THE 14TH ANNUAL SHORTY AWARDS

The Shorty Awards honor the best of social media and digital. View this season's finalists!

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From the 10th Annual Shorty Awards Best in Travel and Tourism

Tourism boards and services as well as travel and transportation brands and publications will be eligible for this award. Objectives include gaining consumer trust, improving loyalty through promotions and deals and excelling in customer service.

See previous winners and honorees here.

Nominees

Airport Heroes III
There are over 73,000 staff working at Hong Kong International Airport (HKIA), working round the cl…
Alaska Airlines: Ugly Sweater Day
After acquiring Virgin America, Alaska Airlines added an additional 33 routes from the West Coast a…
finalist
Carnival Cruise Line - Bill the Mystical Sloth
Carnival Cruise Line is on a mission to make sure that Summer Solstice, the longest day of the year…
Cathay Pacific "Boarding Pass to Asia" Experiences
The goal of this campaign was to transport New Yorkers to different parts of Asia through the myria…
Flavors Of Philly: Putting Philly Restaurants on the Map
Philadelphia instantly brings to mind thoughts of cheesesteak perfection and warm, soft pretzels…
Fliggy Single's Day
China's Single's Day serves as world's largest online shopping event, with 2017 observing a record-…
Get Packing!
Board games are a popular and timeless tradition during the holidays. Their primary function is to …
finalist
audience honor
Hertz 2017 Content Marketing Program
Objective: Leverage branded content to position Hertz as the conduit through which travelers can re…
I LOVE NEW YORK - Travel and Tourism - I LOVE NEW YORK, GLOW
After conducting extensive consumer research, we found that New York State's endless array of uniqu…
winner
Little Tickets
Parents know family vacations are important. Yet, they still don't take them. So how do you convinc…
NYC & Company
True York City is an integrated campaign designed to attract Travelers: those who come here for a …
Office Souvenirs
91% of all American adults say their favorite memories come from vacations. And yet, in 2017 more t…
finalist
Pure Michigan: Fall & Seek Campaign
Fall is a beautiful season in Michigan. With more than 600 miles between the northernmost point …
SeekDeeper
We wanted to get on the radar of young, tech-savvy travelers by using nontraditional means, driven …
Spike and Carnival Present: Lip Sync Battle
Carnival Cruise Line, a new marketing partner to Viacom, wanted to kick off their 2017 cruise seaso…
The Germany Travel Show
The German National Tourist Board is faced with the challenge of coming up with new ways of present…
finalist
Thrillist's United States of Awesome
Thrillist's mission is to Live Life to the Thrillist, and we achieve that by showing readers how to…
Travelzoo and Tourism Ireland Digital Partnership (@tourismireland #GoToIreland#loveireland)
On March 3, 2017, Global travel deals publisher Travelzoo announced a digital partnership with Tour…
finalist
Visit Utah - More Mountain Time
To educate and inspire winter enthusiasts to travel and explore the natural beauty that Utah has to…
WestJet Christmas Miracle: 12 Flights of Christmas
At a time of year when stress levels run high for travellers, WestJet aspired to spread the joy of …