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.

David Greco

Nominated in Periscoper of the Year

About David Greco

Globetrotting Periscoper and Canadian ex-pat living in Osaka, David Greco showcases his overseas adventures via live stream broadcasts. From “Geishaspotting” and #Pokemon crusades to zen garden strolls and a 1,013-year-old rice cake shop discovery, the English professor entertains and enlightens as he penetrates Japanese culture, food, and lore on his popular @wagamamamama Periscope account and coordinating @DaveInOsaka social media pages. In 2016, David made news while traveling in Myanmar, Periscoping live when the 6.8 magnitude earthquake hit, immortalizing the disaster’s fallout with shots of the crumbling damage to the pagodas of the Temples of Bagan.

David Greco's best work on social

https://www.periscope.tv/wagamamamama/1kvJpqWYypVxE https://www.periscope.tv/wagamamamama/1LyxBOrvAkLKN https://www.instagram.com/p/BGoURkOuN2r/ https://www.instagram.com/p/BFtNOL1uN6S/ https://www.instagram.com/p/BFmtzOvuN9i/

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.