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.

Benny Harlem

Finalist in Parenting

About Benny Harlem

The only thing bigger than Benny Harlem’s mane of hair might be his social media following. He has amassed over 290K Instagram followers in one year since joining, just by sharing tidbits of his daily life alongside his beloved daughter Jaxyn. The LA-based father, model, and musician believes in “maintenance, patience and keeping a great positive mind”—traits that have led him to burgeoning social media stardom, even getting featured by Instagram for his beautiful and inspiring feed. From quiet moments reading books, to impressive hairstyle collaborations, Benny makes fatherhood feel both fun and fulfilling for his fans.

Benny Harlem's best work on social

https://www.instagram.com/p/BGkFMcHr7TQ/ https://www.instagram.com/p/BHpuQsHhly0/ https://www.instagram.com/p/BIHL2algMq7/ https://www.instagram.com/p/BHybWOzh4UG/ https://www.instagram.com/p/BGGePCrL7XC/

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.