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.

My New Roots

About My New Roots

Canadian-born Sarah Britton farmed in the US, studied Holistic Nutrition in Toronto, and moved to Copenhagen, only to find she couldn’t practice with her overseas degree there. Not one to drag her feet, Sarah began whipping up wholesome #plantbased recipes and posting them to her blog, As she got better with the recipes (and her DSLR camera), she started posting to Instagram, where she has built up a following of over 300K people. Now the author of a cookbook and the creator of a new series, Super-Charged Snacks, streaming on the Cody app, Sarah has successfully taken @mynewroots global, inspiring healthy and seasonal eating no matter what country you find yourself in.

My New Roots'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.