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.

Jackie Aina

Finalist in YouTube Guru

About Jackie Aina

Professional makeup artist Jackie Aina, aka La Bronze James, is “changing the standard of beauty, one tutorial at a time.” Profiled by Marie Claire and Bustle.com, Jackie posts entertaining and enlightening weekly YouTube videos to a following of over 1.2M subscribers, including makeup unboxings, celebrity-inspired makeup tutorials, and makeup hacks. Her videos of beauty dos and don’ts includes the popular “Products I Hate” makeup roast with 1M+ individual video views. In 2016, Jackie teamed with cosmetics label e.l.f. to launch the #elfXjackieaina #JGlow limited edition eyeshadow palette, and was appointed a “Change Ambassador” in partnership with YouTube and the United Nations to promote #OwnYourVoice gender equality.

Jackie Aina's best work on social

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hE40GuXjUM0 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UK6_NuI_VAo https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7v8Q-wuaufU https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3wUc3srYfPI https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mhDoiYTmprE

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.