July 15h, Beverly Hills--This ESPY Award season, GBK, the veteran Luxury Lifestyle Gifting and special events company honored the 2023 ESPY Award Nominees and Presenters by hosting its' Teqball USA-Pre-ESPY Luxury Lounge. Held on July 11th 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 Sports stars attending as well as influencers and major media outlets.
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 5- night villa stay at the Sailrock Resort in Turks and Caicos. Guests were also treated to a luxurious 5-day African Safari to East Africa presented by Lush Africa Safaris.
The 'Smile Specialists' LA SMILE were present, a cutting-edge dental clinic in the heart of Beverly hills to gift guests with a $5000 Smile makeover! Unique brands that were present at this year's luxury lounge included PNKY "Better Balance has arrived", which showcased the world's first Pinky Stabilizer for Smart phone use. Electronics from GE Lighting, a Savant company, presented a Cync Smart Indoor Camera for added security plus neon smart lights that move with the music. PHASE was also present which showcased its streetwear brand with a dynamic fusion of fashion, artistry, and self-expression.
Very bespoke gifts included Signal Relief, a patented micro-technology, chemical free signal relief patch, which reduces the impact of pain in minutes. Guests also received a gift from Kalmado, an aromasound therapy candle, which helps to calm mental health conditions.
At the center of the lounge was America's favorite new sport- "House of Pickleball- a premiere event planner offering pickle ball parties in the comfort of your own home. Guests received a 90-minute free pickle ball lesson.
Libations were served courtesy of Calabria Family Wines, Quixote Winery and Topo Chico. Guests enjoyed a $1000 VIP gift card from the famous Ike's Love & Sandwiches. 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, all while the guests' enjoyed catering by La Peer Kimpton while enjoying the beats by ADM Entertainment.
Philanthropy lies at the core of GBK Brand Bar's values, and each lounge serves as a platform to raise awareness, foster celebrity partnerships, and give back to the community. Over the past 20+ years, GBK Brand Bar has raised an astonishing $10 million for over 40 causes, solidifying its commitment to making a positive impact. This year they spotlighted the Alexander Graham Bell (AG Bell) Association for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing, along with the Eli A. Wolff Memorial Fund for Disability Justice in Sport.
Another great cause that was supported was 'Best Buddies'- a non-profit dedicated to establishing a global volunteer movement that creates opportunities of inclusive living for individuals with intellectual and development disabilities. Celebrity Guests also had the incredible opportunity to engage in a friendly pickleball match against a pro to raise funds for various such charitable 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 ESPY 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.