Chantal Cooke is an award-winning journalist and broadcaster, co-founder of the UK’s first ethical radio station PASSION for the PLANET, and CEO of successful boutique PR agency, Panpathic Communications.
Chantal has worked as a journalist / presenter for the BBC, commercial radio, national newspapers and magazines for over 25 years. She has reported from Bosnia and Northern Ireland, and written travel articles for the Independent on Sunday and The Guardian.
In 2002 she set up PASSION for the PLANET, which broadcast on DAB and via the Internet, picked up a number of awards and attracted an audience of over 100k. During that time Chantal interviewed over 6,000 people.
In 2010 Chantal founded Panpathic Communications, where she and her team specialise in working in three key areas; small businesses, companies currently crowdfunding, and authors serious about promoting their books.
She is the author of the book “PR Demystified – how to get free publicity by giving journalists what they really need” and “The Authority Guide to Marketing your Business Book” and has been featured in a number of business books and even a novel!