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.

Darius Arya

Finalist in Periscoper of the Year

About Darius Arya

Rome-based historian, archaeologist, professor, and TV personality Darius Arya invites you to join him on an ancient world tour. From Forum strolls to Colosseum walks, birds-eye Instagram views, and live Periscope #walksofitaly, the host of #UnderItaly on @RaiPlay and Dis­cov­ery Channel, His­tory, and National Geo­graphic guest historian strives to keep fans “edutained.” Narrating as he navigates, Darius live streams his historical excursions to thousands of history-buff followers, using his popular @DariusAryaDigs Periscope account to showcase #AncientRomeLive empire site tours, and his current #discoverMiC collaboration with Rome’s municipal museums in promotion of their 21 iconic institutions.

Darius Arya's best work on social

https://www.periscope.tv/dariusaryadigs/1YpKkAEDoZyJj https://www.periscope.tv/dariusaryadigs/1OyKAOrjXBbJb https://twitter.com/DariusAryaDigs/status/700594241333043200 https://twitter.com/DariusAryaDigs/status/788782866440261632 https://twitter.com/DariusAryaDigs/status/771685028875173888

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.