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Carel Pedre was nominated for a Shorty Award!

I'm a cool guy. Full of ideas and ideals. I want to make things happen and I stand up for myself and others when I have to. Music is my life and speaking to the masses makes me happy. I live these emotions and others intensely everyday.

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Carel Pedre (carelpedre on Twitter) was nominated for a Shorty Award(You can still submit a vote for fun, but the actual contest is over)

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100Prayingwomen
100Prayingwomen I recommend @CarelPedre in the Shorty Award category #innovation because of the outstanding work he is doing in Haiti.
Ash Theo
Ash Theo I recommend @carelpedre in the Shorty Award category #innovation because...
Dme
Dme I recommend @CarelPedre in the Shorty Award category #innovation because he help when no one was there to help.
Candace Carpenter
Candace Carpenter I recommend @carelpedre in the Shorty Award category #innovation because... very informative on the ground re: Haiti..
Amstyl Polycarpe
Amstyl Polycarpe I recommend @carelpedre in the Shorty Award category #innovation because of his live Morning Show in #Haiti tweets
Steven Polakoff
Steven Polakoff I recommend @carelpedre in the Shorty Award category #innovation because he enrolls you with his tweets
Guyrlaine Sarazin
Guyrlaine Sarazin I recommend @carelpedre in the Shorty Award category #innovation because...
Wordpress Hosts
Wordpress Hosts I recommend @carelpedre in the Shorty Award category #innovation because he has done so much to help the helpless.
Jean Luxcien
Jean Luxcien I recommend @carelpedre in the Shorty Award category #innovation because...
A. Rockett Kirwin
A. Rockett Kirwin I recommend @carelpedre in the Shorty Award category #innovation His novel use of Twitter has brought aid to Haiti
Randall Cook
Randall Cook I recommend @carelpedre in the Shorty Award category #innovation because...of his use of SM to save lives in #Haiti.
EDITH
EDITH I recommend @CARELPEDRE in the Shorty Award category #innovation because...
WHITE
WHITE I vote for @carelpedre for a Shorty Award in #innovation because he's finding innovative ways to help #Haiti #haiti
Pais Online
Pais Online I vote for @carelpedre for a Shorty Award in #innovation because he's using social media in a meaningful way in Haiti
Emilie Saada
Emilie Saada I vote for @carelpedre for a Shorty Award in #innovation because he is showing the world what 2.0 is really about
dominique brun
dominique brun I vote for @carelpedre for a Shorty Award in #innovation because he was in the streets of #haiti, helping with tweeter.
Guillaume-A. Vaval
Guillaume-A. Vaval I vote for @carelpedre for a Shorty Award in #innovation because he is using the internet and twitter to rebuild #Haiti
Lesley Maglapit
Lesley Maglapit I vote for @carelpedre for a Shorty Award in #innovation because...he's doing an amazing job to help #haiti
Suzi LeVeaux
Suzi LeVeaux I vote for @carelpedre for a Shorty Award in #innovation because...he's doing an amazing job to help #haiti
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jessyshamburger I vote for @carelpedre for a Shorty Award in #innovation because...he is making a rebuilding Haiti through technology
The Shorty Interview
with Carel Pedre
What's your best tweet?
I don't remember. I Have a lot but I will say that's the tweet I made after the earthquake.
What are six things you could never do without?
My Macbook Pro, My iPhone, My BlackBerry, Internet Service, Water, Transportation
How do you use Twitter in your professional life?
I give up to date informations about Haiti, I tweet every song I'm playing in my radioshow, send updates of every event I attended
What's your favorite Twitter app?
Tweetdeck for Mac, Tweetie For iPhone and Ubertwitter for BlackBerry
Twitter or Facebook?
Both
What was the funniest trend you've seen?
Too Many for me to recall now
What feature should Twitter add?
More Characters in the Direct Messages.
Who do you wish had a Twitter feed but doesn't?
The Haitian Governement
What are some words or phrases you refuse to shorten for brevity?
I don't like to shorten my tweets.
Is there someone you want to follow you who doesn't already? If so, who?
I wish everybody could follow me.
Have you ever unfollowed someone? Who and why?
Yes! Can't name those users but I unfollowed them because of what they're tweeting everyday. Some of them were racists...
Why should we vote for you?
Because I used twitter to let the world know about the last earthquake in Haiti. And I keep using it to help my people, my country.
Terms you wish would start trending on Twitter right now?
haitifutur, thenewhaitiproject, tnhp
What's the most interesting connection you've made through Twitter?
After january 12. I've made a lot of interesting connections.
Hashtag you created that you wish everyone used?
#thenewhaitiproject
How do you make your tweets unique?
They are unique cause they express my feeling and come from the bottom of my heart!
What inspires you to tweet?
Everything. Depends on my mood and feelings. Since the earthquake, Helping My country is my motivation.
Ever get called out for tweeting too much?
No!
140 characters of advice for a new user?
Use twitter to the fullest but be careful with what u tweet about.
How long can you go without a tweet?
12 Hours
What question are we not asking here that we should?
I don't know
Who do you admire most for his or her use of Twitter?
Wyclef Jean
Why'd you start tweeting?
Because I realize how important twitter is for the relief effort in Haiti after the EQ
Has Twitter changed your life? If yes, how?
Yes, I stay connected to the world. Twitter made it so easy to share with the world my experience after the last earthquake in Haiti.
What do you wish people would do more of on Twitter?
Helping each other, saving lives
How will the world change in 2010?
I know how my country changes in 2010. I can't say nothing about the world.
What are some big Twitter faux pas?
U curse by mistake, posting DM on ur timeline, Retweet a porn link without seeing it before.
What will the world be like 10 years from now?
How do I know? It will maybe to early for surrogates.