Stuart Worthington - Consultant

Stuart Worthington is a professional industry consultant with over twenty years experience.

He has acted as a small business adviser; consultant and training provider working both directly with private sector clients and via the whole range of public sector agencies in the UK since 1987. Since 1990 he has concentrated on delivering small business advice and learning programmes to the cultural and creative industries, specialising in services to the music industry.

In 1995 he began working in close collaboration with the Music Manager’s Forum (the only international trade association of artist managers in the music industry) and became Head of Training and Education for the organisation. In conjunction with this in 1999 he also became Project Manager of ‘Manchester City Music Industry Network’ an agency established to help facilitate the economic development of the independent music industry in Manchester, NW England.