"Invitation Consultants Designs for BET Awards Celebrity Gifting Retreat"
TAMPA, Fla. - July 8, 2013 - Invitation Consultants designed the VIP-pass style invitation for the BET Awards Celebrity Gift Retreat.
The BET Awards were held at L.A. Live in Los Angeles on Sunday, June 30. The show was hosted by Chris Tucker and featured performances from Nicki Minaj, Robin Thicke and Kendrick Lamar. Presenters included Gabrielle Union, Angela Bassett, and Paula Patton.
Presenters and performers received gift bags containing a variety of fabulous items compiled by Backstage Creations, including stationery from Invitation Consultants. Boris Kodjoe, Nicole Ari Parker and Michelle Williams were among the presenters, nominees and winners that were invited to visit the suite.
"We were heavily influenced by the BET Awards logo and the glamour of the event itself," said Creative Director, Jennifer Reilly Kelmer. "We took that inspiration and designed an exclusive VIP pass and coordinating stationery items that were printed on gorgeous shimmering stock. It was thrilling to be involved."
For more information on the 2013 BET Awards, visit www.bet.com
About Invitation Consultants, Inc.
Since 1999, Invitation Consultants' focus has been fabulous design, impeccable quality, competitive pricing and consumer experience. Invitation Consultants assist customers in selecting, ordering and personalizing wedding invitations, special occasion invitations and announcements, stationery and gifts for every style. The website features over 10,000 products from their in-house brand, crowd sourcing and top manufacturers. Their passion for paper, commitment to community and love of color have made them a leader in the invitation industry.
About Backstage Creations, Inc.
BACKSTAGE CREATIONS was created in 2000 by Karen Wood, formerly a talent coordinator on over 50 award shows, to give major corporations as well as up-and-coming designers the exclusive opportunity to personally introduce their products and services to celebrities. BACKSTAGE CREATIONS originated the gifting Retreat concept and has created Celebrity Retreats at various industry honors including the Screen Actors Guild Awards®, Teen Choice Awards, MTV Awards, People's Choice Awards, BET Awards and Billboard Music Awards. BACKSTAGE CREATIONS puts an emphasis on charitable donation at each of our retreats giving our celebrity attendees the opportunity to both give and receive through unique partnerships at our events. Backstage Creations Retreats and gift bags have been featured on Entertainment Tonight, Access Hollywood, Extra, E!, TV Guide and our clients appear in OK Magazine, People.com, Us Weekly, HollywoodLife.com, Just Jared and many other print and online publications.