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.

Isaac Fitzgerald

Nominated in Author

About Isaac Fitzgerald

BuzzFeed Books editor and author Isaac Fitzgerald believes that in every tattoo there is a story. Sporting ample ink of his own, the co-author of the acclaimed Pen & Ink: Tattoos and the Stories Behind Them captivates readers and social media followers with humorous, sordid stories and relatable personal struggles, including his recent viral BuzzFeed profile “Confessions of a Former Fat Kid.” Together running a Tumblr page that beckons fellow ink-lovers to share their own stories, Isaac and tattooed co-author Wendy MacNaughton continue the adventures in their 2016 book release, Knives & Ink: Chefs and the Stories Behind Their Tattoos (with Recipes).

Isaac Fitzgerald's best work on social

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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.