2nd Annual Shorty Social Good Awards Categories

Entries for the Shorty Social Good Awards are open now! Official categories listed below.
The regular deadline is August 30, 2017

From the 4th Annual Shorty Awards Best Social Media Manager

Social media is powered by people. It’s no surprise social media has become one of the most demanded skills by companies large and small. Social media managers are tasked with increasingly complex strategies and reporting, and managing multiple handles across Twitter, Facebook and the rest of the social web. This award, presented by Spredfast, a leading provider of social media management tools, honors the social media manager from a consumer facing brand or agency that has gone above and beyond in managing their brand’s social presence to effectively enhance the company’s image, likeability and engagement.

Nominees

@CharlieSheen
Charlie Sheen was the fastest to one million followers. The highest paid for a single tweet. He invented the second most popular #hashtag (after #Egypt). @CharlieSheen was inescapable - a brand that permeated into every crease of the twittersphere and into every media outlet in the world. His foray into all things digital took the most public media me...
Adam Robinson
Adam Robinson is the epitome of what a social media manager should be: he is creative, organized, highly efficient, and always thinks outside the box on behalf of our company and our clients. Adam far exceeds the skill set and expectations for a social media manager role. He researches every tactic and strategy until he determines that it is the best over...
Angelique Picanco, Social Media Manager for Nadia G's Bitchin' Kitchen
Angelique Picanco is Bitchin’ Kitchen’s managing editor, community manager, and social media ninja. Having been with Bitchin’ Kitchen prior to its move from online to prime time, she helped create a core fan base that would later continue to support Bitchin’ Kitchen on two networks, Cooking Channel and Food Network Canada. Angelique oversaw the transition...
Anna Pakman
Responsible for the strategy and execution behind the 30+ brand accounts across various shows and social networks under her management, Oxygen’s social media manager, Anna Pakman, has truly gone above and beyond in enhancing the company’s image, likeability and engagement. Since stepping into this role in March 2010, Anna’s leadership in this space has be...
Cassidy Quinn Brettler
Cassidy Brettler is the Social Media Diva for Boloco, a Boston-based group of 18 restaurants located throughout New England that serve traditional and globally inspired burritos, bowls, salads, smoothies, and shakes using a blend of bold, inspiring and often unexpected ingredients. She is responsible for monitoring social media around the Boloco brand ...
Craig Hodgson
I nominate myself as a dad who has taken an idea to a growing global community allowing dads to interact, test products and consume together. dadzclub allows dads, brands and experts to communicate and give back through the review-cycle project.
Daniel Saynt
Specialized in emerging technologies and influencer marketing, Saynt has helped direct social media campaigns for Burberry, Louis Vuitton, Harry Winston, H&M; and more recently Rebecca Minkoff where he has been instrumental in the brands leadership in Social Media as Director of Marketing. Saynt is best known as the founder of Fashion Indie, an online me...
Dynamic Duo: Lisa & Jacki for iVillage.com
Two is better than one! Since taking the lead on Social Media at iVillage, Lisa Kolodny and Jacki Garfinkel have helped redefine community for the brand through vibrant programs on multiple platforms. Their embodiment of iVillage’s uniquely female perspective and ability to connect with their users has led to record growth and engagement for iVillage Soc...
HBO: Best Social Media Manager - Sabrina Caluori
Named one of StyleCaster’s Top 25 IT Kids of 2011 for “inspiring us with innovation," Sabrina Caluori embodies the future of what social media executives will be, today. When she first came to HBO in 2007, flashy one-off Myspace pages ruled the landscape, Twitter was no more than a buzz-word, and Facebook had only just begun building its ad platform. ...
Leanne Gault
With limited resources, Leanne has, in little over one year, built Viking’s fan base from 4000 to, today, 500,000. Our fan base "talking about" Viking is over 5% (higher than many more prominent social brands like Coca-Cola). In our competitive set, we have 3 times as many followers as our closest competitor (and none of these brands have achieved anywher...
Mary Pretotto
Rogers is Canada’s largest provider of wireless voice and data communications services and one of Canada’s leading providers of cable television, high-speed Internet and telephone services. Through Rogers Media we are engaged in radio and television broadcasting, televised shopping, magazines and trade publications, and sports entertainment. With this man...
SARA ZUCKER, SOCIAL MEDIA MANAGER OF THE YEAR (kind of)
At Glamour, I am the Community Manager/Social Media Editor. My job includes spreading the word of the publication’s awesomeness, engaging its audience on multiple platforms (3 Twitter accounts, Facebook, Foursquare, Tumblr, Pinterest, Instagram, Google+) on a daily basis, maintaining profiles on said platforms, responding to inquiries, focusing on strateg...
Shannon Paul
As Social Media Manager for Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan (BCBSM), Shannon manages the integration of social media and SEO/SEM into public relations, marketing, advertising, web strategy, community relations and customer service, getting her hands dirty on the details in each and every initiative. Prior to joining Michigan Blue Cross, Shannon w...
Super Bathing Attitude
SUPER BATHING ATTITUDE: YOU CANT LIVE WITHOUT IT!! We've got it all! We've got podcasts! We've got comedy!! We've got minecraft!! We've got lets plays!! We've got spirit!! Our podcast was voted by users to be "The Best podcast created by Two Annoying People feat. A Sega Dreamcast" of 2011!! KEEP IT CLASSY & PRISTINE ARE OUR MOTTO'S!!!! Check ...

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 Shorty Social Good Awards will be held NOVEMBER 2017 in NYC, Date to be announced shortly.