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 8th Annual Shorty Awards Best use of Live Streaming Video

This award honors the most effective and creative use of live streaming video by a brand, agency or organization. This award will recognize social media campaigns that incorporate live streaming video or overall brand presence on live video social media platforms such as Periscope, Meerkat and Twitch.

Nominees

Nestle Drumstick #FirstDayofSummer Livestream
Drumstick's mission is to spread the carefree spirit of summer. On the brand's most ownable day of …
#SciFriEdu on Periscope
For 25 years, the public radio show Science Friday has been a trusted name in science journalism – …
finalist
Applebee's Taste The Change
Applebee's has been around the social block a time or two. They have the trophies—and a few sexy sc…
BMW X1 What's Next
We were challenged to create a social conquest program for the BMW X1, the best vehicle in its cla…
Best Use of Live Streaming Video – American Horror Story: Hotel Live Red Carpet Periscope
A premiere event as opulent, haunting and spectacular as the one for American Horror Story: Hotel n…
Come Seek Live
There are long-standing negative perceptions of cruising among a new generation who hasn't cruised …
Coors Light Sacks
Coors Light has always been known as humorous and a bit cheeky. April Fools day was an opportunity …
Launching Pepsi's Periscope
In mid 2015, Pepsi was looking to launch its music initiative in a way that would engage millennial…
Love is On
With a deep heritage based on romance and glamour, Revlon decided to start a revolution in the crow…
MYER Spring '15 Runway to Live-Way
To launch the new Spring-Summer fashion season for MYER, Australia's largest retailer. With MYER's …
winner
Mr. Robot: Debt Deletion
To promote the premiere of USA Network's new show Mr. Robot, USA and ISL created a massive, first o…
finalist
PBS’ Big Blue Live
Surrounding the 3-night event of BIG BLUE LIVE, co-produced with BBC, a live TV broadcast to view t…
Periscoper Of The Year
The objective of Actor's Scope is to be able to provide, anyone who is in the entertainment indust…
Planes and Periscope: an airport shares the love of flight with live airfield video
Tampa International Airport used Periscope to promote flights, build brand loyalty, develop a commu…
Qantas Periscope
As Qantas jumped on the emerging platform Periscope, we had two goals: to give viewers a behind-the…
Skyscanner #24hPeriscope - Exploring the world in a day
#24hPeriscope took travellers on a journey to 24 different locations around the world in one day th…
Slot Car Holiday Heats
Acura asked us to activate their "Oh What Fun It Is To Drive" Winter Sales Event by reinventing a h…
SourceFed Live
SourceFed Live was a first of its kind - an online late night variety live show that broadcasted fr…
finalist
Taco Bell #liVeMAs at the VMAs
Taco Bell set forth to reinforce its presence in the QSR sector, proving that food is not just fuel…
The BMW M2 Live Launch
The M2 is the most anticipated "driver's car" of the year for BMW's greatest fans. Interested drive…
The Tonight Show starring Jimmy Fallon
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon engages with our viewers and fans all day, every day. The sh…
The Young Turks
The Young Turks were the first original talk show on Sirius satellite radio and the first live, dai…
Tidy Cats 360 Video
Tidy was advised by legal to pause all social paid, product-focused content in December due to a si…
Turkish Airlines Periscope Flight
With the understanding "Sky is the limit." Turkish Airlines, one of the greatest airline company in…
Undateable: Live via Periscope
For this season of Undateable, NBC chose to do something that had not been done in decades: air eve…
finalist
WWE Tough Enough
The return of WWE's reality show WWE Tough Enough to USA Network introduced viewers to one of our m…
White Castle’s Turkey Slider Drone Periscope Event
We were tasked with developing creative ways to launch a limited time only (LTO) product in order t…