Asian Television Awards recognised for its social media excellence
It has reached the finals in all 5 categories that it had entered at the Shorty Awards.
March 21, 2017
By James Chen
The Asian Television Awards has reached the finals of the 9th Annual Shorty Awards for the first time. The 5 categories that it has been shortlisted in include: Asia, Emerging Platform, Live Event Coverage, Twitter Partnership and Weibo.
Other the finalists of this year’s awards include the EMMY Awards, iHeartRadio Music Awards, the iHeartRadio Music Festival, MTV EMA and Singapore Tourism Board.
Every year the Shorty Awards honours the best work across social media’s vast and growing landscape, in what is widely recognised as the Oscars of the Social Media. Now in its ninth year, it continues to recognise the most innovative, creative, and culturally relevant brands, organisations, agencies and influencers on social media.
Finalists were selected by the Real Time Academy of Short Form Arts & Sciences, whose members the includes CMO of GE, Linda Boff, Apple Co-founder Steve “Woz” Wozniak and Instagram Co-Founder Mike Krieger and more.
Winners will be announced during the ceremony on Sunday, 23 April in New York City.