8th Annual Shorty Award Categories

Archived from the 5th Annual Shorty Awards Best Social Media Agency - Mid-Sized (21 - 100)

Maybe the only thing growing faster than the overall volume of social conversation are the proliferation of specialized social media channels, each requiring a distinctive brand approach. As brands expand their social channels far beyond a twitter feed and a facebook page, forward looking brands are seeking integrated social content strategies that work across dozens of social channels. This award honors the best mid-sized social media agency (21-100 people) that has excelled in helping clients orchestrate the pandemonium into a coherent multi-channel social presence.

Agency Judging Criteria and Submission Requirements:

-Creativity and Innovation -- specific examples of creative/innovative uses of social media
-Effectiveness -- identify how entrant has achieved great results through social media efforts
-Additional criteria for Agency category – a description of overall excellence.
Please provide specific examples of how agency: is advancing social media disciplines, creating client successes, providing social media leadership, and building staff experts. Include specific examples of how agency is advancing social media disciplines
-Links to Shorty Industry submissions – judges will consider quality of all Shorty Industry Award submissions the agency was involved in, include all Shorty Industry submissions.

Social Bonus - Judges will award a social bonus to Industry Award entries that are shared the most by clients, colleagues and industry experts. Direct people to your entry page where they can click one of the share buttons.
Imagination for Best Social Media Agency Passion. Quality. Agility. These words embody the spirit of Imagination. To execute winning social media content across multiple, diverse clients we have assembled a passionate, versatile team who are able to create quality work at a pace ideal for these evolving platforms. Our high quality content connects and engages the target audience at the right...
Revolutionizing College Admissions with 7Summits and MSOE Milwaukee School of Engineering (MSOE) and 7Summits are revolutionizing the college admissions process. MSOE's new online community, Bridge, was brought to life by social business agency 7Summits and is designed to provide prospective students, parents and counselors with a place to deepen engagement throughout the admissions process. Bridge provides a pl...
The Most Likeable Social Media Agency Likeable Media was founded in 2006 after Dave and Carrie Kerpen exchanged vows during their sponsored ballpark wedding. The ceremony was so likeable that a few weeks later the Kerpens began getting calls from their vendors asking what was next. Since they couldn't get married again, they decided to start a company instead. What started as, literally, a “m...
ICED MEDIA "DIGITAL PIONEERS" ICED Media is a best-in-class boutique digital agency. Founded in 1999, we remain at the forefront of harnessing consumer adoption of emerging technology to meet business objectives for our clients, with services evolving to innovate ahead of the market. Our services include: Digital Strategy, Community Management, Web and Mobile Dev...

8th Annual Shorty Award Categories

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 8th Annual Shorty Awards ceremony will be held April 2016 in NYC and will be live streamed internationally.