From humble beginnings
Founded in 2013, Gareth and Tim used their agency backgrounds to create something new.
The objective was to bring together all the benefits of a large agency whilst retaining the agility and culture of a small business.
Our evolution has seen us grow into the number one Shopify performance agency in Yorkshire. Next stop - number one in the UK!
We've rebranded to Herd to further our expansion plans and mission to 'Grow Shopify Giants'.
Ryan Saltmer joins the board of directors to head up digital strategy,& develop our proposition.
A triumph again! Winners of 'Best Health & Wellbeing, Personal Care & Beauty eCommerce'.
We scored 2 Global Digital Excellence Awards for Face the Future.
We're proud to launch our new brand, that delivers our mission, vision and values.
Northern Digital Awards 2021: Winner of Best Website. Winning combination with Face the Future.
We've done the double scooping two Northern Dev Awards in 2020.
We onboarded 2 new Herd members - Flora & Elebot to raise money for St Oswald's Children's Hospice.
We moved into our newly refurbished office. Pop in for a cup of Yorkshire tea.
We're proud that our herd has grown to 10 employees.
DADI Award Nomination for our work with WED2B. Meta and high-street challenger brand WED2B shake up organic bridal landscape.
We've moved into our new Head Office at 13 Waterside Business Park, Hessle. Come join us for a Yorkshire brew.
We're proud to announce we've purchased our new Head Office.
META's PR Executive & Digital Marketing Apprentice, Amy Macfarlane, has been named 'Professional Services – Employee of the Year' at the annual One4all Spotlight Awards, which recognises the UK's best employees.
Moved into our first office (Gareth's Garage).
Meta are appointed to work with WED2B - a partnership which helps grow the brand to 50+ stores across Europe.
We hire our first employee - exciting times as we lay the foundations for our first award submissions.
The start of our exciting journey. Meta was registered with Companies house by Gareth and Tim on 21st June 2013.
Life as part of the herd
"We're on a mission to be the number one Shopify performance agency".
Bringing the sparkle and shine to your projects.
Flying the flag for gender equality in the digital sector.
cups of Yorkshire tea
Consumed in a typical year to keep the good vibes flowing.
Featured Shopify partnerships
As a trusted Shopify Partner, we've launched and optimised hundreds of stores. The long-term relationships we build transform businesses and grow ambitious brands in the eCommerce sector...