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.

Christina Brown

Finalist in Lifestyle

About Christina Brown

Digital maven, style blogger, brand consultant, and a “Top 40 Style Blogger” according to Essence magazine, Christina Brown is creating “dope digital destinations for savvy brown girls.” Her online community LoveBrownSugar fosters empowerment amongst multicultural women through style, fashion, and discourse. Blog favorites include the popular “Mompreneur Diaries,” with a new “Working Mom” edition, in partnership with Capital One. Beyond the blog, “mompreneur” Christina entertains and uplifts through favorite platforms Snapchat, Instagram, and Periscope, and has grown the brand to include pop-up shops, a blog celebrating motherhood and a @BrownGirlsLove Instagram community hosting the upcoming POWER Day 2017 convention.

Christina Brown's best work on social

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, YouNow,, Vine and the rest of the social web.

The 9th Annual Shorty Awards were held April 23, 2017 in NYC and streamed to the public.