Buckland is the founder of digital agency Creative Spark (bought by M&C Saatchi earlier this year).
Matthew Buckland is the founder of Burn Media, a suite of tech-publishing brands which includes Memeburn.com, Ventureburn.com and Gearburn.com.
Matthew Buckland studied journalism at Rhodes University.
Matthew Buckland previously headed Mail & Guardian’s online division.
Matthew Buckland talking to Bruce Whitfield in the CapeTalk studio.
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I was a journalist for exactly three months.— Matthew Buckland
I feel sorry for newspapers. They were the early internet pioneers. Then their business models started to fail.— Matthew Buckland
There is a huge resurgence in podcasting.— Matthew Buckland
I’m an internet and technology evangelist.— Matthew Buckland
I’m a complete geek at heart.— Matthew Buckland
I maintain an interest in Creative Spark.— Matthew Buckland
The world of politics completely depresses me. But the world of start-ups is a really positive and optimistic experience.— Matthew Buckland