness kits while Wen Hair and Body care donated a years supply of products and dry styled the guests.

Some of the other unique brands present were Blended Designs who gifted their unique character backpacks, Razor which gave out scooters and heel wheels and Nelsons Pampered Tails which offered on-sight grooming services.

Other great brands that were present were BOPULENT, presenting Hand made customized fine jewelry from California; Also present was Zenni, the eyewear brand for everyone, offering thousands of fashionable styles at the most affordable prices anywhere. Zenni was pleased to provide Optical frames with blue blocker eye protection and sunglasses.

Ezequiels healing tools were present and were showcasing a very unique gift indeed- a beautiful handmade positive energy healing orgonite pyramids. Perfect for meditation or healing, all guests could take one home with them.

Travel resorts and stays are always a big hit with any luxury lounge and tis year was no different. Caribbean living, a luxury travel magazine that takes the visitors beyond the beach. Guests were awarded an all-inclusive trip to one of three gorgeous resorts in the Caribbean. Sailrock resort located in the island of Turks and Caicos is an exquisite resort providing visitors with both tranquility as well as adventure. Swanky Retreats also gave an all inclusive 3 night stay at any of the 7 AMResorts. This event had a unique experience it was showcasing, the famed "La Corte dell'Astore" resort in Italy. At this resort, you can live in a dreamlike period, when simplicity was the real richness, the stone was an element of worth and tradition was a legend. Guests were treated to a 3-night stay in one of their luxury suites, a paragliding flight with bald eagles, a sailing boat trip complete with luxurious dinner.

All those who attended the lounge enjoyed savory treats and refreshing libations. Guests enjoyed sandwiches from the famous "Ike's Place" as well as a $1000 Gift Card, and catering by Rib Line's Award Winning chef Brian Appiano.

They enjoyed the finest wines courtesy of Buoncristiani Winery from the Wine country. Roar Organics gifted their organic electrolyte drinks.

It was not all glamour as the 2018 gifting suite has aligned itself this year with a few important humanitarian causes. Several charities were involved in this years luxury lounge to bring more awareness for important social causes. These included Animal Wellness Foundation is a non-animal rescue based in Los Angeles by combining top-notch medical care with compassionate animal rescue.

Stray Cat Alliance, an organization dedicated to the protection and raising awareness of stray cats in Los angeles and Educating young minds- raising awareness and providing education and opportunity to under-previlleged children in LA's more underserved neighbourhoods.

To conclude, it was a decadent and thoughtful gifting lounge with all the guests thoroughly enjoying what was on offer.

GBK is a luxury lifestyle gifting and special events company, formed in 2000 by Gavin Kelly. 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 GBK, please go to We look forward to bringing to you the next GBK event that is not too far off

The GBK Pre- EMMY Luxury lounge was a grand success enjoyed by all and we look forward to its upcoming events in 2018.


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