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The Takeaway Swag Bag from The Secret Room’s 2016 Golden Globe’s Gift Lounge

The Secret Room didn’t allow celebs to leave without a huge LL Bean Golden Globe Swag Bag chock full of fabulous goodies! Celebs were able to revel in goodies from the following brands… Beach Lunch Lounge gifted plaid shirts from there’s very cool collection of casual wear. Ruby dream blue and Leigh blue-red. Vitality On […]

Secret Room Events Honored Nominees At The 2014 Golden Globes Style Lounge

Secret Room Events honored the nominees and presenters with this year’s Secret Room Style Lounge for the 2014 Golden Globe Awards. This year, PETA was featured as their charity of choice, which was held at the SLS Hotel in Beverly Hills.

GBK Host 2013 American Music Awards Luxury Gifting Lounge

GBK hosted a luxury lifestyle gifting suite in honor of the 2013 American Music Awards nominees held at L’Ermitage in Beverly Hills, CA.  The lounge followed by a celebrity poker tournament featured entertaining music from DJ Shy.  The GBK event helped raise money for the Model Citizen Fund whose mission is to aid homeless and […]

Red Carpet Events LA Celebrated the 14th Annual Teen Choice Awards with Celebrity Gift Suite

Red Carpet Events LA presented a glamorous gifting suite for the nominees and presenters, celebs and VIP’s in honor of the 14th Annual Teen Choice Awards just days before the event. Brands and businesses had the opportunity to meet and present their goods to influential celebrities, and, as the swagging and pampering took place, it provided a platform to support great […]

The George Lopez Fifth Annual Celebrity Golf Classic featured the official GBK Gifting Lounge for His Guests

Every year, George Lopez and his celebrity friends take to the links and raise money for his charity, The Lopez Foundation, and this year was the Fifth Annual George Lopez Celebrity Golf Classic and the 2012 Mercedes-Benz Dealer Championships , which took place on Monday, May 7th, at the Lakeside Country Club in Burbank. And […]

The Secret Room Presented the 2012 Academy Awards Style Lounge benefiting The Humane Society of America

In honor of the 84th Annual Academy Awards, Secret Room Events produced their 2012 Academy Awards Style Lounge, held at the L’Ermitage Hotel in Beverly Hills on the beautiful rooftop, where celebrities, VIPs and media indulged in products ranging the latest skin care technology and products, clothing,  jewelry and more while enjoying the beautiful view of […]

WOW! Creations Lifestyle Oscar Gifting Suite in Honor of the 2012 Oscars

LA’s The Place attended the annual WOW! Creations Lifestyle OSCAR Gifting Suite, which took place on the rooftop of the L’Ermatage Hotel in Beverly Hills, leading up to the Academy Awards. Watch the video above to see all the vendors who presented their brands and products to Hollywood!

Distinctive Assets & LASIO Professional Care Host Official 54th Grammy Awards Gift Lounge

“Distinctive Assets Official Backstage Grammy Gifting Lounge“ Create a free slideshow with Picnik! > LA-based Distinctive Assets, the original entertainment marketing company which began the phenomenon of celebrity gifting and swag gift suites over a decade ago, once again presented the official backstage gifting lounge and gift bags for the 54th Annual GRAMMY Awards®. Always […]

Red Carpet Events LA Produces Gifting Lounge for Grammy Nominees, Presenters and VIPs

In anticipation of the 54th Annual Grammy Awards, various celebrities including nominees, actors, singers, musicians, director and writers attended the Red Carpet Events LA Style Lounge, which took place at the SLS Hotel in Beverly Hills on Feb. 8th, 2012.

The Artisan Group Showcases Speciality Items at the GBK’s Golden Globe Awards Gifting Lounge

LA’s The Place recently discovered The Artisan Group, a community of talented artisans who have turned their passions into businesses that represent their hearts and souls. Their handcrafted products were in the gift bag for the 69th Annual Golden Globes and stars loved the fanciful jewelry, items for home and bath, scents from around the […]

The Artisan Group’s Paper and Stationary Designers in the Golden Globes Gift Bags

Whether you need stationary, paper goods, wearable art or handcrafted notebooks with paper from around the world, The Artisan Group has it all. These designers has their items in the GBK Golden Globe gifting lounge. The Bees Kneez Valerie Guerrero founded The Artisan Group in early 2011 as a means for many different artisans to […]

Golden Globe Gift Lounge Bath and Body Items from The Artisan Group

Some of the lovely items in the GBK gift bag for the Golden Globe Awards included from The Artistan Group included bath and body products from these artists: Piccolo Paradiso Rosalba Berardi is the founder and creative inspiration behind Piccolo Paradiso a line of artisan luxury soap. Rosalba lives Chicago, with her husband and twins. […]

WOW! Creations Gift Bags at 4th Annual Celebrity Shootout, Sundance Film Fest by The Kings of Swag

This was the sixth year in a row that we attended the Sundance Film Festival which started with us checking into our room at the Waldorf Astoria in the Canyons a short complimentary shuttle ride into Main Street and Park City where all that is Sundance takes place. We come to Sundance every year to […]

The Red Carpet 2011 MTV Movie Awards Gifting Suite Is The Best Kept ‘Secret Room’

Secret Room Events, Roger Dubuis, and Garth Fisher MD/Biomed Spa of Beverly Hills, hosted the 2011 Red Carpet Style Lounge in Honor of the 2011 MTV Movie Awards, at the SLS Hotel in the Sulphate Hotel Ballroom, on June 3rd. The ballroom was filled with goodies and gadgets for the celeb clientele, and was buzzing […]

Songwriter Jamie Jo Harris Lounged at the London Hotel for “The Suite Side of the 2010 Grammys”

On Jan 28-30 the classy, white couches of Suite 511 in The London Hotel in West Hollywood cushioned some of Hollywood’s most luminous stars and designers. One wall showcased a collection of Maggie Coulombe’s sleek, cool fashion line, and in the opposite corner, Michael Marcus cosmetics were on display in all their brilliant colors. As […]

On 3 Productions H&M Artist Gift Lounge a Hit at Jingle Ball 2009

Whether naughty or nice, some of today’s hottest celebrities were treated to incredible gifts at the official H&M Artist Gift Lounge, produced by On 3 Productions. Held backstage on December 11th at the historic Madison Square Garden in New York City, the H&M Artist Gift Lounge was part of the celebration for Z100’s Jingle Ball […]

Naughty or Nice, 25 Top Celebs Receive Christmas in Hollywood Gift Bag from Distinctive Assets

Each year, Distinctive Assets gifts 25 top celebrities, whether they are naughty or nice, with a special holiday gift box filled with the best Santa has to offer.  As one of the world’s most visible athletes, Tiger Woods has been on their recipient list for quite some time (and many times in the past). They […]

GBK Records a Hit Performance with its AMA Music Lounge

Distinctive Assets Gift Suite Honors 11th Annual “A Home for the Holidays”

Distinctive Assets was backstage once again with their amazing gifting suite in support of the 11th Annual “A Home for the Holidays”. The special,  produced by Steven Spielberg and Henry Winkler, continues to tell heart-touching stories about foster care adoption, to help raise awareness for this important social issue. The Distinctive Assets gift lounge  was also about raising awareness […]

GBK’s Luxury Bazaar for the Senses Honors Emmy Attendees

Always a favorite with the stars, GBK Productions, the luxury lifestyle gift lounge and special events company, honored the 2009 Emmy Award Nominees and Presenters with their Annual GBK Emmy Gift Lounge. GBK presented A Luxury Bazaar for the Senses, held at a gorgeous, private estate in Beverly Hills, and, as always, gave back to charity […]

WOW! Creations Emmy Gift Lounge Attracts the Hottest of Celebs

From the preparation of rehearsal to fittings to interviews in the week leading up to the Emmys is demanding and stressful, but many of Hollywood’s hottest TV stars made visiting the WOW! Creations Emmy Gift Lounge a top priority despite their hectic scheduling.  Emmy-nominated stars, reality stars, VIP’s and hipsters from many of the nominated […]

Distinctive Asset’s 8th Annual “Everybody Wins at the Emmys®” Nominee Gift Bags Celebrate the Non-Winners!

Fall 2009 brings the beginning of the big award shows and this year’s Emmy nominees are as talented and fabulous as ever! While it’s always an honor just to be nominated, it’s only natural that not taking home the big prize on September 20th feels bittersweet. But the biggest stars will surely not be disappointed […]

On 3 Productions Backstage Official Presenter Gift Lounge wowed the Daytime Emmy Awards Stars Again

Some of the most exciting action at the 36th Annual Daytime Entertainment Emmy Awards happened away from the cameras, as On 3 Productions produced the Official Presenter Gift Lounge. The gifting pleasure happened backstage at the historic Orpheum Theatre in Los Angeles, August 28 through August 30, 2009 throughout rehearsals and as CW Television Network […]

Distinctive Assets Delivers A-list Doggie Gift Bags

Celebrity pooches get spoiled today in Hollywood! As the dog days of Summer fade into Fall, Distinctive Assets will be delivering special gift bags to twenty-five of their favorite pet-loving stars.  Every dog indeed has its day … especially in a town where diamond-adorned canines are nearly as famous as their celebrity owners! On August […]

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We will be bringing you an entire section of the magazine devoted to helping you find new and innovative products for all aspects of your life where you will be able to click on the category of your interest to see a display of great products, then click on the product to find out more, […]

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