SOURCE: Platinum Publicity

Platinum Publicity

January 18, 2010 16:07 ET

Melanie Segal's "Hollywood Helping Haiti" Lounge -- Making our Globe Golden for the Golden Globes

WEST HOLLYWOOD, CA--(Marketwire - January 18, 2010) - This year, Melanie Segal's Golden Globes Celebrity Gift Lounge transformed into the "Hollywood Helping Haiti" Lounge at the House of Blues in time to help celebrities celebrating the Globes give back. It's all part of Platinum Publicity's theme of "Making our Globe Golden for the Golden Globes."

"Hollywood is celebrating an exciting and glamorous Golden Globes event, but there are people in the world suffering right now," said Melanie Segal, owner and founder of Platinum Publicity.

At Platinum Publicity's "Hollywood Helping Haiti" Lounge, celebrities signed t-shirts and other items to be auctioned off for Haiti relief. Platinum Publicity will also be donating gift bags worth over $5,000 each to be auctioned off for the cause.

In this generous gift bag is a year's membership to the House of Blues' ( exclusive Foundation Room anywhere in the country, worth over $2,000, as well as a House of Blues Gospel Brunch for 2. Athenos snack products will also fill the gift bag. Celebrities snacked on gourmet creations from Athenos cheese, hummus and pita chips ( whipped up by celebrity chef Ludo.

Other gifts for auction in Melanie Segal's Hollywood Helping Haiti charity bags are: 2(x)ist luxury men's underwear (, Vera Wang's newest fragrance, Glam Princess (, Watto Metal belt buckles, Sorbee Sugar-Free Candy, Croton Watches, Klub Nico shoes, Red Light Energy Elixir, Izze Soda, Ogie Kanogie coats, Capelta Boots, CDs from Charles Segal Music, Ada bags and accessories. Also in the gift bags are beauty products that got celebrity guests red-carpet ready: Eminence Organics, Perf-ekt Beauty, Laura Geller Make-Up, DDF cosmetics, eye-lash extensions and threading from Make-U-Mandy and Alterna Caviar hair products.

Some celebrities at the event included Avatar's CCH Pounder, Dexter's Lauren Velaz, Entourage's Emmanuelle Chiriqui & Rex Lee, Glee's Dijon Talton, Modern Family's Eric Stonestreet & Rico Rodriguez, True Blood's Nelsan Ellis & Mariana Klaveno, Two and a Half Men's Angus T. Jones, The Office's Leslie David Baker & Andy Buckley, Bridgette Marquardt, Chris Harrison, Heroes' James Kyson Lee, The Hills' Stephanie Pratt, Jesse Metcalfe and many others.

Look for Platinum Publicity's Hollywood Helping Haiti Globes Lounge auction items on eBay this week.