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Special Project

Special Project

From the 15th Annual Shorty Awards Travel & Tourism

This award honors the most effective and creatibe use of social media or digital by tourism boards and services as well as travel and transportation brands and publications. Objectives may include (but are not limited to) gaining consumer trust, improving loyalty through promotions and deals and excelling in customer service.

See previous winners and honorees here.


"Horse Kicks"
As a Convention and Visitors Bureau, VisitLEX’s primary business objective is twofold:  Bo…
30 Stays 300 Days
The objective of this project was to effectively engage and captivate the TikTok community through …
gold honor
Expedia #TravelTheAds
The average consumer loves stuff. And during the pandemic, many of us were buying an endless number…
Giddam - Never Retreat
In a country that has been receiving an unjust negative wrap in media outlets throughout the world …
Good Leads The Way
For their first campaign in over a decade, United Airlines made the bold choice to re-introduce its…
Lost Yet Found Rebrand Campaign
The Bermuda Tourism Authority (BTA) initiated campaign with rollout focused around the release of t…
Since the start of the pandemic, RVshare has observed new consumers discovering the truly unique ad…
silver honor
audience honor
Runway Runway
After the pandemic lockdowns, small businesses were suffering–and that had particular significance …
bronze honor
Ski for All (Case Study)
Brands in the economy lodging category generally lack differentiation, leaving travelers to pick wh…
The Noble House Road Trip - a digital call to influencers to share how they travel for good
In 2022, the boutique hotel brand Noble House Hotels & Resorts and the world’s largest peer-to-peer…
bronze honor
Tourism Australia x The Wiggles: Holiday the Wiggly Way by Digitas ANZ
In 2021, with borders still closed, tourist visitation in Australia was way down. To support the in…