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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.

Ben Brown

About Ben Brown

Explorer, vlogger, professional videographer, and photographer Ben Brown is “all work, all play.” A former world champion kayaker now traversing the globe, Ben showcases his epic adventures via breathtaking and cinematic vlogs on his self-titled YouTube channel, garnering 100M+ views. Featuring his Visual Vibes, globetrotting vlogs from the Arctic to South Africa, the sporty Motovlogs series, personal chats, and live streams, Ben fills his coordinating Instagram and blog with gorgeous photography and musings from the road. Always inspiring others to explore, Ben inadvertently captured the risks of travel in 2016, with his “CAR CRASH CAUGHT ON GOPRO,” going rapidly viral with 2M+ views to date.

Ben Brown's best work on social

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hUjlqXZytn0 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Cniqsc9QfDo https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XoNEieK7wuw https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CcNnG2G6SgQ https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3YK_ea_EAxU

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, Musical.ly, 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.