Attendees included Viola Davis, Nika King, Adina Porter, Anna Sophia Robb, Son Lux, Anne Alvergue, Sara Dosa, Ruben Ostlund, Christian Minkler
March 13th, Beverly Hills-This OSCAR Award season, GBK, the veteran Luxury Lifestyle Gifting and special events company honored the 2023 Oscar Award Nominees and Presenters by hosting its' Annual Pre-Oscars Celebrity Luxury Lounge. Held on the 10th and 11th March at gorgeous Kimpton La Peer Hotel nestled in West Hollywood, appropriately so, this year the guests were treated to a lavish array of gifts and services.
The luxury event this year saw some of the most celebrated Hollywood stars attending including Viola Davis, Nika King, Adina porter, Anna Sophia Robb, Son Lux, Anne Alvergue, Sara Dosa, Ruben Ostlund, Christian Minkler and many more.
Award season gift events are rarely complete without an exotic vacation resort getaway for the guests. This year was no different and the GBK event saw exotic Resort stays on offer. Guests were excited to receive a complimentary villa stay at the Sailrock Resort in Turks and Caicos. Guests were also treated to a 5-day African Safari to East Africa presented by Lush Africa Safaris. And to top it off, they also were gifted with an indulgent vacation at the Rosewood Baha Mar resort in Beautiful Bahamas.
Unique brands that were present at this year's luxury lounge included Joe Pesci's Sunglass brand BADAZZ GLAZZ, Electronics from GE Lighting, a Savant company, Custom made haircare from MY AVANA Hair, a Bird feeder cam from Netvue, Custom Higher Calling Bracelets, a gold & agate pendant from The Almighty Pineapple, a collection of gifts from The Artisan Group, Fine Jewelry from Stephen Silver Fine Jewelry, a sports apparel collection from Rear Ended "Frame the Booty, a body sculpting session from NU Esthetics and a beautiful Flower arrangement from Helms Flowers.
This year though, the most exquisite gifts came from the Homegood & personal care section and the gifts included Personal care items from Remington®, a Massage headset from RENPHO USA, an Air Fryer from POWER XL, an entire cook wear set from Emeril Lagasse and the best personal massage chair on the market from Kahuna massage chairs. Very bespoke gifts included a customer made sculpture from artist Jeff Nishinaka Paper Sculptures, Kalmado aromasound therapy candles, a Bodywork session from Krame and personalized smart business cards from V1CE.
Libations were served courtesy of Lorenzi Estate Vineyards, 21 Rebellion, CORE Foods, Hibachi House LA, Debate wine, AXR Napa Valley, SOULTOX and Schwank grills. Guests enjoyed a $1000 gift card from the famous Ike's Love & Sandwiches and got to take home an exquisite Caviar set from the California Caviar Company. Everyone enjoyed El Christiano's delicious and additive-free Tequila and got to take home an exclusive blend of their world famous Tequila. Never to disappoint, Cardinal de Four Amagnac wowed the guests with their exclusive brand of Amagnac all while the guests' enjoyed beats by ADM Entertainment DJ and MC service.
GBK Brand Bar has been giving to charities since 2002 and has given away more than $10 million in products and services. This year was no different. Philanthropy is important to GBK Brand Bar aa each event they partner with a variety of charites to help raise awareness, create celebrity partnerships, and give back to the community. This year was no exception with the inclusion of Childhelp, Educating Young Minds, and Rastegar Family Foundation on- site. GBK was also able to raise over $60,000 for these causes.
To conclude, it was a decadent and thoughtful luxury lounge with all the guests thoroughly enjoying what was on offer. Congratulations again to all the nominees and presenters of the 2023 Oscar awards.
GBK Brand Bar is the world's premiere Celebrity Gifting lounge that is dedicated to providing high quality, tailor-made service to its individual clients. GBK Brand Bar is known for integrating the Entertainment, Luxury Consumer Products and Non-Profit industries to create unique and memorable high-profile experiences that maximize its clients' brand-building efforts. GBK Brand Bar's CEO Gavin Keilly is a well-established name in Luxury Celebrity Lounges with over 20 years' experience as an industry leader. His lounges are legendary in Hollywood (and beyond) for having not only the best gifts, but always attracts the hottest celebs who continue to come back year after year