9th Annual Shorty Awards Categories

Voting & Entries for Influencers, Brands and Organizations are now closed! Stay tuned for finalist announcements.

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

Ryan McHenry

Winner in UK

About Ryan McHenry

Ryan McHenry is a 26-year-old from Glasgow, Scotland, in 2013 he created the popular vine series 'Ryan Gosling won't eat his Cereal' which went viral around the world and for the last six months he has been fighting cancer. When he's not beating cancer or feeding Gosling, Ryan writes and directs films. Once he completes chemotherapy, he shall be preparing to direct his first feature film which has been a long time in the waiting! Ryan uses vine to make people smile, wether through the Gosling/Cereal series or his vines about him dealing with cancer. His tweets and statuses are all very positive when it comes to fighting the disease, he hopes they help inspire others who may be dealing with cancer.

Ryan McHenry's best work on social

https://vine.co/v/b2vbUHt0W79 https://vine.co/v/hh2l1e1wYaB https://vine.co/v/bLiqBK9HUlw https://vine.co/v/h5Mt695Hx7h https://vine.co/v/bPPHZapWgHv http://youtu.be/ohJtvuCAsp4

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 in April 2017 in NYC and streamed to the public.