13th Annual Shorty Awards Categories

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Journey to Build

Entered in Remote Production


Build It is a proprietary Verizon Media event series that is interactive, informational and inspirational for Builders, by Builders. Held twice a year, it’s our opportunity to reveal our newest and most exciting products and services on a global stage to our employees. It’s when we  demonstrate our customer-centric ecosystem strategy in action, and celebrate the Builders behind it. For the event in September 2020, Journey to Build It took the event to a new level.

Objectives and goals for the event included:


The mission of Journey to Build It  was to  make the virtual experience an engaging and educational showcase.. The solution was to make the event into a virtual two week showcase of the latest in Verizon products, going beyond the possibilities of a physical gathering. 13 products were showcased within 5 produced videos via remote production.

Features of the platform included: 


Attendees: 3,441 

Average Time Spent On Site: 25 minutes 

Secured all badges: 522 employees

250 employees received prizes (the first 250 to get all badges)


Total Comments (ALL): 6,402

Total Likes (ALL): 7,578



Produced by

Verizon Media

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