9th Annual Shorty Awards Categories

All finalists have been announced, stay tuned for more updates about the 9th Annual Shorty Awards on April 23, 2017

Brands & Organizations

The Shorty Awards honor the talented agencies, brands, and industry leaders behind the best and most innovative work on social media channels, campaigns, websites and applications.

From the 6th Annual Shorty Awards

The Hay Merchant

Finalist in Small Business

About The Hay Merchant

Hay Merchant, a craft beer bar in Houston, offers 80 beers on tap (75 taps and 5 cask engines) and a menu from James Beard Award nominee Chef Chris Shepherd. Located in a remodeled 1940s building in Houston's Montrose neighborhood, Hay Merchant was built with individually regulated pressure valves on each tap for perfect pours. Menu items include crispy pig ears, the Cease and Desist burger and chicken wings with Korean red chile paste. Hay Merchant social media to interact with their customers--new beers on tap, special events and advice on beer. Their customers are extremely active, which makes the social media accounts successful. Customers like to record the beers they drink at the bar and are very enthusiastic about what they like and don't like.

The Hay Merchant's best work on social

https://twitter.com/HayMerchant/status/413348730419421184 https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=684516088238148&set=a.325081617514932.76628.182231945133234&type=1&stream_ref=10 https://twitter.com/HayMerchant/status/422925417238908928/photo/1 https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=680107988678958&set=a.325081617514932.76628.182231945133234&type=1&stream_ref=10 https://twitter.com/HayMerchant/status/417364470696931329/photo/1 http://vimeo.com/86793757

About the Shorty Awards

The Shorty Awards honor the best of social media.

Millions of people participate in The Shortys to recognize individuals and organizations producing great content on Twitter, Facebook, Tumblr, YouTube, Snapchat, Instagram, Vine and the rest of the social web.

The 9th Annual Shorty Awards will be held April 23, 2017 in NYC and streamed to the public.