Matt Thomas

Content Creator and Curator, Mentor, Speaker, Author. Business partner of Shaa Wasmund.

Matt Thomas is a digital content entrepreneur who works with individuals and businesses to help them reach more people, nurture deep customer relationships and build engaged online communities.

He built the first online SME community in the UK as founding editor at Startups.co.uk before partnering with Shaa Wasmund MBE to found Smarta.com, establishing it into the UK’s #1 website for small business, helping more than 500,000 entrepreneurs every month.

Matt founded content marketing agency Curators Of Awesome, delivering content strategy and projects for Digital Business Academy, Santander and a number of high-profile entrepreneurs.

A published author and award-winning business journalist by trade, Matt has interviewed more than 2,000 entrepreneurs and collaborated with long-term business partner Shaa on her #1 bestselling books ‘Stop Talking, Start Doing’ and ‘Do Less, Get More’.

Together they run The Freedom Collective, helping entrepreneurs build digital businesses to get the life and income they desire, delivering a range of in-person and digital online training programmes.

Matt also coaches and mentors on content and digital business and has been voted one of the UK’s top 500 creative minds.

Matt’s latest project is Beardpoo, a beard shampoo and moisturiser business that gives 25% of its profits to helping prevent male suicide.