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.

Towelliee

Nominated in Twitch Streamer of the Year

About Towelliee

Award-winning gamer and WoW MVP player, Roberto “Towelliee” Garcia is an inspiring voice and adamant representative for the gaming community. The @towelthetank Twitch OG known for his MMO gameplay and trademark tanking strives to help others through streaming assistance, community interactivity, and charitable campaigns. Streaming a variety of MMO games to 500K+ Twitch followers with millions of views, Towelliee offers inspiring personal accounts along with his gameplays, including posts about his drastic weight loss and gynecomastia surgery on social media. Always mindful of giving back, Towelliee—in collaboration with his @TeamHammerSquad gaming community—has raised funds for multiple causes, including Child’s Play Charity and Rare Diseases Day.

Towelliee's best work on social

https://www.twitch.tv/towelliee/v/80598325 https://www.twitch.tv/towelliee/v/86336109 https://twitter.com/towelthetank/status/734530504679129088/photo/1 https://www.instagram.com/p/BEhdWsUlLJV/ https://www.instagram.com/p/BEhcfZplLHk/

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.