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Welcome to Competitive Edge Writing & Marketing Ltd, a company founded in 1991 by Dea Parkin and incorporated as a limited company in 2011. Focusing on copywriting, editing, communications and PR, we celebrate almost 30 years of helping businesses maximise their marketing potential – and of telling the stories of private firms, organisations, societies and individuals to rapt audiences.


Dea Parkin is the MD, creative director and chief copywriter. We call on the services of other writers and PRs and of graphic designers, web specialists and photographers as required, and work with our clients in flexible ways that suit them best.

Copywriting & Editing

We create work from the idea stage or we edit existing versions that need an update, a polish or more umph


We’ve helped companies, sole traders and organisations identify and convey their marketing messages


We develop Association strategy, advising and liaising with Board members


Conveying the right message and writing releases in a way the media can easily adapt for their stories

Contact us today to find out how we can help your business