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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.

Stephen McMennamy

Finalist in Instagrammer of the Year

About Stephen McMennamy

Any way you slice it, Stephen McMennamy is an Instagram genius. One of the masterminds behind AT&T’s cute candid kids ad campaign, he also makes the unimaginable come to life by combining moving or still images of two ordinary objects (with similar backgrounds to ensure continuity) and create a surreal and shareable experience for his 225K+ followers. Creative director by day and Instagram sensation by night, @smcmennamy wants to give his followers “a brief moment of joy” through his #combophotos, whether it’s with a Sriracha bottle literally spewing fire or a fashionable woman walking city streets with pencils as legs.

Stephen McMennamy's best work on social

https://www.instagram.com/p/BDowQIinG2Q/ https://www.instagram.com/p/BF47LFSnG4y/ https://www.instagram.com/p/BIbJS1iAveJ/ https://www.instagram.com/p/BNxtq4-AWAZ/ https://www.instagram.com/p/BIYlRhTAoxE/

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.