Hollywood in the News
Hollywood Chamber Celebrates Hollywood's 125th Birthday
Published January 31st, 2012
For Immediate Release: Jan. 27, 2012
Contact: Ana Martinez, 323 468-1376
WE’RE ROLLING OUT THE RED CARPET!
Hollywood’s 125th Birthday Party at Hollywood & Highland!
HOLLYWOOD, CA—On Wednesday, February 1, 2012, Hollywood will turn 125 and the Hollywood Chamber of Commerce is rolling out the red carpet as we celebrate and network! The festivities will begin with a 9:30 a.m. press conference in front of the Hollywood Sign scenic point, located in the main courtyard of Hollywood & Highland. Joining Hollywood Chamber of Commerce President Leron Gubler and Chairman of the Board Marty Shelton will be comedian/TV personality Jimmy Kimmel who will blow out the candles of a special Hollywood 125th birthday cake created by Food Network’s celebrity chef Duff Goldman of Charm City Cakes West and the shows “Ace of Cakes,” and “Sugar High.” The Hollywood Chamber of Commerce has also partnered with L’Oréal Paris to create a special “Hollywood Red Carpet #125” lipstick to help promote the special occasion.
Later that evening there will be a special celebration networking mixer for Chamber members and the community. This mixer will be a part of Hollywood’s 125th birthday party and will take place from 4pm- 7pm in the courtyard of Hollywood & Highland. Guests will enjoy appetizers from California Pizza Kitchen, and The Grill at Hollywood & Highland. Festive beverages will be sponsored by Adult Chocolate Milk, Budweiser Light Platinum, Noah’s Water, Nobleza Tequila, Moreno Champagne and Sakiri Vodka. Guests will enjoy L’Oréal gift bags, party favors, prizes, entertainment from DJ Crash, PhotoBoxi stations and a custom-made birthday cake from Charm City Cakes West! Festivities include L’Oréal makeovers stations, Hollywood photo exhibits, and crowds singing Happy Birthday to Hollywood, and many other treats. This will be a historical mixer and an excellent opportunity for media and locals to learn more about Hollywood, the Hollywood Chamber, and our chamber members. The Chamber is also working with HGTV to cross promote their TV hit, “Design Star” and attending the event that evening are the show’s hosts Vern Yip and Genevieve Gorder. “Design Star” is doing a special Hollywood Room show in conjunction with the event that will air in the near future.
This event will be co-hosted by our generous friends at Hollywood & Highland and Line 204 Events/Angstrom Lighting.
Platinum Sponsors include The Hollywood Museum, Hollywood Wax Museum, Cirque du Soleil/IRIS, L’Oréal Paris, and Woman’s Club of Hollywood.
Gold Sponsors are Famous Hollywood Dental Care, Oakwood Corporate Apartments, Pantages Theatre and W Hollywood Hotel & Residences.
Silver Sponsors are Adult Chocolate Milk, AmGraph, Andrews International, Budweiser Light Platinum, California Pizza Kitchen, Charm City Cake Company, Cloud 9 Balloons, DJ Crash, The Grill, Hollywood Heritage/Bison Archives, Legacy Entertainment Group, Moreno Champagne, Noah Water, Nobleza Tequila, Photo Boxi (Wagner/Junker), Premiere Events, and Sakiri Vodka
To RSVP to attend the networking mixer / birthday party, please go to
Space is limited.
For sponsorship information, please contact:
Kaylee Kiecker, VP of Marketing and Business Development for the Hollywood Chamber of Commerce at email@example.com or call (323) 469-8311 ex 15.
For media/press information, please email Ana Martinez, Vice President of Media Relations at firstname.lastname@example.org
For more than 91 years the Hollywood Chamber of Commerce has provided leadership, business development resources, networking, and government affairs programs and services to keep the Hollywood business and residential communities safe, relevant and economically vital. Marty Shelton, Vice President of NAI Capital is the Chairperson of the Hollywood Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors. For more information please visit www.Hollywoodchamber.net.