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The Oscars of Social Media
Monday, April 07, 2014 at 06:30 PM   $240
Times Center @ NY Times, 242 W 41st St
 
     
 
 
              

              

 
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<P><SPAN STYLE="background-color: rgba(255, 255, 255, 0.921569); color: #222222; font-family: 'Helvetica Neue', Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; text-align: -webkit-auto;"><BR><SPAN STYLE="color: #000000;">The Shorty Awards are back for the sixth year, honoring the best people and organizations producing short-form, real-time social media content.</SPAN></SPAN></P>
<P STYLE="line-height: 18px; padding-top: 0px; padding-right: 0px; padding-bottom: 8px; padding-left: 0px; font-family: 'Helvetica Neue', Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; margin: 0px;"><SPAN STYLE="color: #000000;"><SPAN STYLE="font-size: 13px; text-align: -webkit-auto; background-color: rgba(255, 255, 255, 0.921569); font-family: 'Helvetica Neue', Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif;">Previous Shorty Awards ceremonies welcomed The Daily Show's <STRONG>Samantha Bee</STRONG> and <STRONG>Jason Jones</STRONG>, <STRONG>Aasif Mandvi</STRONG>, <STRONG>Tiffani Thiessen</STRONG>,<STRONG>Jerry Stiller</STRONG>, <STRONG>Anne Meara</STRONG>, <STRONG>Kiefer Sutherland</STRONG>,<STRONG>Jim Gaffigan</STRONG>, <STRONG>Amanda Palmer</STRONG>, <STRONG>Conan O'Brien</STRONG>, <STRONG>Cory Booker</STRONG>, Sesame Street's <STRONG>Grover</STRONG>, <STRONG>Ted Leo</STRONG>, <STRONG>Shaquille O'Neal</STRONG>, <STRONG>Stephen Fry</STRONG>, <STRONG>Suze Orman</STRONG>, <STRONG>Rachel Maddow,</STRONG><STRONG>William Shatner, James Urbaniak, Miss Teen USA Logan West, <STRONG STYLE="color: #222222; font-family: 'Helvetica Neue', Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; font-size: small; line-height: 18px;">Kristian Nairn, Hannibal Buress, Carrie Keagan, Chris Hardwick, David Karp, Coco Rocha, George Takei, Jimmy Kimmel</STRONG></STRONG>and <STRONG>Felecia Day</STRONG> to the stage and via video.</SPAN><SPAN STYLE="font-size: 13px; text-align: -webkit-auto; background-color: rgba(255, 255, 255, 0.921569); font-family: 'Helvetica Neue', Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif;">Finalists and fans fly in from around the world to attend.</SPAN></SPAN></P>
<DIV STYLE="color: #222222; font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; text-align: -webkit-auto; background-color: rgba(255, 255, 255, 0.917969);"><SPAN STYLE="color: #000000;"><SPAN STYLE="font-family: 'Helvetica Neue', Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif;">Watch some <SPAN STYLE="color: #0000ff;"><A HREF="http://shortyawards.com/videos"><SPAN STYLE="color: #0000ff;">video clips from last year's Shorty Night</SPAN></A></SPAN>, check out <SPAN STYLE="color: #0000ff;"><A HREF="http://shortyawards.com/press"><SPAN STYLE="color: #0000ff;">what the press had to say</SPAN></A></SPAN>,</SPAN><SPAN STYLE="font-family: 'Helvetica Neue', Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif;">and get ready for the biggest Shortys ever!</SPAN></SPAN></DIV>
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<DIV STYLE="color: #222222; font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; text-align: -webkit-auto; background-color: rgba(255, 255, 255, 0.917969);"><SPAN STYLE="font-family: 'Helvetica Neue', Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif;">Be sure you also register for the Shorty Awards Afterparty (details TBA).</SPAN></DIV>
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<P CLASS="p4"><STRONG>Accomodations</STRONG></P>
<P><STRONG>Tribeca Grand:</STRONG><BR><EM>Centrally located in one of Manhattan's most unique and rapidly-evolving neighborhoods, the Tribeca Grand Hotel updates the mid-twentieth-century ideal of stylish, ultramodern travel for the millennium. Through a combination of eye-catching interiors, extensive technological amenities, and 24-hour guest services, it offers visitors an exclusive luxury lifestyle hotel experience. Rates are valid through March 7th, 2014</EM>.<BR> <BR>1) Use Group Code SHO040614 on our website<BR>2) Call our reservations line at 212.519.6600<BR>3) Follow the Link: <A HREF="https://gc.synxis.com/rez.aspx?Hotel=22132&Chain=8777&group=SHO040614" TARGET="_blank">Shorty Awards 2014</A></P>
<P><STRONG>Hilton Times Square:</STRONG><BR><EM>The Hilton Times Square is a sleek, landmark hotel that was built in 2000 and soars 44 stories above Manhattan. This upscale, full service hotel is located on famous 42nd Street in the heart of Times Square. Guests of this boutique-style hotel will enjoy its 460 contemporary guestrooms with amenities; Fitness Center, Business Center, evening room service and Zagat rated Restaurant Above (located in the lobby). Rates are valid through February 6th, 2014.</EM></P>
<P><EM>1) To make a reservation for the Hilton Times Square, <A HREF="http://www.hilton.com/en/hi/groups/personalized/N/NYCTSHF-HORSE-20140406/index.jhtml" TARGET="_blank">click this link</A>.</EM></P>
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<P CLASS="p2"><SPAN STYLE="color: #000000;"><STRONG>Event Details</STRONG></SPAN></P>
<P CLASS="p2"><SPAN STYLE="color: #000000;">The Sixth Annual Shorty Awards will be held at the<SPAN STYLE="color: #0000ff;"><A HREF="http://thetimescenter.com/"><SPAN CLASS="s1" STYLE="color: #0000ff;">TheTimesCenter</SPAN></A></SPAN>in The New York Times Tower, located in the Times Square area of Manhattan.</SPAN></P>
<P CLASS="p2"><SPAN STYLE="color: #000000;">The live awards ceremony will take place in the theater, where there are a limited number of seats. Cocktail-only ticket holders can network and watch a live stream of the event on screens in The Hall. After the ceremony, finalists, winners, and theater attendees will gather in The Hall for cocktails.</SPAN></P>
<P CLASS="p2"><SPAN STYLE="color: #000000;">All tickets include open bar and hors d'oeuvres.</SPAN></P>
<P CLASS="p2"><SPAN STYLE="color: #000000;">Early bird tickets are available until February 7th. After that, theater tickets will be $340, and cocktail-only will be $190. Ticket refunds are not available after March 17.</SPAN></P>
<P CLASS="p2"><SPAN STYLE="color: #000000;">Seating is limited, so be sure to purchase your tickets as soon as possible!</SPAN></P>
<P CLASS="p2"><SPAN STYLE="color: #000000;">For partnership and sponsorship opportunities, please email <SPAN STYLE="color: #0000ff;"><A HREF="mailto:zachary@shortyawards.com"><SPAN STYLE="color: #0000ff;">zachary@shortyawards.com</SPAN></A></SPAN>. Learn more about the awards at<SPAN STYLE="color: #0000ff;"><A HREF="http://shortyawards.com/"><SPAN CLASS="s1" STYLE="color: #0000ff;">ShortyAwards.com</SPAN></A></SPAN>.</SPAN></P>
<P CLASS="p2"><SPAN STYLE="color: #000000;">If you are under 21 and attending the event, please email <SPAN STYLE="color: #0000ff;"><A HREF="mailto:zachary@shortyawards.com" TARGET="_blank"><SPAN STYLE="color: #0000ff;">zachary@shortyawards.com</SPAN></A></SPAN> before purchasing your ticket.</SPAN></P>
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