Beverly Hills News
Celebrity Connected Hosts Lavish BET Event
By Nedda Alishahi
Jul 3, 2013 - 10:53:55 PM

The event included a variety of different companies and charities. Photo credit: Nedda Alishahi

BEVERLY HILLS—Celebrity Connected, a company which hosts gifting events for a number of awards shows, put together an event at the SLS Hotel in Beverly Hills on Saturday, June 29. The event featured about 20 companies, each one with new products to feature to the guests. With over 100 celebrities in attendance, the companies involved were busy showing off their products and giving away complimentary gift bags with samples of their merchandise inside.


Celebrity Connected, the event which hosted the party, chose the SLS Hotel in Beverly Hills for their venue. The ballroom where the event took place featured all of the companies lined up against the walls, each one with their own unique presentation. Celebrity Connected managed to provide a variety of different merchants ranging from energy drink companies to clothing and jewelry. In addition to products and merchandise, the event also featured several charities including “Hope Kids.”
One representative explains her products to a guest. Photo credit: Nedda Alishahi


The celebrity guests were announced after entering the ballroom and were shown in an organized manner to not create a clutter of people at one table. With no paparazzi, a relaxing and comfortable environment was created for the gifting event. Individuals went from table to table where representatives for each company were ready to discuss their products and hand out free gift bags.


The gifting event, which was in honor of the BET Awards that took place on Sunday, June 30, hosted many celebrities including star of “Hercules” and “Soul Surfer” Kevin Sorbo as well as Oakland Raiders’ Lamarr Houston.


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