Richard Lord

Media and Operations Director at Meta Media
Location:South Africa


Richard Lord is Media & Operations Director at Meta Media, South Africa's newest media agency, and part of the IPG global network and Nahana Communications Group of specialist agencies. At Meta Media we don't just look at the numbers, we dig deeper, we look for the story behind the story. We find the "so what" to give our clients the edge, to provide real solutions based on real insights. We are real, we are authentic. We are curious!
The state of social media in South Africa

In 2020, budgets were cut, strategies were changed, and priorities were re-looked - but some platforms fared better than others...

By Richard Lord 20 Jul 2021

#BizTrends2021: The platform isn't going to matter

Nobody saw our current 2020 reality coming and every trend that was predicted for 2020 was pretty much thrown out of the window on 27 March when our country went into lockdown...

By Richard Lord 6 Jan 2021

What is happening in 2020?

A new year. A new decade. And as with every new year, everyone wants to know what 2020 is going to hold in store for us in our world of media and advertising...

By Richard Lord 7 Feb 2020

#RugbyWorldCup2019: The numbers you never knew

The 2019 Rugby World Cup is in full swing. There are currently 20 nations playing in the 2019 edition - hosted by Japan...

By Richard Lord 10 Oct 2019

The Super Bowl - the story you didn't know

Richard Lord, media and operations director for newly created Media Agency - Meta Media - discusses the recent Super Bowl and includes the #StoryBehindTheStory...

By Richard Lord 8 Feb 2019

Is Foogle the enemy?

Facebook and Google are the biggest media owners in almost every market across the globe and they seem to be heading for world domination, says Richard Lord. But, is that so bad?...

By Richard Lord 22 Jun 2018

Digital media: What's going to be big in 2016?

So here we are - 2016, with yet another year under our belts. 2015 held some interesting developments in the digital space...

By Richard Lord 4 Feb 2016

The state of digital in South Africa

New media! That is how many people still refer to digital...

By Richard Lord 20 May 2015

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