Christopher Norris – Entrepreneur
Chris has enjoyed a 30-year career in the publishing, arts, media and entertainment sectors. Starting out as an editor at Letts Educational, he was Consultant Producer for the ITV book series, You're Booked!; a pioneer of World Book Day in the UK; and Research Director at StoryCode, the online recommendation engine for fiction that featured on BBC TV's Dragons' Den.
Chris now has a portfolio career in book publishing, IP tool development, digital media, crowdfunding, social enterprise, startups, music, fashion, television and film. He is Founder of the editorial and marketing agency CopyGhosting Publishing Services; Editor and Development Executive for the Insight Film Festival; Founder of Jolabokaflod CIC; Director of Crowdfunding at CrowdPatch; Founder at Smart Crowd Productions; and Founder of the weekly Meetup group, The Wisdom of Coffee.
Chris is Chairman of the arts and media charity, Seeds Creatives, which runs a long-term mentoring scheme annually called 'Artist in Your Own Residence' for creatives in all disciplines. He is also a Director of the Arts Centre Group charity and a Fellow of the RSA.
Chris collates and edits monthly newsletters for each of his ventures. You can choose which (if any) newsletter you would like to receive by completing this short survey here: SurveyMonkey
You can contact Chris in the following ways:
- Personal: LinkedIn
- CopyGhosting Editorial Services: Web | Facebook | Twitter | Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
- CrowdPatch: Web | Facebook | Twitter | Email: email@example.com
- Insight Film Festival: Web | Facebook | Twitter | LinkedIn | Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Jolabokaflod Book Campaign: Web | Facebook | Twitter | Email: email@example.com