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.

Health & Wellness

Everyone needs motivation to get moving and get in shape, and these are the people who are ready to lead the way. From nutritional tips on Twitter to YouTube workout regimens and Instagrammed inspiration for a healthier lifestyle, everything you need to be at your best can be found by following our nominees.

If you’re a health or fitness brand looking for recognition for your use of social media enter the Best in Health and Fitness Shorty Award.
BeautyBlends
Dutch blogger Sanne van Rooij creates beautiful dishes that burst with color, filled with healthy, fresh ingredients. As an enthusiast of all things #plantbased, Sanne fills her blog livingthegreenlife...
Black Girl In Om
An online “space for women of color to breathe easy,” Black Girl in Om promotes #SelfCare and #SelfLove by sharing wellness tips and support for communities of women often overlooked by traditional hol...
Dana Falsetti
Dana Falsetti “came to yoga as a last resort.” After years of struggling with her weight and confidence, she entered a yoga class and, despite feeling overwhelmed, started to find peace. Now she’s an a...
Dr. Andrew Weil
Truly the godfather of the modern health and wellbeing movement, Dr. Andrew Weil is a world-renowned guru of integrative medicine, nutrition, and healthy living. The author of countless cookbooks and s...
Hannah Bronfman
Founder of the health and lifestyle site HBFIT.com, the social media-savvy Hannah Bronfman began 2016 by announcing her @Hannahbgood Snapchat account, which was quickly featured as one of “The Best Sna...
Hello Glow
Stephanie Gerber founded her DIY blog HelloGlow.co as “a destination for natural wellness, nutrition and skincare,” with corresponding @helloglowblog social media feeds helping to bring her simple tips...
McKel Hill/Nutrition Stripped
Dietitian McKel Hill wants you to “Live whole. Eat well. Feel Amazing!” Her popular blog NutritionStripped.com is filled with wellness tips, natural beauty secrets, whole-food recipes, and so much more...
My New Roots
Canadian-born Sarah Britton farmed in the US, studied Holistic Nutrition in Toronto, and moved to Copenhagen, only to find she couldn’t practice with her overseas degree there. Not one to drag her feet...
Patrick Beach
Vinyasa yoga instructor Patrick Beach believes in “patience. persistence. poise.”—his all-lowercase Instagram comments underscoring his low-key temperament and humble practice. Regularly posting videos...
Sophie Gray
After struggling with low self-esteem and unrealistic targets for her health, Canadian personal trainer Sophie Gray started posting new, achievable goals and positive messages on Instagram. The respons...
Tara Stiles
“Here to help you be strong, focused and ridiculously happy,” global sensation Tara Stiles makes yoga accessible for everyone. With hundreds of thousands of followers across social media, and nearly 30...
The Body Coach TV
Creator of the popular “90-Day Shift, Shape and Sustain” online fitness and nutrition plan, @thebodycoach Joe Wicks is back with a series of Lean in 15 books, filled with quick recipes and short workou...

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.