GBK Pilot Pen Gift Lounge for 2016 Emmy Nominees

Maisie Williams  from Game of Thrones at the Pilot Pen booth

Maisie Williams from Game of Thrones at the Pilot Pen booth

Celebrity event presents luxury gifts to nominees and presenters

By Gabrielle Pantera

HOLLYWOOD, CA (Hollywood Daily Star) 2016/9/27 – Pilot Pen took the lead at this Hollywood event celebrating Emmy nominees. Pilot presented their G2 pens, favored by Shonda Rhimes when writing scripts. Pilot Pens G2 pens come in many colors, have long-lasting smooth gel ink.

Rhimes and Pilot are presenting the Pilot G2 Overachiever’s Grant with $50,000 to be awarded to the individual who goes above and beyond to improve the lives of those around him or her. The winner will get to meet Shonda Rhimes in Los Angeles. Deadline to nominate an overachiever is October 31st. To do so write a handwritten 1,000 word essay as to why you or someone you know is making a significant difference in the world.

img_3966The selected charity at the event was American Friends of Magen David Adom (AFMDA), fundraising for Israel’s national emergency medical response agency and Red Cross affiliate. MDA is Israel’s largest volunteer NGO and specializes in mass-casualty response.

Il Palato Italianoimg_3985 is an international club committed to raising awareness of Italian culinary arts through cultural activities and selected products.

7 Charming Sisters is trendy fashion jewelry for personality and style. Each of the seven sisters has a different personality type: Kimberly is the Girl Next Door, Jennifer is the Fashionista, Donalda is the Social Butterfly, Apula is the Classy Chick, Jessica is the Sexy Nerd, Melissa is the Super Mom and Kimmie is the Life of the Party.

AdamsLiveMusic with singer-songwriter Adam Gomez performs live for special events and spins music that can be relaxing, pop or whatever your taste in music is.


Allocacoc: Portable bluetooth speaker

Allocacoc audio products innovative AudioCube is a portable Blue-tooth speaker for home and on the go. The PowerCube saves space and can charge your USB devices too. A travel version enables changing out the wall plug for the country you are visiting.

Bedford Dental Group with Beverly Hills dentist Dr. Naysan is a multi-specialty practice for the smiles of patients, from A-list celebrities to locals. New, state-of-the art facilities, combined with his extensive experience and knowledge of dentistry.

img_3950Beauty Kitchen by Heather Marianna provides all natural and organic skin polish and hand-sliced soap bar products. A favorite scent is Cashmere Glow, that smells soft and luxurious.

Belmond La Samanna St. Martin hotel is located on St. Martin’s most exclusive white sand and turquoise Baie Longue Beach. Lapped by the Caribbean Sea, Belmond La Samanna is an ultimate luxury resort. Three nights in a stunning Ocean View Suite with daily breakfast for two.

Bread Basket Cake Coimg_3954. makes an 8-inch, star quality costume cake. They offered chocolate chocolate truffles for eating at the event.

Burke Williams Spa makes the exclusive skin care line H2V, Shankara essential oils used in the new Ayurvedic body treatments. Gifted spa passes to their new Hollywood spa that just opened.

Busté  is a patent-pending bra for amazing lift with no underwire. Organic, non-toxic materials.  Available winter 2016. Gifted narrow bracelets with different phrases.

img_3945Canada Bliss Hat Company showed off their luxury handmade hats. Made in Canada of the finest materials.  The pompom on the top of the hat is the style for winter hats.

For the Love of Baths makes handcrafted pure soybean wax and botanical oils candles. Uses wood wicks that are FSC certified using safe and  sustainable forestry practices. Gifted bubble bath blocks.

Gift Wrap My Face lets you create original custom wrapping paper with your face, your family’s faces or your pets. Based is a Miami.

img_3941GuiltySoles provides fashionable footwear at reasonable prices. Showcased their dressy high healed shoes to wear for the up coming Emmys.

Hastens Los Angeles gifted a three-night stay at the Nordic Light Hotel in Stockholm Sweden. Amenities include all natural beds and a pair of down boots.

Heitz Wine Cellars Martha’s Vineyard makes Napa Valley’s first vineyard-designated Cabernet Sauvignon. The 50th Anniversary of the quintessential Cabernet.

Ike’s Place award-winning sandwiches include options for vegetarians, vegans, and gluten-free diets. Gifted sandwiches, t-shirts and tanks.

LA’s Dog Trainer specialized dog training programs include the Precision Timing and Clicker Workshop. Better communication with your pet for a better life for both of you.

Maison Louis Latour wine served both red and white French Burgundy at the event.

MAVEA makes water-filter pitchers, water-filter carafes and water filter bottles. MicroDisc Filtration System features an interchangeable water filter smaller than a drink coaster. Can make 50% more filtered water than other leading brands.

Swimline and Solstice Watersports inflatable lounges and novelty floats are fun and practical for use in the water.

The Artisan Groupimg_4027 is a massive collective of artists making handcrafted jewelry and accessories, spa and bath products, candles, cosmetics, clutches, pet accessories, stationary, and other handmade gifts.

Artisan members include Zoe Natural Creations Sore Muscle flax seed pillow can be used hot or cold, filled with flax seed, lavender, tea tree, eucalyptus and orange essential oils. Cheri Taliaferro Jewelry makes its Tasman Bracelet with faceted Czech glass and sterling silver, adjustable and waterproof. Sunshine Jewels makes Studio V Original earrings in silver with teal beads. Diamonds & Coal has a handmade crescent moonstone necklace in stainless steel. Boy Cherie Jewelry makes luxurious dangle, long pearl earrings. Bead Indulgences handmade wearable art includes turquoise front-and-back earrings made with stealing silver. Helena G handmade knitted accessories include a bracelet with Italian yarn knit, Czech glass beads and Swarovski crystal on top. liv&b makes a prosperity earring with triangle tipped down, symbolizes wealth good heath and optimism. Alyce n Maille handcrafted Aquilone necklace is made with stainless steel, antique pewter and copper-lined glass beads. Starletta makes a Sky Blue Druzy Quartz 14 Kt gold-filled necklace that’s delicate yet sparkles. bdk signature makes a heart necklace that changes tone depending on how the light hits it. Beadsme handmade necklaces feature teal beads and silver, made in Australia. Beezkneez note cards are for those occasions when a hand-written note is best. Serene Body Essentials natural skin care company makes bars of beer soap. Knots and Sparklez angel wing earrings are colorful and hand-knotted. Creations by Kristel jewelry features natural gemstones, crystals, brass, sterling silver and gold-fill metals. She gifted a blue agate and freshwater pearl bar on 14k gold filled necklace

Viva Youth provided Viva Youth’s Helichrysum Italicum Essential Oil and a $1,000 gift certificate towards any plastic surgery procedure. They want to help those who need reconstructive surgery yet can’t afford it.

Voo Vodka is a premiere spirit distilled in Michigan.

Williams Selyem is an award-winning Pinot Noir. Producing wines since 1981, they gifted their 2013 Williams Selyem Russian River Valley Pinot Noir.

Wrapped in a Cloud in Beverly Hills specializes in custom plush robes and blankets for adults and children. Warm blankets, robes, travel items and toys are so soft.

Zoan Ash showcased luxury gowns and red carpet looks from Bangladesh.

GBK held their pre-Emmy Lounge September 16th and 17th, 2016, on the roof at the Viceroy L’Ermitage Beverly Hills, California.

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