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GBK presented the 2017 MTV TV & MOVIE Award Luxury Gift Lounge

If you hadn’t noticed, the MTV Movie Awards have a new look and a new name: The MTV Movie & TV Awards. For the first time ever, the annual broadcast recognized TV series alongside feature films. GBK celebrated the award show with their 2017 MTV luxury gift suite. Nominees, presenters and VIPs arrived at the LUXE Rodeo Drive penthouse for a day of pampering, gifting and giving back.

Celebrities such as  Anthony Anderson, Erica Mena, Bachelorette Winner, Vanessa Grimaldi, JB Smoove, Donovan Carter and Karina Smirnoff were just a few celebs that came to enjoy the day.

As always, Gavin Keilly, founder of GBK, sees to it that celebs have a chance to give back and that charities benefit. The charity this day was Stop Trafficking Project. The Stop Trafficking Project (TSTP) mission is to utilize the four strengths of communication, leadership, team development, and compassion to combat domestic minor sex trafficking.

Brands from around the world came to share their wares with Hollywood and attain great exposure. Celebs enjoyed swag from:

Bachelorette Winner, Vanessa Grimaldi attends the GBK Pre-MTV gifting lounge with gift suite sponsor Grande Cosmetics

Grande Lash MD cosmetics gifted their lash products with formulas and natural ingredients which creates peptide-infused, care-free application cosmetics with long term benefits for a glamorous look.

SportsOne Marketing showcased their user friendly app that “helps a lot of philanthropic tied causes make a lot of money while having a lot of fun at events such as the Super Bowl, ESPYs, Sundance, and more.”

Anthony Anderson checked out the completely transparent kayak canoe by Crystal Kayak, and 13 Reason Why actor Devin Druid picked up a watch at Egard Watches

Gentleman Warfare watches had their affordable yet trendy watches on display.

Thoughtfully “Thoughtfully” is a unique online destination for luxury gift boxes. Gifting Stories gifted a 25% off code as well as a baking set which was ideal for a Mother’s Day gift.

Thoughtfully gift boxes

Thoughtfully gift boxes

American Hat Makers had their fashion forward, extremely unique, hats beautifully displayed.

Zumer Sport gifted their sport themed bags which have actual fabric from soccer balls, basketballs, baseballs, and other sports in their bags, wallets, lunch boxes, and other products.

Son of a Bun Burgers cooked and served delicious burgers and fries for guests and VIP guests were gifted private catering for 15-20 people.

Datebox gifted their assorted date boxes which have creative products inside designed to encourage couples to engage with each other, grow deeper, and build rapport.

Bouquet Bar confections  gifted artistic decadent treats in small bright boxes, appealing to the eye and palate. To activate your senses, you also have to option to add in tea, flowers, candles, and many other pairings. The options are endless, which is a key component to creating the perfect personalized gift box.

Ips Chips gifted various flavors of their chips and popcorn. Some favorites included their BBQ, and white cheddar. The chips have 6g of protein per serving and the popcorn has 5g of protein per serving.

4 Copas Tequila was the life of the party. 4 Copas Tequila walked around with tastings of their organic tequila varieties including blanco, añejo and reposado and made jalapeno cucumber margaritas for guests. Voo Vodka provided guests shots of their 8x times distilled vodka which is very smooth. They also had a LUXE bartender making delicious mixed drinks with Voo Vodka. Voo Vodka is also Kosher certified.

Club trainer of Toluca Lake Tennis and Fitness Club Suzanne Dow gifted a one day pass to see the club and work out.

PongStarz gifted a $100 Pro Table Tennis Lesson taught by an expert!

Boldface gifted their custom backpacks and guitar bags and also offered celebrities the opportunity to make an additional custom bag for guests.


GBK, formerly GBK Productions, is a luxury lifestyle gifting and special events company, specializing in entertainment marketing integration. Formed in 2000 by Gavin Keilly, the company’s Founder and CEO, GBK consists of five divisions: GBK Celebrity Gifting, GBK Special Events, GBK Weddings, GBK Charitable Consulting and GBK Marketing/Public Relations. Widely known in the entertainment industry for bringing that little extra something into the Gifting Lounge environment, GBK offers its clients a full range of marketing services.

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