#Batkid showed that everyone wants to connect and can participate with a great story thanks to social media.
San Francsico, CA (PRWEB) April 14, 2014
Clever Girls Collective, Inc. (http://clevergirlscollective.com), is honored to have won three Shorty Industry Awards for Best Twitter Campaign, Best Social Good Campaign, and Best Small Agency.
The Shorty Industry Awards honor the talented agencies, brands, and industry leaders behind the best social media channels, campaigns, websites, games, and applications. This year, Shorty Industry Awards doubled in size with entrants from around the world.
Every year, millions of people visit the Shorty Awards site to support their favorite social media content creators by tweeting nominations. The best agencies, brands, and social media professionals, judged by the Marketing and CMO juries of the Real-Time Academy of Short Form Arts and Sciences, were celebrated at a highly anticipated awards ceremony which took place on April 7th, 2014 in NYC.
Clever Girls Collective is the social media agency that created the social media plan that helped #Batkid go viral. On Friday, Nov. 15, 2013, five-year-old cancer fighter Miles, aka #Batkid, got his wish to become a superhero granted by the Greater Bay Area Make-A-Wish Foundation with support from a social media campaign created by Clever Girls Collective.
Clever Girls Collective recognizes the importance of social media and connecting with fans in an innovative way. “#Batkid showed that everyone wants to connect and can participate with a great story thanks to social media,” said Clever Girls Collective Founder, President, and Chief Evangelist Stefania Pomponi. “Miles’s story was pretty much the greatest story ever, and we were honored to assist the Greater Bay Area Make-A-Wish chapter in making his wish come true. Thank you to the Shorty Awards for honoring our efforts.”
About the Shorty Awards
The Shorty Awards honor the best of social media, recognizing the people and organizations producing real-time short form content across Twitter, Facebook, Tumblr, YouTube, Instagram, Vine, and the rest of the social Web. Millions of tweet-nominations were sent during the 6th Annual Shorty Awards nomination process. The Shorty Industry Awards honor the talented agencies, brands, and industry leaders behind the best social media channels, campaigns, websites, games, and applications.
Millions of people visit the Shorty Awards site every year to support their favorite social media content creators by tweeting nominations. The winners of the 6th Annual Shorty Awards, as chosen by The Academy, were revealed at the ceremony on April 7th, 2014 at TheTimesCenter at the New York Times building in New York City.
Previous Shorty Awards ceremonies welcomed The Daily Show's Samantha Bee and Jason Jones, Ricky Gervais, Aasif Mandvi, Tiffani Thiessen, Jerry Stiller, Anne Meara, Kiefer Sutherland, Jim Gaffigan, Amanda Palmer, Conan O'Brien, Cory Booker, Sesame Street's Grover, Ted Leo, Shaquille O'Neal, Stephen Fry, Suze Orman, Rachel Maddow, William Shatner, Carrie Keagan, Chris Hardwick, David Karp, Biz Stone, Coco Rocha, George Takei, Jimmy Kimmel and Felicia Day.
For more about #Batkid, please view our video “comic book” case study at the Clever Girls Collective Youtube channel: http://clvr.li/QwWux8.
For additional information, please contact: stefania(at)clevergirlscollective(dot)com.