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Movers & Shakers Awards

This program is now closed. Movers and Shakers Award honorees will be announced in February 2019 and celebrated on May 6 during the Opening Reception of The Social Shake-Up Show (May 6-8, 2019) in Atlanta. Honorees will attend the luncheon for free and can attend the Show at a discounted rate of $100 off.

The Movers & Shakers Awards nominees will be judged on the measurable positive effects their social media leadership has had for their brand or clients, and/or on how they have demonstrated that they are industry thought leaders in the use of social media for brands. Nominate your colleagues or yourself for the Social Media Movers & Shakers Awards.

Find answers to frequently asked questions about the Movers and Shakers Awards here

Movers & Shakers Award Categories

  • Leader

    Individuals who have been the driving force behind their brands’ or clients’ success in social media during the last two years.

  • Rising Star

    Individuals who have stepped into a new role or faced a new social media challenge in the past year, met it and exceeded expectations.

  • Innovator

    Individuals who have demonstrated early leadership in a relatively new social platform, app or supporting technology, or who have shaken up established platforms by finding new ways to use them.

  • Community Builder

    Individuals who have created thriving social media communities for their brand or clients.

  • Rabble-Rouser

    Individuals who in the past year have defied conventional wisdom about where social media fits within a brand, and who have influenced others to follow their lead.

    *This discount cannot be applied to registrations previously placed. 


What does it cost to enter the Movers and Shakers Award?

It is completely free to enter.

What does it cost to attend the luncheon?

It is free to attend the luncheon for honorees, and they can attend the Show at a discounted rate of $100 off.

When will the nominee know if they have won?

Honorees will be announced in February, 2019!

When will the award ceremony take place?

The honorees will be celebrated on day 2 of The Social Shake-Up Show (May 6-8, 2019) in Atlanta.

Does the nominee need to be present to win?

No, they do not need to be present in order to win.

Can I submit the same nominee for multiple categories?


I have a question about the Movers and Shakers Awards that I did not find here. What should I do?

Email questions to Client Services at [email protected].

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