Shorty Social Good Awards

Entries for the Shorty Social Good Awards are now closed. Stay tuned for the announcement of finalists! View entries submitted below.

The Shorty Social Good Awards honor groundbreaking corporate social responsibility and sustainability campaigns that organizational and marketing teams have worked so hard to realize. While the Shorty Awards have long-honored the best of social media, this competition includes efforts made by organizations to improve sustainability and diversity internally, foster globally-minded business partnerships and increase employee community and civic engagement.

Archived 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