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 12th Annual Shorty Awards Best use of Call to Action

This award honors the best use of a call to action in a social media marketing campaign.

See previous winners and honorees here.

Nominees

"The Sopranos"
Never before have so many quality shows vied for our eyeballs. While the classic tagline “It’s not …
#PauseToRemember
On Remembrance Day 2019, the Royal Canadian Legion, a respected organization that supports military…
#SponCon Vows
In August 2019, Hotels.com and Hulu partnered on a hilarious brand integration within “Four Wedding…
winner
#UnravelHate
Toronto-based apparel brand Peace Collective aims to capture cultural sentiment in the clothing the…
finalist
silver honor
Back to School Essentials
Our mission was critical and timely: roll-out a strategically timed social campaign to jolt a count…
finalist
Beauty Mark
Beauty standards are impossible. Women face tremendous pressure to keep up with ideal images, and i…
Bullfit Detectors
Today, our social feeds make it look like the world is full of ‘perfect’ people. From the many fitn…
DQ Happy Hypothesis
DQ competes in a highly competitive category among titans like McDonalds, Burger King and Wendy’s. …
finalist
gold honor
Dodge the Bullet
The Coalition for Gun Control was founded in the wake of the Montreal Massacre in 1989, one of the …
finalist
Giant Poo
Over a decade ago, Suzy Batiz founded Poo~Pourri and has worked to destigmatize the shame in someth…
Giving Tuesday Filter
To develop a creative way to tell the story of the brand’s mission and foundation in an engaging an…
Hulu's Wu-Tang Name Generator
Wu-Tang Clan ain’t nothing to f*ck with. Going into Season 1 of the Hulu original series, Wu-Tang: …
Logitech's National #WFANYWHEREWEEK2019
Leverage social media, PR and partner outreach to position Logitech brands as leaders in the evolut…
finalist
bronze honor
audience honor
Nad & Tad
Testicular cancer is the most common cancer in males ages 15-34, yet most guys this age aren’t awar…
Natural Light Summer Intern
The job market for young adults these days is notoriously difficult - the unemployment rate for rec…
RENT SING-A-LONG FAN MUSIC VIDEO
To celebrate the return of one of the most beloved musicals of all time, FOX turned to fans to crea…
finalist
Stop the execution of Rodney Reed
In July 2019, Innocence Project client Rodney Reed, who had been on death row since 1998 for a murd…
The Cure for Chinese Restaurant Syndrome
MSG (Monosodium Glutamate) is one of the world’s most popular ingredients. But in the United States…
Walmart #DealDropDance
Together, Walmart, Haworth Marketing + Media and Viacom enlisted Terry Crews, Rebel Wilson and othe…
finalist
Women Worth Watching
Before we get into this case study, I’d like to ask if you could take a moment and recall the last …
Zippo: Fight Fire With Fire
Fire is our oldest tool; one we’ve wielded for millennia to achieve incredible feats. Its power is …