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The Year's Best Advertising on Twitter

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Advertising Leaders - The Shorty Awards - The best producers of real-time, short form content on Twitter(You can still submit a vote for fun, but the actual contest is over)

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Winner

The Real-Time Academy of Short Form Arts & Sciences will use a combination of criteria to select the winner from among the finalists, including the number of votes, the reasons given in nominations, answers to the Shorty Interview (which you can still take here) and the content of the finalists' tweets.

1st

Frank Adman

Frank Adman
Finalist

Ad man. San Francisco, 1963. Purveyor of Fresh, Stimulating Propaganda. Join me for a Twittertini. ☛ 2010 Shorty Winner: Best in Advertising.
Amalia Agathou
Amalia Agathou I recommend @FrankAdman in the Shorty Award category #advertising because he brings classic with a twist ;)
Monica Y Cruz
Monica Y Cruz I recommend @FrankAdman in the Shorty Award category #advertising because he's the maddest Ad Man there is!!
Cabañas en Pucon
Cabañas en Pucon I recommend @FrankAdman in the Shorty Award category #advertising because...
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504 votes in advertising
7 votes in innovation
2 votes in nonprofit
2 votes in humor
2 votes in music

2nd

Dave Saunders

Dave Saunders
Finalist

President/Chief Idea Officer/Pee Wee Baseball Coach/Mass Comm Prof at VCU/Lord of the Dance/King of New Media. Ask me anything http://formspring.me/madmain
Wordpress Hosts
Wordpress Hosts I recommend @madmain in the Shorty Award category #advertising because...his bits of advice are right on the money!
Eric Sherrell - RVA
Eric Sherrell - RVA I recommend @madmain in the Shorty Award category #advertising because...his bits of advice are right on the money!
Dr. Jason Lipscomb
Dr. Jason Lipscomb I recommend @madmain in the Shorty Award category #advertising because he is always entertaining
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380 votes in advertising
10 votes in rva
3 votes in shortylove
3 votes in humor
3 votes in awesome

3rd

Amy Lupold Bair

Amy Lupold Bair
Finalist

Mom, Social Media Marketer, Global Influence founder, Twitter Parties creator, freelance writer
sharkytoon
sharkytoon I recommend @ResourcefulMom in the Shorty Award category #advertising because...
veronika harbick
veronika harbick I recommend @ResourcefulMom in the Shorty Award category #advertising because is create the twitter party. Come on!
Wordpress Hosts
Wordpress Hosts I recommend @ResourcefulMom in the Shorty Award category #advertising because she sets the bar for twitter parties.
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284 votes in advertising
3 votes in innovation
1 vote in egocentric
1 vote in celebrity
1 vote in humor

4th

Jason Sadler

Jason Sadler
Finalist

Hi, I'm Jason Sadler and I wear t-shirts for a living. 2 dudes in your shirt in 2010!
Wordpress Hosts
Wordpress Hosts I recommend @iwearyourshirt in the Shorty Award category #advertising because wearing shirts for a living rules!
John Engelman
John Engelman I recommend @iwearyourshirt in the Shorty Award category #advertising because wearing shirts for a living rules!
Lili Daniel
Lili Daniel I recommend @iwearyourshirt in the Shorty Award category #advertising because it's clever and awesome. I want to do it.
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429 votes in advertising
4 votes in innovation
1 vote in smallbusiness
1 vote in egocentric
1 vote in 2

5th

Aimee Woodall

Aimee Woodall
Finalist

Black Sheep. Rebel with a cause. Advertising genius. PR firecracker. Ambitious blonde. Lovah of french fries.
Wordpress Hosts
Wordpress Hosts I vote for our @aimeewoodall for a Shorty Award in #advertising because she rocks twitter
RayBeckerman
RayBeckerman I vote for our @aimeewoodall for a Shorty Award in #advertising because she rocks twitter
Ray
Ray I vote for @aimeewoodall for a Shorty Award in #advertising because she rocks the advertising world.
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207 votes in advertising
3 votes in bitchy
1 vote in smallbusiness
1 vote in egocentric
1 vote in 4

6th

Ad Broad

Ad Broad
Finalist

aka Helen Klein Ross, Brand Fiction Factory founder, Ad Age power blogger, #1 of Adweek's top marketers to follow on twitter, voice of @BettyDraper
Wordpress Hosts
Wordpress Hosts I vote for @adbroad for a Shorty Award in #advertising because her tweets broaden (pun intended) @BettyDraper's life.
Lorraine Thompson
Lorraine Thompson I vote for @adbroad for a Shorty Award in #advertising because her tweets broaden (pun intended) @BettyDraper's life.
tore claesson
tore claesson I vote for @AdBroad for a Shorty Award in #advertising because it's timely, sharp and revealing.
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276 votes in advertising
2 votes in apps
2 votes in books
1 vote in news
1 vote in egocentric

7th

GogoJob

GogoJob

O site de empregos, formação e utilidades do mercado publicitário do Nordeste do Brasil.
rafael paulino
rafael paulino I nominate @gogojob for a Shorty Award in #advertising because of its relevance for the northeast market of Brazil.
Isabella
Isabella I nominate @gogojob for a Shorty Award in #advertising because of its relevance for the northeast market of Brazil.
Antares Comunicação
Antares Comunicação RT @gogojob: I nominate @gogojob for a Shorty Award in #advertising because of its relevance for the northeast market of Brazil. (último dia
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189 votes in advertising
142 votes in jobs
2 votes in egocentric
2 votes in music
1 vote in other

8th

Lee Clow's Beard

Lee Clow's Beard

Musings on advertising and facial topiary. Usually daily.
LIsa Pfitzner
LIsa Pfitzner I nominate @leeclowsbeard for a Shorty Award in #advertising because he's NOT shilling 4 votes/tweets relevant 2 topic.
branquinho
branquinho I nominate @leeclowsbeard for a Shorty Award in #advertising because he is Lee Clow.
Kirk Donnan
Kirk Donnan I nominate @leeclowsbeard for a Shorty Award in #advertising because he tells relevant, brand-motivating stories.
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57 votes in advertising
1 vote in egocentric

9th

Fleshlight.com

Fleshlight.com

The OFFICIAL Fleshlight. The #1 Selling Male Sex Toy in the World!
Mauricio De Luna
Mauricio De Luna I vote for @Fleshlight for a Shorty Award in #advertising because...
DubmonkeyDan
DubmonkeyDan I nominate @fleshlight for a Shorty Award in #advertising because if I do I may win a Fleshlight Mega Pack!
Wormosaurus
Wormosaurus I nominate @fleshlight for a Shorty Award in #advertising because if I do I may win a Fleshlight Mega Pack!
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61 votes in advertising
1 vote in egocentric

10th

Ian Schafer

Ian Schafer

CEO of Deep Focus, Blogger, Social Media-ist, Guitar Hero.
susan rosenberg
susan rosenberg I nominate @ischafer for a Shorty Award in #advertising because any friend of Mad Men is tops in my kindle.
heather wetzler
heather wetzler RT @mkparsley: I nominate @ischafer for a Shorty Award in #advertising his tweets make me smarter. Nothing personal @shitmydadsays http ...
Molly Parsley
Molly Parsley I nominate @ischafer for a Shorty Award in #advertising his tweets make me smarter. Nothing personal @shitmydadsays
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28 votes in advertising
1 vote in egocentric

11th

Simon Pure Marketing

Simon Pure Marketing

Promotions, Events, Social Media and Branding Agency.
Sara Purves
Sara Purves I nominate @_SimonPure for a Shorty Award in #advertising because they rock!
Livingston Smith
Livingston Smith I nominate @_SimonPure for a Shorty Award in #advertising because...he'll be my very best Twit friend....
Marcus S
Marcus S I nominate @_SimonPure for a Shorty Award in #advertising because... they make blended brain smoothies look tasty.
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57 votes in advertising
2 votes in innovation
1 vote in smallbusiness

12th

Jenaé

Jenaé

A marketing venue that gives you both online & real world presence at college campuses & web conferences. I host a webshow & wear ur shirt. @DailymileTeam Rep!
sahdev
sahdev I recommend @GirlinYourShirt in the Shorty Award category #advertising because...
Jesse Crockett
Jesse Crockett I nominate @GirlinYourShirt for a Shorty Award in #advertising because girls in shirts rock! shortyawards.com/GirlinYourShirt
George Plymale
George Plymale I nominate @GirlinYourShirt for a Shorty Award in #advertising because girls in shirts rock! shortyawards.com/GirlinYourShirt
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28 votes in advertising

13th

Harrison Painter

Harrison Painter

New Media Campaign Manager blending traditional/modern media into a profitable promotions package with complete content distribution systems for clients.
Diane Meyer
Diane Meyer I nominate @HarrisonPainter for a Shorty Award in #advertising because...he is engaging and becomes a sincere friend.
Lisa Oney
Lisa Oney I nominate @HarrisonPainter for a Shorty Award in #advertising because...he is hilarious and he knows his business!
married2magic
married2magic I nominate @HarrisonPainter for a Shorty Award in #advertising because he is cutting edge and makes things happen.
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16 votes in advertising
2 votes in smallbusiness

14th

bitter ad guy

bitter ad guy

I allow people to make educated decisions about crap they don't need by convincing them that they've always needed it. Contact: bitteradguy@yahoo.com
Mike Shields
Mike Shields RT @FrankAdman: #shortyawards @bitteradguy #advertising Because the name says it all.
Frank Adman
Frank Adman #shortyawards @bitteradguy #advertising Because the name says it all.
Diori J Thomas
Diori J Thomas I nominate @bitteradguy for a Shorty Award in #advertising because if he wins he can afford to pay his ghost writers.
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17 votes in advertising
1 vote in egocentric

15th

grudaemmim

grudaemmim

A gente fala mesmo! Gruda aqui e se liga nas novidades.
Maria Amélia
Maria Amélia I vote for @grudaemmim for a Shorty Award in #advertising porque os grudentos são demais!!!!!!!
Rita Freitas
Rita Freitas RT @jabacule: nominate @grudaemmim for a Shorty Award in #advertising porque lá todo mundo canta, dança e representa!
Nasser Said
Nasser Said I nominate @grudaemmim for a Shorty Award in #advertising because... São fodas
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17 votes in advertising
1 vote in egocentric
1 vote in news

16th

Alex Bogusky

Alex Bogusky

Founding partner of Crispin Porter + Bogusky. Chief Creative Insurgent of MDC Partners.
Michael Hutchinson
Michael Hutchinson I nominate @bogusky for a Shorty Award in #advertising because...
christopher kahle
christopher kahle I nominate @bogusky for a Shorty Award in #advertising because right now he's losing this race to Fleshlight.com
amandita
amandita I nominate @bogusky for a Shorty Award in #advertising bc he's able to drive even vegetarians to salivate for a whopper
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15 votes in advertising
1 vote in food

17th

Root & Madison

Root & Madison

Interactive agency specializing in social media integration.
klowe2112
klowe2112 I nominate @rootmadison for a Shorty Award in #advertising because they are a cutting edge firm in the social space.
Dedicated Hosting
Dedicated Hosting RT @skvanhooser: I nominate @rootmadison for a Shorty Award in #advertising cuz of their expertise in social media & wicked design skilz ...
Sandra K Vanhooser
Sandra K Vanhooser I nominate @rootmadison for a Shorty Award in #advertising cuz of their expertise in social media & wicked design skilz
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15 votes in advertising

18th

AdFreak

AdFreak

The best and worst of advertising, marketing, pop culture and more. Jump in and get your Freak on. Edited by @nudd.
Josh Weinberger
Josh Weinberger I nominate @AdFreak for a Shorty Award in #advertising because it covers the scene w/flair. The good kind.
Elizabeth Miller
Elizabeth Miller I nominate @adfreak for a Shorty Award in #advertising because they have the best info
Kelly Blanscet
Kelly Blanscet I nominate @AdFreak for a Shorty Award in #advertising because...they always share juicy little ad-bits.
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12 votes in advertising
1 vote in egocentric

19th

Mojave Interactive

Mojave Interactive

I'm Robert Gourley, the owner and creative strategist of Mojave. We are stamping out lame, interruptive advertising one display ad at a time. Wont you join us?
Dan van der Hei
Dan van der Hei I recommend @thisismojave in the Shorty Award category #advertising because...
Daniel Mandel
Daniel Mandel I nominate @thisismojave for a Shorty Award in #advertising because people hate being interrupted by ads
almitra
almitra I nominate @thisisMojave for a Shorty Award in #advertising because their social media girl threatened to stab me. ;-)
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13 votes in advertising
1 vote in news
1 vote in egocentric

20th

Wim Apperlo   ♎

Wim Apperlo ♎

We want to connect all of the companies around the world to each other on one web site. On a mission to raise money for Eco project's on Costa Rica.
EcoInteractive
EcoInteractive I nominate @ITCompanies for a Shorty Award in #advertising because of his commitment to the environment!
Croc Tour Costa Rica
Croc Tour Costa Rica I nominate @ITCompanies for a Shorty Award in #advertising because...he supports Eco-Projects in Costa Rica! #costarica
Costa Rica Travel
Costa Rica Travel I nominate @ITCompanies for a Shorty Award in #advertising because he raises funds for eco-projects in Costa Rica
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9 votes in advertising
1 vote in egocentric
1 vote in nonprofit