We are very excited to annouced that three campaigns which Team Telescope worked on or fully produced have been selected as finalists in the 2nd Annual Shorty Social Good Awards. The projects include: Imagine Dragons & the Tyler Robinson Foundation, nominated in ‘Best Use of Live Streaming Video’ category, Stand For Rights – A Facebook Live Special, nominated in ‘Best Use of Live Streaming Video’ and ‘Best in Live Events’ categories and Red Nose Day 2017, which was also nominated in ‘Best in Live Events’ category.
The Shorty Social Good Awards honor the social good initiatives brands, agencies & nonprofits are taking to make our world a better place. While the Shorty Awards have long-honored the best of social media, this competition includes efforts made by organizations to improve sustainability and diversity internally, foster globally-minded business partnerships and increase employee community and civic engagement.
Finalists were selected by members of the Real Time Academy of Short Form Arts & Sciences, comprised of luminaries from advertising, media, entertainment and technology. The group includes Ogilvy Vice President of Social Change Kate Fliflet, Matchfire Founder and CEO Chris Noble, Former White House Creative Director and Digital Strategist Ashleigh Axios, RAINN National Campus Liaison Nancy Amestoy, ATTN: Partner Brad Haugen, and more.
The Social Good Awards winners will be announced and honored at the ceremony on Wednesday, November 15th, in New York City.