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 use of Instagram Story

This award honors the most effective and creative use of an Instagram Story by a brand, agency, or organization.

See previous winners and honorees here.

Nominees

finalist
ASICS® Tap to Fly Challenge
ASICS® released three shoes utilizing their Flytefoam® technology as part of the "Feel Fast" camp…
finalist
Adidas NMD Campaign
The Adidas NMD footwear line was designed for the "Urban Nomad"—on-the-go creators who spend most o…
Best Use of Instagram
The objective of the IBM Instagram account is to showcase the global scale of our technology, peop…
Bloomberg's Instagram Stories
Instagram Stories offer an opportunity for Bloomberg to showcase the best of its financial, technol…
Chicago Bulls/BMO Harris Bank - Alone at Home
BMO Harris Bank and the Chicago Bulls have a longstanding partnership and have worked together on a…
Lemoncello Gamified Teaser
Based on the bestselling book, Nickelodeon's newest movie, Escape From Mr. Lemoncello's Library in…
Marriott Rewards: NFL Gamified Instagram Stories
Marriott Rewards and the National Football League (NFL) enjoy a year-long partnership designed to e…
finalist
gold honor
NowThis Instagram Story: Vegas Victims Tribute
On October 1, 2017, the most horrific and deadly domestic mass shooting took place in Las Vegas, Ne…
Surface Pro Solar System Instagram Story
The buzz around the solar eclipse continued to build in the weeks leading up to August 21st, 2017. …
winner
audience honor
Tap of War
We had the task of breaking into a new media for the brand: Instagram Stories. Sounds like a norma…
The 2017 iHeartRadio Jingle Ball Tour Diaries
To celebrate the nationwide iHeartRadio Jingle Ball Tour, iHeartRadio gave fans an intimate look at…
finalist
The Citi JOYTM Ball Pit: BuzzFeed Live Instagram Stories
2017 marked the launch of a bold, new Citi brandcampaign challenging "how a bank can make you feel.…
The Germany Travel Show
The German National Tourist Board is faced with the challenge of coming up with new ways of present…
The Good Place
Building anticipation for the Season 2 premiere of The Good Place, we wanted to bring fans into Mic…
WWE: Finn Bálor's Dangerous Arsenal
As the first-ever Universal Champion and a clear-cut fan favorite, Finn Bálor has quickly become on…
Will & Grace
The world of Will & Grace offers more than a queer quip and a stiff drink on Thursday night. We wan…
Y-3 Multi-Cam / Split-Screen Instagram Live Coverage
With the launch of Instagram Live happening just a couple months prior, brands at Paris Fashion Wee…
adidas Originals Chapter 3 Brand Film Instagram Story
We were tasked by adidas Originals to create a socially-native piece of content to accompany the F/…
adidas Originals NMD Exclusive Glitch Camo
We were tasked by adidas Originals to create a shoe campaign to name and promote an exclusive versi…
adidas Originals Superstar Instagram Story
We were tasked by adidas Originals to introduce the next generation of influencers for the Supersta…
finalist
silver honor
“Walkers in LA” – AMC The Walking Dead Season 8 Premiere
We needed to create anticipation and excitement for the premiere for Season 8 of AMC's The Walking …