GBK gift lounge for AMA presenters and nominees held at the new Custom Comfort Mattress location in West Hollywood
By Gabrielle Pantera
HOLLYWOOD, CA (Hollywood Daily Star) 2017/12/1 – The GBK luxury gift lounge celebrated the 2017 American Music Awards with nominees and presenters including Randy Jackson, Bridgette Neilsen, Emma Kenney, Alan Floyd, Joey Lawrence, Khandi Alexander, Marcus Scribner, Sofia Milos, Ta’Rhonda Jones, and Bloena.
Custom Comfort Mattress builds the bed of your dreams. Hand crafted 8′ x 8′, all natural mattress, made in their Southern California factory. Personal fitting to the correct mattress for your body type and sleeping preference. Personalized details include size, embroidery and feel. In-home consultation available to determine the perfect measurements and correct fitting of space. White glove delivery service and installation. $799 to $35,000.
SBP’s main mission is to shrink the time between disaster and recovery. Celebrities donated their time to walk the lounge with fans that bid on the experience through SBPusa.org, All proceeds toward hurricane relief efforts through the Joyce Giraud’s foundation
Hope For Children In Need Foundation builds schools for underprivileged children around the world. Gives direct aid to the hurricane victims of Puerto Rico.
The Kimberly Moore Foundation donated tickets to celebrities for their “Adopt A Letter Celebrity Poker Christmas Tournament”. The Foundation has answered the letters of over 40,000 children in the community writing to Santa asking for help. Helping children who might not have a Christmas.
Route91strong.org is a non-profit created in the aftermath of the Las Vegas shooting. Founded by Lisa Fine and Brian Claypool, both survivors of the Route 91 Harvest Country Music Festival shooting that occurred on Sunday, October 1, 2017. The organization provides financial resources to all families impacted by the shooting and other long term support for families of other tragedies including the Texas church shooting. Route91Strong had its first Benefit Concert November 10, 2017, at Strikes Halftime Bar & Grill in Rocklin California. The venue sold out.
Plus Products, headquartered in Oakland, California, creates hand-crafted, cannabis-infused products. They use only top-shelf, locally sourced cannabis. Their products are healthy, discreet and conveniently packaged. Plus uses a unique, patent-pending process to create their edibles. Comes in sour watermelon sativa-hybrid, blackberry lemon indica, and pineapple coconut flavors.
Body Systems Wellness, an Integrative Medicine Clinic, performed 20-minute IV vitamin sessions that deliver vitamins, minerals, and electrolytes directly into the bloodstream. Energy, hydration and overall sense of vitality.
LMK Art showcased original artwork.
Wear Your Music offers bracelets made from guitar strings. Wear Your Music was also offering to cover a portion of any purchase made towards a Famous Musician Bracelet, featuring strings from such artists as Jack Johnson, Adam Levine, Ben Harper and Bob Weir, where 100% of all proceeds goes to the artist’s charity of choice.
Erik the Artist original art. Talent encouraged to paint on the medium of plexiglass, Erik’s medium of choice. They created two works of artworks that will be combined by Erik to create one masterpiece that will be auctioned for charity. The funds go for hurricane relief.
FHI Heat was gifting their the Stylus Thermal Styling Brush can smooth, add volume, curl or add a flip to your hair. It’s like a brush, but has heat and more. 6 rows of short, sturdy, smooth nylon teeth for tangle-free glide, and tourmaline technology to lock in moisture and leaves hair silky smooth. Use on dry hair. $99.99
BOpulent creates high-end jewelry that work for day or night. Made in California. $200 to $400
B.U.M. Equipment started in the 80’s, making a comeback launching a whole new line of sweatshirts and hats.
Audio Technica is a global company established in 1962. Design, manufacture, marketing and distribution of high-performance microphones, headphones, turntables and other audio related products for home and professional use. They gifted the Audio-Technica ATH-SR5BT Wireless On-Ear with Bluetooth® wireless technology operation and up to 38 hrs of battery life on one charge. For travel or gift giving. $149
3D Cheeze Photo Booth does i3D photos and turns them into great favors like magnets and luggage tags or photos live onsite. If you’re having a party this would be a great addition. The talent got to leave with a keepsake. 3DCheeze gifted a souvenir 3d luggage tag and magnet made instantly on site as well as offering a $600 voucher for their 3D photo booth services. $600
Food and Libations
Good Greek Grill is the authentic Greek gyro stand in Los Angeles serving taco-sized Greek gyros and vegetarian options too. They gifted an Exclusive New Gyro Party. $700
HOPii home brewing device brings the freshest taste if craft bees with a touch of a button. You can also make ciders. $599
Sugar and Spyked is the #1 alcohol infused dessert bar company on the West Coast. They had brownies, cupcakes and cookies to snack on in the suite. $150
Riviera Imports produces, imports and markets spirits, wines and beer brands from around the world has a mixologist on hand mixing drinks for talent to taste Tres Papalote Mezcal. Mezcal grows wild high atop the mountainside in Guerrero, Mexico. It is distilled from the Wild Cupreata agave plant It’s 100% handcrafted by the Maestro Mezcalero, using a family recipe that has been handed down from generation to generation. They also had Kind of Blue Whisky on hand. Prepared in Scotland. Inspired by the legacy of Jazz great Miles Davis, the King of Cool. Value: $60 Drink responsibly.
Moraga Vineyards reserve wine, offered wine to taste of four wines from their Bel Air vineyard. They gifted their Moraga Vineyards white and red wine, as well as a wine and cheese tasting at the vineyard in Bel Air. $250
Intelligent Blends coffee was a welcomed pick-me-up after the tasting extravaganza, and the celebs went home with their own brewer and a variety pack of Mauds Coffee. They gifted Mauds Coffee by Intelligent Blends variety pack, brewer, and gift cards. $75
NICA Travel is the Nicaraguan Concierge Service. They help coordinate and plan your trip to Nicaragua. They also provide service to Cuba, Belize & Panama. NicaTravel gifted talent a “Flavors of Nicaragua Gift Bag” with premium aged rum, fine cigars, and a gift certificate to try Nicaraguan Cuisine in Los Angeles,. $375
Caribbean Living magazine takes readers beyond the beach. Caribbean Living and Palace Resorts gifted an all-inclusive stay in Jamaica at Moon Palace Jamaica. $1,500
Lissa M. Kivisto is an artist, creator and curator gifted original artwork. $500
DJ Adam Gomez, founder of ADM Entertainment, provided tunes. Gomez is an acoustic singer-songwriter, DJ and MC for weddings, parties and special events.
Nanoleaf lit the wall behind Gomez with panels. They used the Rhythm a small sound module that plugs into any Nanoleaf Light Panel to visualize the music with lights.
eSaleRugs provided rugs. They offer over 25,000 rugs in stock in different designs, colors and sizes.
GBK is a luxury lifestyle gifting and special events company specializing in entertainment marketing integration.