A little bit about us

GBK Productions is a Marketing, Public Relations, Fundraising and Special Events company dedicated to providing high quality, tailor-made service to its individual clients. GBK is known for integrating the Entertainment, Luxury Consumer Products and Non-Profit industries to create unique and memorable high-profile experiences that maximize our clients building efforts.

Formed in 2000 by Gavin Keilly, the company Founder and CEO, GBK consists of five divisions: GBK Celebrity Gifting, GBK Event Production, GBK Weddings, GBK Charitable Consulting and GBK Marketing/Public Relations. Though separate, each entity is interconnected allowing clients/brands a full range of marketing services and benefits.

Gavin Keilly, CEO

Gavin Keilly is the founder of GBK Productions, and parent companies GBK Weddings and GBK Public Relations. Gavin, a Southern California native, organizes special events for the entertainment industry, the non-profit sector and is renowned for his celebrity gift suites.

The ultimate specialist, Gavin and his superlative skills are vital to ensure the success of an event. Personally involved in each function, he utilizes a holistic method to discern and design each unique client vision. Stunning and imaginative affairs are his forte with the added value of savvy vendor negotiating with caterers, sound engineers, venue reps, rental companies and printers.

Past clients include: ABC Studios, City of Hope, Elton John AIDS Foundation, EXTRA TV, Global Peace Initiative at the United Nations, Hollywood Jazz Festival, Jurlique Spa, MTV Studios, Paramount Pictures, So the World May Hear, Showtime, Sharon Osbourne Colon Cancer Foundation, Steve Harvey Show, Tribute to Jerry Lewis, Telepicture and more.

GBK has won multiple awards from Biz Bash for the Best Gift Suite, and Gavin was honored as Humanitarian-of-the-Year for his ongoing philanthropic efforts.

 

David Corbin, Chief Illumination Officer

“At GBK, our brand clients’ exposure and brand expansion is our focus and obsession,”
 
An award winning inventor and the best selling author of  Preventing Brand Slaughter, Psyched On Service and other titles.   Known as the “Mentor to Mentors,” David has advised and guided many luminaries in the fields of speaking, branding, consulting, entrepreneurship and big business. He has worked directly with president and leaders of companies such as AT&T, Hallmark, Dominos, Kaiser Permanente, Mountain States Mortgage as well as the Hon. Secretary of Veterans Administration and others, and is proud to be a part of the GBK leadership team. 
 

Jamie Cary,
Event Director

Jamie comes to GBK with nearly 25 years of celebrity personal assistance, fundraising event management, brand direction for a luxury fashion house, marketing and outreach coordination for Equinox Fitness Clubs as well as luxury fashion sales for Jil Sander. In her free time she sits on 4 consultative boards in the education foundation sector, and enjoys time with her 2 teenage sons.

Luca Marino,
Marketing Manager

Drawing on over a decade of top notch experience in public relations, marketing, advertisement, branding and event management, Luca enhances brand image and develops strategies that help organizations connect with the public and their target markets. Luca is an expert matchmaker between business brands and celebrities. He seeks out and establishes mutually beneficial relationships for clients. Meeting clients’ business needs through outstanding service delivery is of great importance to Luca and that has been a major factor of his success so far.

A few of the clients we are honored to serve: