11th Annual Shorty Awards Categories


See below for official categories. Entries close and voting ends on February 21st, 2019 at 11:59pm ET.

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 in Hospitality

Hotels, home-sharing and home rental companies are eligible for this award. Objectives may include gathering consumer trust, promotions and deals, loyalty programs and thought leadership in the hospitality space.

See previous winners and honorees here.

Finalists

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#DCmoments City Guides
Our #DCmoments City Guides were designed as a unique digital amenity allowing existing and prospective guests to uncover the distinctive beauty and cultures woven throughout each of our iconic city hotel locations. Motivated primarily by our guest-centric focus, our #DCmoments City Guides were established as an innovative extension to our guests...
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#GoneToGurneys
Our team set out to drive awareness and preference for Gurney's Montauk Resort & Seawater Spa within the competitive luxury Hamptons market. The goal was to capture the attention, desire, and bookings of mature audiences, over the age of 35, within drive markets for The Hamptons, competing against rental homes and VRBO/Airbnb rentals. This was d...
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Chef’s Cut: Insightful Social Shares
Marriott International's real-time social media command center, M Live, uses cutting-edge geo-fencing technology to identify trends shared publicly by guests on Instagram, Twitter, and Weibo across all 6,900+ of its hotel properties in 130 countries and territories around the world. It gathers a wealth of 24/7 insights which are tapped to create...
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Days Inn + Fatherly Making Travel Baseball Brighter
At Days Inn, we're all about making our time together brighter. We're your cheer captain that encourages families to travel, bond and make great memories. As a family-first brand, we want to make sure we all make the most of our time together, especially when it means spending time with your kids and showing them the importance of letting them f...
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Hyatt Place and Hyatt House: You’ve Come Too Far to Settle Now 2018
Modern business travelers often seek their personal and professional growth opportunities while far from home. These high-performance professionals are the core target of the Hyatt Place and Hyatt House brands.The majority of business travelers aim to be as productive when traveling as they are in the office. Where they stay is pivotal to meetin...
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ROADM8 – The Ultimate Road Trip Companion
A great vacation starts with a super road trip. And you can't have a super road trip without super road mates. We should know…because that's what we've been, it's what we are, and it's why we'll always be a super ROADM8.Highlighting more than $100 million in renovations at its hotels across North America, Super 8 by Wyndham®—the world's largest ...

Nominees

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, YouTube, Instagram, Twitch, TikTok, and the rest of the social web.

The 11th annual shorty awards will be held may 5, 2019 in nyc.