3CM Consulting is the consultancy business of editor, journalist and media entrepreneur Chris Cooke through which he provides training, advice and expertise on content, copyright, communication and media matters.

Chris is also co-Founder and MD of 3CM UnLimited, a company that champions and supports the music, media, culture and communication industries through publications, consultancy, education and events.

Through 3CM UnLimited, Chris heads up CMU, which helps people navigate and understand the music business via the CMU Daily news bulletin and weekly Setlist podcast; the CMU Library of online resources; the CMU Insights consultancy unit with its research, reports, training courses and conference sessions; and the CMU:DIY programme for new music talent.

In the music space, Chris has also written the acclaimed book ‘Dissecting The Digital Dollar’ for the Music Managers Forum and the ‘Music Copyright Explained’ guide for the UK’s Intellectual Property Office. He also curates the core conference stands at The Great Escape showcase festival in Brighton each May and co-runs the Pathways Into Music Foundation, which builds bridges between music education and the music industry.

3CM UnLimited also publishes cultural recommendations service ThisWeek Culture and its sister magazine ThreeWeeks Edinburgh, which covers the Edinburgh Festival each August. ThisWeek Culture also operates TW Backstage, which offers events, features and resources for creative people.

Chris was also involved in launching and developing the Taylor Bennett Foundation, the award winning charity which exists to encourage black, Asian and minority ethnic graduates to pursue a career in communications.

Chris is a leading expert on the music, content, copyright, communication and media businesses, and regularly writes and talks about trends developments in these sectors, including at conferences and events around the world, and for various news organisations, especially the BBC.

Through 3CM Consulting, Chris works with various companies and organisations helping them to create great content, understand copyright, manage communication and work with media.

To discuss a project email chris@unlimitedmedia.co.uk.

3CM Consulting operates as part of UnLimited Insights.