6 Dec 2018

The Shift: Meet the Woman Who Created the First Celebrity Gifting Suite

Rent the Runway's The Shift interviews Karen Wood, creator of the first celebrity gifting suite, to give you insight into the behind the scenes world of celebrity gifting, The Shift Meet the Woman Who Created the First Celebrity Gifting Suite: "When it comes to awards season, we all know what goes down on the red carpet.  But have you ever wondered what happens behind the scenes? As it turns out, after the pre-show buzz dies

18 Sep 2018

Emmy Gifting Lounge-Michael Douglas-Variety

Michael Douglas relaxes backstage at the Official Emmy Gifting Lounge, produced by Backstage Creations. As the only official gifting lounge attached to the award show, we provide a unique opportunity for brands to be behind the scenes on television's biggest night.  The lounge, also known as The Giving Suite(TM), serves as a charitable fundraiser for the Television Academy Foundation, providing financial support for their student internship programs and television archives.  Regularly attended by A-list celebrities,

21 Sep 2017

Cosmopolitan-Official Emmy Gifting Suite

Cosmopolitan Magazine coverage of the Official Emmy Gifting Suite Cosmo covers the Official Emmy Gifting Suite benefiting the Television Academy Foundation. This article exposed participating brands to Cosmo's 11 million plus trend savvy online readers, just a fraction of the total coverage for the event. "Everything inside the Official Emmy Gifting Suite: The 69th Emmy Awards take place later today, and while a few lucky recipients will go home with Emmy statuettes, all of the presenters

18 Sep 2017

The Hollywood Reporter: An Inside Look at Backstage Swag for Emmy Presenters

The Hollywood Reporter provides an inside look at the swag at the Official Emmy Gift Suite: One of the entertainment industry's most trusted trade publications, The Hollywood Reporter, provides a behind the scenes look at the Official Emmy Gift Suite, benefiting the Television Academy Foundation and produced by Backstage Creations. "Some of the stars who are presenting--and thus are invited to come by Backstage Creations' suite this year--include Viola Davis, Melissa McCarthy, Anthony Anderson, Tracee

18 Aug 2017

OK! Celebrity Spotted: Teen Choice

OK Magazine covers the Official Teen Choice Gifting Suite: OK Magazine provides coverage of the Official Teen Choice Gifting Suite, produced by Backstage Creations.  Backstage Creations clients regularly receive press mentions in popular entertainment outlets like OK! and other pop culture publications, giving them valuable exposure to a celebrity driven group of consumers.  Contact us to help your brand gain this type of media recognition for your products! "Celebrities Spotted Out And About Ne-Yo, Anthony

20 Sep 2016

E! Online

Cheers to TV's Biggest Night.  The Hollywood couple enjoys drinks by Austin Cocktails while visiting Backstage Creations Giving Suite benefiting the Television Academy

29 Aug 2009

OK! Weekly

Teen Achers (Whining at the Teen Choice Awards.) There were no sore losers at the Aug 9 Teen Choice Awards in Universal City, Calif, but plenty of achy attendees! "We've been fighting -- training together -- so we're all sore," Twilight's Kellan Lutz tells OK! of the cast's preparations for Eclipse.  Meanwhile, Ashley Tisdale moaned that her dress was "really tight!" And Frankie Jonas revealed to OK! that older bro Kevin's wedding planning is a pain:

1 May 2006

Entrepreneur Magazine

See and Be Seen -- They may be backstage, but the products in the celeb retreats won't be secrets for long. AS A FORMER AWARDS show talent coordinator, Karen Wood, 45, understands the importance of celebrity endorsements. But getting unknown products into the hand of Hollywood's elite isn't always easy. So Wood, founder of Backstage Creations, a product placement company in Santa Monica, California, created The Retreat, a hip, luxurious backstage "gift room" at awards show