THE 14TH ANNUAL SHORTY AWARDS

The Shorty Awards honor the best of social media and digital. View this season's finalists!

Event & Experiential

This award honors the most notable execution of an event, activation or installation. Includes virtual, hybrid experiences, etc.

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'Tis The Grinch Holiday Podcast
Cuddly as a cactus and charming as an eel, he’s your new favorite snarky talk show host. Join The G…
34th Annual GLAAD Media Awards
The goal of the GLAAD Media Awards  is to honor and celebrate fair, accurate, and inclusive represe…
All American Games 2023
Whether you were live at the Toyota Center in Houston alongside Lebron James cheering on the heart-…
Babylist Beverly Hills Showroom & Shop
Babylist, the leading digital destination for growing families, knows that becoming a parent is inc…
ChiefX (Chief’s inaugural conference)
The past few years have brought a vast array of challenges for leaders – from emerging technologies…
Cleft Con 2023
Smile Train has been fortunate to earn the support of many Americans with clefts. We consider ourse…
Cop28: ACT. UNITE. DELIVER.
The 2023 COP28 UN Climate Change Conference was poised to be positioned as a critical moment in glo…
Dare in the Air
Skydive Dubai is THE provider of adrenaline-fuelled experiences in Dubai. Even so, they do compete …
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Exhibit C: A True Crime Experience Live
To build brand awareness for its #1 most downloaded genre, Wondery brought its "Exhibit C" portfoli…
Final Fantasy XVI Pre-Launch Celebration
Our ultimate goal was to celebrate the release of FINAL FANTASY XVI by producing a community-focuse…
HBO Max Coffeehouse at SXSW 2023
For SXSW 2023, Max (then HBO Max) wanted to go BIG, aiming to activate in an inclusive and impactfu…
Heidi Halloween X Cirque du Soleil 2023
Heidi Klum, renowned for her spectacular Halloween costumes, wanted to push the creative limits of …
IZZE | Roll In
Between 2020 and 2022, extreme roller skating exploded. Social mentions passed 7 billion, search tr…
K-Pop Fan Engagement at UBS Arena
UBS Arena is a state-of-the-art venue designed to elevate the fan experience to unprecedented heigh…
Lenovo Tech World 2023
Tech World is Lenovo’s annual flagship event that brings together industry leaders, global CEOs, cu…
Lysol's Battling Bac
When Lysol wanted to continue its "World's Stinkiest Sock" campaign for 2023, it wanted something d…
Mardi Gras at MCO: Bringing Beads to Orlando International Airport
People dread the airport. From long checked bag lines (and those pesky checked bag fees) to taking …
Marriott Bonvoy’s 2023 Billboard Music Awards Presenting Partnership
In 2023, Marriott Bonvoy sought to increase their portfolio brand perception by creating engaging c…
Max Presents: The Art of Drag
Max and its LGBTQ+ community platform Human By Orientation set out to activate in Miami during Art …
Max Pride 2023
At the end of May 2023, the new Max streaming platform launched in the United States. The service u…
NBA All-Star 2024 Takes Over Indianapolis Airport
Every year the NBA All-Star Weekend is held in a different major city, and one of the major questio…
Only Murders in the Building Backstage at the Goosebury Experience
Hulu Original mystery-comedy “Only Murders in the Building” follows three strangers (Steve Martin, …
P&G Battle of the Paddles
Ahead of Super Bowl LVII in Phoenix, P&G set out to create branded sports content that highlighted …
Play by the Rules
The Geneva Conventions were adopted more than 70 years ago to protect the humanitarian rights of in…
Quantum Leap HQ
With season two of its high priority show Quantum Leap premiering in the fall, NBC needed to drum u…
Quest 2023 by Power Home Remodeling
Twelve years ago, Power Home Remodeling (“POWER”) launched a massive end-of-year celebration in Can…
Rennsport Reunion 7: The Biggest Porsche Event in the World
Overview: Rennsport Reunion is the world’s largest event for the Porsche passionate, attracting …
SEPHORiA: House of Beauty
THE ASK  Transform Sephora’s biggest beauty event of the year – SEPHORiA – into a hybrid experie…
Search Moist
Kraft Real Mayo’s velvety-smooth texture makes any one-note dish creamier, more lively and more sat…
Sylvania EyeCARe
Unfortunately, most people don’t think about automotive lighting until a bulb burns out. Unlike oil…
TD Garden and TD Bank Renaming Rights Activation
TD Garden, located in Boston, Massachusetts, is an iconic venue deeply rooted in the city's history…
The Girls Are Eating
she/they ate (v): The colloquial term used to describe someone doing a great job at something re…
The Luxury Collection – Pâtisserie Reimagined with Laila Gohar
This year, The Luxury Collection announced its first-ever epicurean Global Explorer — Laila Gohar. …
The Ritz-Carlton, Budapest Hungarian Grand Prix Art Activation
Heading into the 2023 Hungarian Grand Prix, The Ritz-Carlton wanted to share the thrill and excitem…
Twitch Social x TwitchCon Las Vegas 2023
What it is: TwitchCon is a 30K attendee convention that gathers streamers and their communities to …
Vintage Shopping with the Minnesota Vikings
The Minnesota Vikings Entertainment Network hosted a local vintage pop-up shop inside of our second…
W Hotels x Cercle
W Hotels’ authentic passion for music has always set us apart from other brands in the luxury trave…
Warrior S3 - Interactive AR Mural Experience
The legacy of Bruce Lee carries on in Max Original Series Warrior, based on Lee’s writings. Warrior…