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

Chris is also co-Founder and Managing Director of 3CM UnLimited, a London-based company that champions and supports the content, culture, communication and music industries through media, research and training, educational initiatives, and live 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. Chris is also developing new resources and events to help people learn about and navigate the culture business.

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 an expert on the content, culture, communication and music businesses, and in the disciplines of copyright, media and constitutional law, and he regularly writes and talks about trends and developments in these areas, including at conferences and events around the world, and for various news and media organisations, especially the BBC.

Through 3CM Consulting, Chris helps businesses in the content, culture, communication and music sectors to identify opportunties, develop products and communicate with key stakeholders.

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