Bask-It-Style is an annual celebrity gifting event that takes place in September right before TIFF. This year’s Bask-It-Style event will take place on September 4. Each year the event is sponsored by a long list of reputed companies from Toronto and Ontario, from different industries, including fashion, beauty, music, publishing, food, drinks and home décor. In my previous article I was presenting you some of the Bask-It-Style sponsors, and in this article I would like to introduce you to the other sponsors of this celebrity gifting event.
Mary Kay means irresistible products, positive community impact, rewarding opportunity. For 50 years, this beauty company has offered it all. With 3 million Mary Kay Independent Beauty Consultants and $3 billion in global annual wholesale sales, Mary Kay is a top beauty brand and direct seller in more than 35 markets around the world. To learn more or to locate a Mary Kay Independent Beauty Consultant in your area, please visit Marykay.ca.
Nutrisoya knows that you base your decisions about your diet on what’s best for your health. That’s why they are committed to developing and producing soy beverages, rice beverages, almond beverages and frozen desserts that are tasty, deliver great quality, and contribute to a healthy lifestyle. The Natur-a product family from Nutrisoya meets a growing need: to provide you with a healthful alternative to dairy products. And that’s why Nutrisoya continues to develop delicious, nutritious, organic health foods and beverages made from plant products. Nutrisoya is a gateway to a healthier tomorrow, their mission is to offer today’s health-conscious consumer tasty, highly nutritious, non-dairy organic foods and beverages at an everyday affordable price.
O.N.E. Coconut Water
O.N.E. Coconut Water is a beverage company with a deep commitment to the Earth and its people. Their products are responsibly sourced and harvested, filtered naturally and packaged in tetra packs. O.N.E. is devoted to programs that help educate people worldwide about issues of hydration. O.N.E. believes that the success of their company can, and will, be in harmony with environmental stewardship and good corporate citizenship. O.N.E. stands for One Natural Experience.
Penguin Random House
Penguin Random House is the world’s first truly global trade book publisher. It was formed on July 1, 2013, upon the completion of an agreement between Bertelsmann and Pearson to merge their respective trade publishing companies, Random House and Penguin, with the parent companies owning 53% and 47%, respectively. Penguin Random House comprises the adult and children’s fiction and nonfiction print and digital trade book publishing businesses of Penguin and Random House in the U.S., U.K., Canada, Australia, New Zealand, and India, Penguin’s trade publishing activity in Asia and South Africa; Dorling Kindersley worldwide; and Random House’s companies in Spain, Mexico, Argentina, Uruguay, Colombia, and Chile. Penguin Random House employs more than 10,000 people globally across almost 250 editorially and creatively independent imprints and publishing houses that collectively publish more than 15,000 new titles annually. Its publishing lists include more than 70 Nobel Prize laureates and hundreds of the world’s most widely read authors.
Pinnacle International is one of Canada’s leading builders of exclusive luxury condominium residences, hotels, and commercial developments. Based in Vancouver, British Columbia, Pinnacle International has been involved in the development, design, construction and management of their projects for over three decades. Pinnacle’s projects have contributed to the development of communities, and enriched these neighborhoods through complementary architectural expressions.
Pinnacle International’s landmarks in the Greater Vancouver area include The Pinnacle condominiums in Yaletown, the Marriott Vancouver Pinnacle Hotel, along with Venus, Classico, the Ritz, and the Sapphire, located in the Coal Harbour neighborhood. Pinnacle’s commitment to creating communities is truly evident in the revitalization of the heritage waterfront in North Vancouver through their expansive development project, The Pier. Pinnacle International is also the developer and operator of the Whistler Pinnacle Hotel located in Whistler, British Columbia.
The developer’s portfolio also includes the Pinnacle Museum Tower in San Diego, California, USA. Their Toronto projects include the Bellagio on Bloor and the Pinnacle Centre downtown waterfront community located at Bay, Harbour and Yonge with 2,000 residential units in this 4-phased project. In addition, The Pinnacle on Adelaide tower is well underway in construction at the heart of the entertainment district, with a neighboring tower across the lively street being planned as well. Ever expanding its horizons, Pinnacle International’s commitment to the City of Mississauga is surely present from its Pinnacle Grand Park project in full construction mode at Mississauga’s city centre, to its encore presentation with the release of Grand Park 2 in the near future. Furthermore, it is with great excitement that the new master planned community Pinnacle Uptown located at Hurontario and Eglinton has begun and the inaugural first phase, Crystal Towers 1 and 2, has been officially launched, with the much anticipated townhomes phase coming soon. For more information please visit Pinnacleinternational.ca, Facebook.com/PinnacleInternational, Twitter.com/PinnacleINTL.
Product, created in 2013, is Toronto’s only positive feature magazine. In A5 print and online (ProductToronto.com), Product transcends all industries and redefines what it means to be a success. Championing visionaries and celebrating the many different journeys conscious members of our city take to catch up with their dreams. The magazine believes inspiration is contagious and with every issue they build that bridge connecting the sentient in Toronto with those poised for participation.
Sarah Mulder Jewelry
Sarah Mulder Jewelry designs are statement pieces for anyone who wants to stand out in a crowd. Designer Sarah Mulder has a passion for creating perfect go to accessories that are affordable and on-trend. Sarah is a self-taught jeweler who launched her line in 2011. Her designs are created from tribal, mixed metal pieces, to matte finished, girly girl charm accessories. Sarah Mulder Jewelry goes from day to night and crosses all ages. Sarah’s key to bringing unique designs to her customers is to continually look for the most interesting, beautiful pendants from all over the world, and by making small runs of each piece her customer knows they are always purchasing one-of-a-few.
Sharp is published six times per year by Contempo Media, Inc., and covers a wide array of premium men’s lifestyle topics, such as fashion, grooming, watches, personal tech and automobiles. Contempo Media also publishes Sharp: The Book for Men, an ultra-premium, 240-plus page men’s lifestyle tome – in both English and French – biannually. Both publications are available on newsstands nationwide.
Designers George Sully and Henry Wong make up the designer brand Sully Wong, known for their special edition sneakers. Sully Wong introduces accessories to their brand for the first time.
UNLIMITED Personal Services
UNLIMITED Personal Services is a luxury concierge catering to the travel needs of businessmen and women who travel often for work and any individual who likes to arrive in style at social events. UNLIMITED is committed to providing clients with a bespoke service that is personalized to individual needs and requests, and its mandate is to offer the best in luxury transportation, accommodations, dining and entertainment, while providing superior quality service – live life with no limits.
Wolf Blass was established in the Barossa Valley in 1966 and has grown from a humble tin shed to become one of the worlds most successful and awarded wine brands. A recipient of more than 3,000 medals and trophies at national and international wine shows, the essence of Wolf Blass wines is exemplified through the passion of its custodians past and present as they continuously strive to produce wines of quality, character and consistency. 2013 marks the 30th anniversary of Wolf Blass Yellow Label in Canada. To celebrate its Canadian success, Wolf Blass has released a 2012 “Limited Edition” Yellow Label Shiraz Grenache Mourvèdre blend along with the release of its classics: a 2012 Yellow Label Cabernet Sauvignon and 2012 Yellow Label Chardonnay, and thousands of opportunities to win Paint the Town Yellow experiences including tickets to the 2013 Toronto International Film Festival.