9th Annual Shorty Awards Categories

Voting for Influencers, Brands and Organizations is now open until February 16th!
We are now accepting entries for the 9th Annual Shorty Awards. The Regular deadline to enter your Brand or Organization is February 9th, 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.

Best use of Branded Content

This award honors those most effective and creative incorporation of branded content by a brand, agency or organization.
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#CatsOnAPlane | Thomas Cook Airlines
Catch was tasked with creating a disruptive social campaign for the Thomas Cook Airlines Group, which includes Thomas Cook Airlines UK and its sister airline Condor in Germany. The campaign objectiv...
Dole Packaged Foods - Social Media Content
Social Control teamed up with Dole just as the brand was re-launching as Dole Sunshine. We needed to make sure that our content strategy could stay fluid and adaptable through all of the changes going ...
Häagen-Dazs Elevates Ice Cream with NYC Millennials
The primary objective of this campaign was to highlight the in a fun and accessible, yet aspiration way, the Häagen-Dazs BOGO (buy one get one) promotions and sampling events at Duane Reade and Walgree...
Royal Basmati Social Media Content
When we began working with Royal Basmati Rice, they had no established online presence whatsoever. They also wanted us to stress focus on just one product – Basmati rice. Keeping these two challenges i...
Skipping Ads
Hotels.com is the obvious choice for booking hotels and in the US they have been using their biggest fan, Captain Obvious, as an obvious-speaking brand advocate. In mid-2016 we took Captain Obvious ac...
XFINITY Movers Edge x BuzzFeed
To ease the hassle of moving, XFINITY partnered with BuzzFeed to launch a multi-platform marketing campaign for its "Movers Edge" service, available to Xfinity subscribers. The program kicked off in Ju...

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.