9th Annual Shorty Awards Categories

Voting & Entries for Influencers, Brands and Organizations are now closed! Stay tuned for finalist announcements.

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.

Mara Wilson

Nominated in Author

About Mara Wilson

Mara Wilson “writes stuff.” The NYC-based author, playwright, storyteller, and “recovering child actor” with notable past roles in Mrs. Doubtfire and Matilda has focused her adult career on writing, to tremendous success. With works published in The New York Times and Cracked magazine, Mara’s September 2016 book release, Where Am I Now: True Stories of Girlhood and Accidental Fame, was met with critical acclaim and a GoodReads Humor Book of the Year nomination. Using her Twitter page as an open book, Mara’s confessions about her bisexuality, plastic surgery pressures, and child stardom have inspired and captivated her 300K+ fans through consummate humor and unflinching honesty.

Mara Wilson's best work on social

https://twitter.com/MaraWilson/status/719728457022889985 https://twitter.com/MaraWilson/status/693451330942308353 https://twitter.com/MaraWilson/status/768813508318339072 https://twitter.com/MaraWilson/status/703071610346061825 https://twitter.com/MaraWilson/status/748991277832802305

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 in April 2017 in NYC and streamed to the public.