9th Annual Shorty Awards Categories

All finalists have been announced, stay tuned for more updates about the 9th Annual Shorty Awards on April 23, 2017

Brands & Organizations

The Shorty Awards honor the talented agencies, brands, and industry leaders behind the best and most innovative work on social media channels, campaigns, websites and applications.

Best in Retail and E-Commerce

Retail and e-commerce brands, e-commerce platforms and retail publications are eligible for this award. Objectives include exclusive deals to incentive social sharing, engaging existing customers and driving new traffic.

See previous winners and honorees here.


Adorama's "Top Photographer with Nigel Barker"
When someone sees an impactful image, they are often left with questions. Who shot this? How did they do it? And most importantly, can I do it too? Adorama's "Top Photographer with Nigel Barker" set ou...
The objective was to leverage social media this holiday season to create an awareness campaign for Jet.com, an online retailer known for saving people money.
JBL EON ONE Take Contest & Truck Tour
Our objective was to increase awareness of the new JBL EON ONE Professional PA system in retail and professional spaces. The primary goals included driving in-store and online sales while increasing br...
Ladylike Storyselling
We needed to drive engagement in H&M and its support for the Fall fashion collection, "LadyLike," elevating the campaign beyond the arena of fashion and creating a clear and credible connection between...
The We Know Game Show Ep. 1 ft. DJ Khaled & Billi / Episode 2 ft. Antonio Brown, DJ Khaled, Guest
Our objective was to create an integrated campaign that differentiated Champs Sports from their competitors, making it the primary retail destination—for the high school consumer who loves the lifestyl...
UNIQLO Uncover
UNIQLO is an innovative Japanese company that inspires the world to dress casual. Simple apparel with a not-so-simple purpose: to make your life better. Innovation is a fundamental brand value. UNIQLO'...


About the Shorty Awards

The Shorty Awards honor the best of social media.

Millions of people participate in The Shortys to recognize individuals and organizations producing great content on Twitter, Facebook, Tumblr, YouTube, Snapchat, Instagram, Vine and the rest of the social web.

The 9th Annual Shorty Awards will be held April 23, 2017 in NYC and streamed to the public.