Enter the 14th Annual Shorty Awards

The Shorty Awards honor the best of social media and digital. See categories below. The regular entry deadline is on February 10th, 2022.

From the 11th Annual Shorty Awards Best Location-Based Experience

This award recognizes companies that are using location-based experiences to enhance their customer experience. Specific examples are encouraged.

See previous winners and honorees here.


#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' …
Chef’s Cut: Dynamic Data Driven Dinners
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 locations in 130 countries and territories around the world. It gathers a wealth of 24/7 insights which are tapped to create el…
L.L.Bean Be an Outsider at Work
After more than 106 years in business, L.L.Bean was widely known as a fall and winter brand, represented in consumers' minds by the boots and flannel on the pages of its iconic catalogues.The brand set out to become known as a champion of time spent experiencing the shared joy of the outdoors year-around. As summer approached, L.L.Bean needed a wa…
Pantone Pantry by Tribute Portfolio
Marriott International's newest brand, Tribute Portfolio, set out to raise awareness for its family of indie-spirited hotels and reinforce the brand's positioning as a boutique hospitality brand, defined by the colorful and quirky hotels in its portfolio.The Pantone Pantry by Tribute Portfolio launched as a collaboration with Pantone Color Institu…
Warner Bros. Consumer Products - Get Animated Invasion
Warner Bros. is home to beloved animations and timeless characters celebrated around the world. With the resurgence of 90's trends across pop culture, we were tasked with tapping into millennial nostalgia and reimagining classic Warner Bros. characters through a contemporary lens. To creatively show how these franchises are still relevant with tod…