SPORTSMEN’S LODGE EVENT CENTERJANUARY 2013
The 1st Annual Holiday Party was held in the stunning River Rock Lounge and board meetings in the Embers room. Extensive renovations heralds a contemporary era for the Sportsmen’s Lodge Events Center, while maintaining the classic Hollywood charm of the past. Very film friendly property with the best parking in the area.
SPORTSMEN’S LODGE EVENTS CENTER
Filming Contact: Monica Petty (818) 432-7502
JW MARRIOTT LOS ANGELES L.A. LIVENOVEMBER 2012
This stunning 54-story masterpiece hotel boasts 100,000 square feet of event space, a large rooftop pool & bar, upscale city view restaurant, huge contemporary lobby, restaurant & bars, luxurious suites, loading dock area and street that is a dead ringer for an airport arrival /departure terminal.
JW MARRIOTT LOS ANGELES L.A. LIVE
Filming Contact: Gilbert Jackson (213) 765-8631
GLENDALE HILTON HOTELSEPTEMBER 2012
This fabulous “Anywhere USA” property offers a variety of looks at one location- such as an upscale restaurant, casual cafe, intimate lobby bar, rooftop lounge, helipad, ballrooms, hotel suites and exterior pool & hotel valet area. Our Biannual Event was held in a ballroom followed by a rooftop lounge reception.
GLENDALE HILTON HOTEL
Filming Contact: Vegan Yarian (818) 551-4005
HILTON CHECKERSJULY 2012
A historical building dating back to the 1920s, this unique property features a classic Art Deco exterior. This ideal location embodies an invaluable “big city” feeling without having to leave the Los Angeles movie zone. Our board meeting was followed by an afternoon enjoying the rooftop pool.
Filming Contact: Donna Lewis (213) 891-0501
SIX FLAGS MAGIC MOUNTAINJUNE 2012
The organizational board meeting was held in the Santa Clarita administrative offices at Six Flags, followed by a FAM TOUR of this vast amusement park and adjacent water park- Hurricane Harbor. Six Flags is very film friendly and offers many unique looks nationwide. It’s one stop shopping for all 19 locations in North America.
SIX FLAGS MAGIC MOUNTAIN
Filming Contact: Jeffrey Casali (661) 255-4871
THE CULVER HOTELMAY 2012
The 2012 Annual Elections & reception were held at the historic Culver Hotel in downtown Culver City. This boutique hotel has been restored to the luxurious standards of its initial conception back in 1924. The new ownership is very film friendly.
THE CULVER HOTEL
Filming Contact: Milena Alunni (310) 558-9400
5900 WILSHIREJANUARY 2012
Business member, Real To Reel Locations, arranged our board meeting at this modern high rise. 5900 Wilshire has been beautifully renovated property with an impressive glass lobby, as well as dressed and empty floors. Both interior and exterior filming is welcomed. View more photos at “Office 9018″ on their website.
Filming Contact: Real To Reel (818) 785-7075
BELASCO THEATERSEPTEMBER 2011
Our Biannual Event was hosted at the renovated Belasco Theater, a world-class multi purpose event and entertainment complex. This 40,000 square foot venue retains most of its original architecture and design from the early 1900′s- including dramatic interior detailing.
Filming Contact: Preston Gaspar (213) 746-5670
KYOTO GRAND HOTEL & GARDENSJULY 2011
Business member, Cap Equity Locations, facilitated our committees & board meeting in the closed restaurant overlooking the Japanese garden, with views of the downtown skyline. The newly renovated Kyoto Grand Hotel and Gardens is a distinguished cosmopolitan hotel marked with chic Asian influences.
KYOTO GRAND HOTEL & GARDENS
Filming Contact: Crystal Ogle (323) 375-4192
PALEY CENTER FOR MEDIAMAY 2011
Our 2011 Elections and General Membership Meeting was hosted at the renowned Paley Center for Media in Beverly Hills. This museum of television and radio programming is a contemporary architectural delight. A sumptuous rooftop reception followed the elections, which were held in the John Mitchell theatre. View Flickr photostream here.
PALEY CENTER FOR MEDIA
Filming Contact: Suzy Dyer (310) 786-1062
YAMASHIRO RESTAURANTMAY 2011
We held our organizational meeting in the spacious private Skyview room off the indoor garden court. Built in 1914, the historic Yamashiro was an iconic Japanese mansion turned private Hollywood club before transforming into the stunning restaurant it is today.
Filming Contact: Reem Naaman (323) 466-5125 x222
W HOTEL LOS ANGELES WESTWOODMARCH 2011
The sleek, chic W Hotel Westwood stayed true to its theme of Whatever, Whenever as host to yet another board meeting in March. Creative in approach and innovative in design, this stunning property offers up many film friendly areas.
W HOTEL WESTWOOD
Filming Contact: Shannon Montoya (310) 443-7809
HORNBLOWER CRUISES & EVENTSJANUARY 2011
Hornblower’s nostalgic Zumbrota is a Roaring Twenties masterpiece rich in celebrity history. This magical vessel, showcasing walls paneled in Burmese teak, was host to our January board meeting. Docked in Marina del Rey, alongside Fisherman’s Village, Hornblower offers a fleet of unique vessels for filming.
HORNBLOWER CRUISES & EVENTS
Filming Contact: Patrick Rafferty (310) 301-6000
THE HOTEL PALOMARNOVEMBER 2010
The November board meeting was graciously hosted by the Kimpton Hotel Company at their stylish Hotel Palomar in Westwood. The Palomar defines what a boutique hotel should be: hip and modern in its decor and old fashioned in their practice of customer service.
THE HOTEL PALOMAR
Filming Contact: Matthew Yoakum (310) 475-8711
THE MUSIC BOX THEATER IN HOLLYWOODSEPTEMBER 2010
The beautifully restored Music Box Theater in Hollywood hosted our Biannual Event. Constructed in the roaring twenties, this prestigious venue was transformed back to its original Golden Age grandeur.
MUSIC BOX THEATER
Filming Contact: Sarah Quigley (323) 464-0808
AVALON HOTELJULY 2010
Snuggled within an embrace of banana leaves and palm fronds, this Beverly Hills luxury hotel is set around a dramatic pool terrace with private cabanas and the signature restaurant Oliverio. Avalon Hotel, once the home to Marilyn Monroe and other stars of the former MGM backlot, looks and feels like old Hollywood glamour with its hip mid century decor.
Filming Contact: Tyler Diehl (310) 424-1011
W HOTEL WESTWOODJANUARY 2010
The LMGA’s Education Committee held another Seminar: “Finding Your Niche in a Changing Industry”, and it was followed up by a board meeting at the W Hotel in Westwood. The hotel looks great, and they work wonders to accommodate filming.
W HOTEL WESTWOOD
Filming Contact: Shane Aaron (310) 443-7809
RIVERFRONT STAGESNOVEMBER 2009
Riverfront has a new facility and a new location. It includes 3 distinct courtrooms, a cellblock, a morgue and a 6,800 square foot contemporary office with conference room, executive and junior offices, elevator lobby, kitchen, reception area and bullpen. We had our board meeting in the modern courtroom set!
RIVER FRONT STAGES
Filming Contact: Christine Johnson (818) 364-7250
THE LANGHAM HUNTINGTON HOTEL & SPASEPTEMBER 2009
A Pasadena mini-fam tour, a board meeting, a tour of the hotel and a delicious buffet made for a well-attended and successful biannual event. This historic hotel property has been completely revamped, and is now welcoming filming.
THE LANGHAM HUNTINGTON HOTEL & SPA
Filming Contact: Ashley Ponciroli 626-568-3900 ext 3609
TUSCALI MOUNTAIN INNJULY 2009
We had a memorable board meeting and mixer thanks to the sophisticated Tuscan-style setting and to the generosity of our hosts at this luxurious bed and breakfast.
TUSCALI MOUNTAIN INN
Filming Contact: Bruce Royer (310) 455-1828
THE PACIFIC DESIGN CENTERJUNE 2009
We held our organizational meeting in this contemporary complex that includes a modern office building, designer showrooms, a lobby, a gym, an outdoor café, three restaurants, a large conference center, a movie theater, a 5 story parking structure, and other film friendly areas.
Filming Contact: Michael N. Marks (310) 600-3011
THE CROCKER CLUBMAY 2009
Our annual membership meeting, election, and board meeting was held in the former Crocker Bank building. The Crocker Club features the original bank vault door, which serves as the entrance to Mosler Lounge. The adjacent Ghost Bar is a spacious area featuring restored 1920s-era ceilings.
THE CROCKER CLUB
Filming Contact: Giovanni (213) 239-9099
THE LONDON WEST HOLLYWOOD HOTELMARCH 2009
The London generously hosted our board meeting as well as our first symposium: “Greening Hollywood Set by Set”. The newly renovated hotel (formerly the Bel Age) has been named one of the “hottest” new hotels in the world by Conde Nast Traveler magazine.
THE LONDON WEST HOLLYWOOD HOTEL
Filming Contact: Julie Lawrence (310) 358-7757
ELYSIAN MASONIC TEMPLEJANUARY 2009
This and several other meetings were held the Los Feliz area Masonic Temple. It includes a courtroom set, an additional large room, and the best parking lot in the area.
ELYSIAN MASONIC TEMPLE
Filming Contact: Plan A Locations (310) 990-8788