With clients including the BBC, ITV, ITN, United Nations, International Red Cross, U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and Sainsbury's, Matt is a world expert freelance social consultant based in Cardiff, UK. He is frequently invited to appear on BBC News (TV/Radio), Sky News, NBC Europe as a social media industry commentator. Matt was previously Director of Social Media at global technology news and events company The Next Web (TNW), and digital communications advisor for the UK Government. His facebook ‘Geekout’ group hosts Social media managers and other industry professionals and over 20 000 members. Matt also hosts his popular 'Geekout' podcast, and produces his weekly Geekout Newsletter curating all the latest industry news and updates for over 4,500 subscribers.