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.

Shannon Beveridge

Finalist in LGBTQ+ YouTube Channel

About Shannon Beveridge

Shannon Beveridge, a small-town Texas native, boomed onto the YouTube scene just over two years ago when she decided to share her coming out story with the world. Her introspective look at life and the struggles she has faced have become a beacon of hope to anyone who has felt a bit different. Today, Shannon’s content covers the gammit from light-hearted vlogs to hard-hitting gender issues. Her honest approach is what has led millions across the globe to follow her journey. While she enjoys creating her own content, she also loves to act. Shannon can be found playing the lead role of Jessie in the indie drama “Piece of Cake.” In 2016 she was nominated by the British LGBT Awards in the category of Outstanding Contribution to LGBT+ life.

Shannon Beveridge's best work on social

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_Uxw2X0hNGg https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NzaXJF-LtbI https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=F86bqA1OOKc https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vB9M0f9FDiE https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ra16QtfaIyw

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.