Events, Red Carpet
Apr 16, 2013


Photos Courtesy of GBK

Luxury lifestyle gift lounge and special events company, GBK, honored the 2013 MTV Movie Awards nominees and presenters at their Annual Gift Lounge at the W Hollywood Hotel this weekend. Besides offering fabulous swag, the event had a huge charitable aspect to it as well.

The Sugar Ray Leonard Foundation, The Lopez Foundation, My Life My Power, Steps4Paws, Lambda Legal and GUARDaHEART Foundation were all there to represent their causes.

Jason Ritter presented a check with Aviir for $100,000 to the GUARDaHEART Foundation in honor of his father, John Ritter who passed away from heart disease. Some of the celebrities in attendance were: Quvenzhané Wallis (Beast of the Southern Wild), Chuy Bravo (SplashChelsea Lately); George Lopez; Ray Liotta, Andy Dick (Dancing with the Stars); Esther Dean, Alexis Knapp and Hana Mae Lee (Pitch Perfect); Tamra Barney (The Real Housewives of OC); Mike the Situation; JWOWW; Jared Gilman (Moorise Kingdom) and many more.

Guests were gifted delicious food and wine from Viva Diva Wines, Sabra Dipping Company, Skys Gourmet Tacos, and Cookie Connection. KuKuRuZa Gourmet Popcorn set up a popcorn bar where we tasted the black raspberry with vanilla cream flavor and it was to die for!

Other gifts offered were jewelry from Jade and Jasper and Infinite Jewelry Designs; The Headware®, gifting scarves; BigTruck Brand, Inc, gifting custom hats; Respect Your Universe, gifting hoodies and jackets;, gifting crystal bling tees, tanks, bags and shoe soles; Designer Skin, gifting sunless tanning lotions; Keratin Complex, gifting hair products; BARBAR Hair Tools, gifting blow dryers and flat irons and imPress Press on Manicure by Broadway Nails gifted their products and provided manicures at the event.

Other gifts included: Jada Toys, Inc.; 2K; Sol Republic, Inc.; SKLZ; Yes! Beat Liver Tumors; Empress Essentials, gifting hand poured, pure soy candles and Caribbean Living, gifting all-inclusive vacations to Puerto Vallarta and Cancun. One of the biggest highlights of the lounge was the Sparkling Hill Resort, a European-inspired wellness resort decorated in Swarovski crystals.

Guests were gifted a gift certificate for a 5-night stay at the resort, located in British Columbia. As usual, GBK hosted a fabulous lounge and guests walked away with some fantastic gifts!

Charity Contact Info:

For more information, please visit Guard A Heart

For more information, please visit  My Life My Power
For more information, please visit Steps4Paws 
For more information, please visit Lopez Foundation
For more information, please visit  Lambda Legal
For more information, please visit YES! Beat Liver Tumors

For more information, please visit The Sugar Ray Leonard Foundation