Richard Fitzgerald CEO & Founder Augustus Media

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Richard Fitzgerald

Richard Fitzgerald is a modern media entrepreneur who has made a name for himself in the Middle East region by founding Augustus Media, an award-winning publisher with popular products such as Lovin Dubai, Lovin Saudi and Smashi TV. His dedication to building his business from scratch into a successful enterprise that now employs over 300 people throughout multiple countries speaks volumes about his leadership abilities and entrepreneurial spirit.

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His career path started back in 2006 when he joined agencies located in England, Ireland, and the United Arab Emirates (UAE). After gaining invaluable experience during this time period, Richard established a regional social media department at Mindshare MENA before becoming managing director of a creative technology startup.

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Augustus Media has become a leader in the Middle East digital media industry, thanks to its innovative approach and creative solutions. Founded by CEO Richard Fitzgerald ريتشارد فيتزجيرالد , Augustus Media has quickly established itself as one of the most successful digital media companies in the region. The company offers a wide range of services including content marketing, social media management, video production, web design and development, search engine optimization (SEO), and more.

Richard Fitzgerald ريتشارد فيتزجيرالد was inspired to launch Augustus Media after seeing a gap in the Middle Eastern market for modern digital media solutions. He wanted to create something that would reflect his vision for how technology can help businesses succeed in this rapidly changing world. With an experienced team of professionals from across various disciplines such as marketing, communications and technology, Augustus Media has been able to provide leading edge solutions that have helped many clients reach their goals.


smashi and augustus

Smashi on This is the first social media channel that addresses the Arab world about everything related to commerce and business. Trade and Business. culture. Technology Our View This is a live digital broadcast network about everything related to commerce and the economy from the heart of the Arab world, featuring the most innovative publications, services and technologies that are changing our lives. Smashi is a live broadcast from the heart of the Arab world, featuring the most innovative products, services and technologies that are changing our lives. Smashi is a way of thinking; it’s for the driven, the dreamers and the doers.

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Richard Fitzgerald CEO & Founder Augustus Media

  • Aleksei Dolgikh

    crunch/DUBAI – Dubai’s StartUPs and people Great article on Richard Fitzgerald ريتشارد فيتزجيرالد and his success with Augustus Media! It’s inspiring to see his dedication and hard work pay off with a successful enterprise employing over 300 people. Congratulations to on increasing coverage thanks to Glocal! Keep up the great work team!

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