The year's best producers of short* business content

*140 characters or less, on Twitter

The Shorty Awards honors the year's best content producers on Twitter.

The first annual Shorty Awards Ceremony was held on February 11, 2009. Read what the press had to say about it and watch video from the night. Get news about next year's awards and who to follow on Twitter by joining the email list, subscribing to the blog, or following @ShortyNews on Twitter.

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Shorty Awards Business Winners and Finalists

There were 5 finalists in this category.

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Top nominees in business

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barefoot_exec

@barefoot_exec

I vote for @barefoot_exec in the Shorty Awards Finals for #business because...she is a Business leader, nice person and humble

I vote for @barefoot_exec in the Shorty Awards Finals for #business cause it clearly delights her to help others succeed.

I vote for @barefoot_exec in the Shorty Awards Finals for #business cause she's committed to her vision, & to helping others.

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pawluxury

@pawluxury

I vote for @pawluxury in the Shorty Awards Finals for #business because they're Bark-tastic and love spoiling pets Healthy!

I vote for @pawluxury in the Shorty Awards Finals for #business because they're Bark-tastic and love spoiling pets Healthy!

I vote for @pawluxury in the Shorty Awards Finals for #business because the have the best doggie tweets ;)

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alex_jeffreys

@alex_jeffreys

I vote for @alex_jeffreys in the Shorty Awards Finals for #business because he has been an excellent mentor

I vote for @alex_jeffreys in the Shorty Awards Finals for #business because...Alex provides the best content in teaching ...

I vote for @alex_jeffreys in the Shorty Awards Finals for #business because...he's the real deal!

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mariaandros

@mariaandros

I vote for @mariaandros in the Shorty Awards Finals for #business because...she is positive & shares great info.

I vote for @mariaandros in the Shorty Awards Finals for #business because she realy seems genuine and sincere

I vote for @mariaandros in the Shorty Awards Finals for #business because she have some good keys to make goods better

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guykawasaki

@guykawasaki

I vote for @guykawasaki in the Shorty Awards Finals for #business because he's a good man to have in your social web corner ;)

I vote for @guykawasaki in the Shorty Awards Finals for #business because...he follows his followers back

I vote for @guykawasaki in the Shorty Awards Finals for #business

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capnsmackers

@capnsmackers

I nominate @capnsmackers for a Shorty Award in #business because he would look really cute freeze-dried in a snow globe!

I nominate @capnsmackers for a Shorty Award in #business because his personal brand synergy exceWHARRGARBL

I nominate @capnsmackers for a Shorty Award in #business because I <3 the underdog.

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JoelComm

@JoelComm

I recommend @JoelComm in the Shorty Award category #business because...

I nominate @JoelComm for a Shorty Award in #socialmedia b/c he rewrote 'Twas the night b/f XMas Twitter style; that's love.

@shortyawards we nominate @JoelComm for a Shorty Award in #socialmedia because his work promoting social media & helping others use them

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assistu

@assistu

I vote for @assistu in the Shorty Awards Finals for #brand because I like the name 'assistu' Peace to you!

I vote for @assistu in the Shorty Awards Finals for #education because Stacy founded the industry I work in and love!

I vote for @assistu in the Shorty Awards Finals for #brand because Stacy founded the industry I work in and love!

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jessicaknows

@jessicaknows

I nominate @jessicaknows for a Shorty Award in #business because she's a trailblazer who makes things happen.

I nominate @jessicaknows for an award in #socialmedia

I nominate @jessicaknows for a Shorty Award in #business because of her content contributions and networking abilities.

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websuccessdiva

@websuccessdiva

I nominate @websuccessdiva for a Shorty Award in #business because...I like her style and and wordpress information.

I nominate @websuccessdiva for a Shorty Award in #business because...Maria provides info on her site that really helped me.

I nominate @websuccessdiva for a Shorty Award in #business because Maria is consistently the best content provider I follow

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jpostman

@jpostman

I nominate @jpostman for a Shorty Award in #niceness because he has a strong sense of awarness

I nominate @jpostman for a Shorty Award in #business just because I feel like it

I nominate @jpostman for a Shorty Award in #business just because I feel like it

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tferriss

@tferriss

I nominate @tferriss for a Shorty Award in #business because he wrote an excellent book, and he's not Guy Kawasaki.

I nominate @tferriss for a Shorty Award in #business because he changed the way I think about lots of objectives in my life.

I nominate @tferriss for a Shorty Award in #business because...he redefined my business objectives!

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BenMack

@BenMack

I vote for @BenMack in the Shorty Awards Finals for #business because his ego needs nurturing... :)

I nominate @BenMack for a Shorty Award in #weird because a little voice in his head told me to.

I nominate @BenMack for a Shorty Award in #advertising because he's the man who created the Legend of Bad Ass, and that's cool

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ChrisBrogan

@ChrisBrogan

I vote for @ChrisBrogan in the Shorty Awards Finals for #socialmedia because 36,000 followers is what I define as 'social.'

I vote for @ChrisBrogan in the Shorty Awards Finals for #socialmedia because there is no one better.

I vote for @ChrisBrogan in the Shorty Awards Finals for #socialmedia b/c he is the social media KING (& a ridiculously nice)

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CameronHerold

@CameronHerold

I nominate @CameronHerold for a Shorty Award in #startups because he rapid fires instructions and mobilizes armies instantly!

I nominate @CameronHerold for a Shorty Award in #business because he is the master at organizing chaos and hyper growth

I nominate @CameronHerold for a Shorty Award in #weird because he's too normal, I just wish he'd be weird!

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monikahogando

@monikahogando

I nominate @monikahogando for a Shorty Award in #business because she actually got me on Twitter :)

I nominate @monikahogando for #business bc she is a kick in the pants 2 get my biz in gear.

I nominate @monikahogando for a Shorty Award in #business because she knows the power of the mindset in biz.

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izeainc

@izeainc

I nominate @izeainc for a Shorty Award in #business They are changing the world of blog marketing and social networking.

I nominate @izeainc for a Shorty Award in #business They are changing the way we view blog marketing and social networking.

I nominate @izeainc for a Shorty Award in #business because they've stood by their customers, both bloggers and advertisers.

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hrbartender

@hrbartender

I recommend @hrbartender in the Shorty Award category #brand because...you can still nominate after the deadline. Woo Hoo!

I recommend @hrbartender in the Shorty Award category #business because...you can still nominate after the deadline.

I nominate @hrbartender for a Shorty Award in #blogging because they've got a great Blog!

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jowyang

@jowyang

I nominate @jowyang for a Shorty Award in #socialmedia because his Marketing Profs webinar on Facebook was just brilliant

I nominate @jowyang for a Shorty Award in #socialmedia because his updates help us to understand Web 2.0 and beyond.

I nominate @jowyang for a Shorty Award in #brand because... he leads the pack with research and has a big heart!

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successfool

@successfool

I nominate @successfool 4 a Shorty Award in #brand #socialmedia he's really genuine& a wizard on how to be a rockstar online

I nominate @successfool for a Shorty Award in #brand because we should all learn from his branding/biz building example.

I nominate @successfool for a Shorty Award in #socialmedia because of his generosity of time, passion & encouragement

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thinkgeek

@thinkgeek

@shortyawards @thinkgeek #design The site's new look is definately an improvement! :D

I nom @thinkgeek for #business because without em my home would be ordinary n plain, and they provide excellent cust service!!

I nominate @thinkgeek for a Shorty Award in #business because of their awesome products and humorous tweets.

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stocktwits

@stocktwits

I vote for @stocktwits in the Shorty Awards Finals for #finance because... tha twits make me feel better

I vote for @stocktwits in the Shorty Awards Finals for #finance because...real time succinct, elegant, pungent commentary ...

I vote for @stocktwits in the Shorty Awards Finals for #finance because it's life info from real traders, not talkers.

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portentint

@portentint

I nominate @portentint for a Shorty Award in #business because his advice is actually useful

I nominate @portentint for a shorty in #business because he's the perfect combo of smart and snarky :D

I nominate @portentint for a Shorty Award in #business because Ian is a top notch guy :-)

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skydiver

@skydiver

I recommend @skydiver in the Shorty Award category #business because his HARO rocks!

I nominate @skydiver for a Shorty Award in #news because HARO is changing the news and PR worlds.

I nominate @skydiver for a Shorty Award in #business - HARO has been a game changer for ordinary folks wanting PR

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TheDudeDean

@TheDudeDean

I vote for @TheDudeDean in the Shorty Awards Finals for #tech because I am a bad mofo wallet owner and I didn't buy any tweets

I vote for @TheDudeDean in the Shorty Awards Finals for #tech because he's amazing at SEO

I vote for @TheDudeDean in #tech because he asked. And asked.

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