The Year's Best Backchannel on Twitter

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Backchannel Shorty Award Winner

As determined by the Real-Time Academy.

Backchannel Shorty Award Leaders

1st

Stephen Clark

Stephen Clark

WXYZ TV/ABC Detroit Interactive Anchor by night...Singer/songwriter later at night Blogger constantly ex band geek, tech geek, geeky dad to teenage daughters
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2nd

Shane Carson

Shane Carson

-Cast in ABC's Detroit187 a few times | Ex-Marketing Exec for Fortune 50 Co. | Marketing, Sales & Advertising STAR! & Professional HAVING A GREAT DAY-ER :-)
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3rd

ACT: A Charity Thing

ACT: A Charity Thing

ACT: A Charity Thing is a competitive challenge between marketing teams to build campaigns for Detroit area charities and non-profit organizations. #ACTDetroit
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4th

David C

David C

Love of God, Country and Family keep me going. Buy American, save our jobs. Just because it was MADE in American doesn't make it AMERICAN!
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4th
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5th

LoriMoreno

LoriMoreno

Attorney Escaped Corp. Now ♥ℒℴѵℯ♥ Luxury Fashion ✈Travel Events Spas Innovation Inspiration Miracles Business PR Social Media I make Y❥u Yღur Brand☆Shine
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5th
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Jessica Northey

Jessica Northey

Social Media, Broadcasting, Country & Music Blogger/Writer, Speaker, Daily Columnist AllAccess, #CMchat Host (Mon 6pPT), Online Correspondent, Sissy's Mom.
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5th
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PSCU Amy

PSCU Amy

So lucky to be a part of the Public Service Credit Union family in Michigan! Marketing Director of PSCU in Detroit.
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5th
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Tawny Lynn

Tawny Lynn

I have the most beautiful lil boy, he brings joy and purpose to everyday. I like to spend time with my family, my friends, I love a good party, & the holidays.
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6th

Dean P. Simmer

Dean P. Simmer

Dean P. Simmer is the Tech Guru and a Faculty Member @detcristorey (he's the Tweet behind it). Husband to @dorcasgiles lover of Detroit and an Anglican pastor.
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6th
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Darlene Keevis

Darlene Keevis

Tech savvy social media & digital communications afficianado. Problem solver. Lifelong learner. Glutton for a good challenge. Ever faithful. Nerd in disguise.
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6th
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Roni

Roni

happily married, mom of DetroitMoxie +1,mom of Rybakrods +1 and 2 furkids, 1 grandkitty
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6th
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WXYZ Detroit

WXYZ Detroit

WXYZ 7 Action News is Detroit's breaking news and weather leader. Channel 7 - on-air, online at WXYZ.com and always On Your Side.
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6th
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SaintCreative

SaintCreative

Patron Saint of Inspired Work. Searching for the remarkable. Inspired by music, culture and soul. Significance over safety. Design solutions for the masses.
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6th
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Orlando Bailey

Orlando Bailey

Well I love God. I love to help and serve people in need. I attend Eastern Michigan majoring in Broadcast Journalism. Oh, and I love my FAMILY!!
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6th
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Business Book

Business Book

Surviving Your Serengeti: 7 Skills to Master Business & Life. Business Book / Business Fable by Stefan Swanepoel. J Wiley & Sons, March 2011
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7th

Walter

Walter

exec producer of my life. Where's my cast?
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8th

CyndiY

CyndiY

Is living the life and loving the live she lives...in JESUS
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