Mark Blayney

I'm an award-winning writer specialising in business and marketing copywriting, ghost-writing, content marketing and original articles. I also mentor, run workshops and offer editorial services.


I've written over 200 articles for the business press and have written for most broadsheet dailies. For several years I was Head of Research at the Chartered Institute of Marketing where I wrote the majority of their papers and toured the UK giving talks and lectures.

Clients include regularly writing for London Business School Review, RBS, The Royal Mint and Business Insider.

I'm an experienced speaker with over 100 talks delivered. A full profile is at the Linked-In link below.

I also write and perform fiction and poetry. My novella 'Two Kinds of Silence' won the Somerset Maugham Prize. Poetry and stories published in Agenda, The London Magazine, Poetry Wales and others. Third collection 'Doppelgangers' published with Parthian October 2015.

I mentor and give workshops to adults on writing fiction, poetry, and journalism. Please contact me via my email address above.

I am available for commissioned work: please contact me via the email above, or through my website. Please take a look at the website for more info and booking details.

Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts (FRSA), Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Marketing (FCIM) and Chartered Marketer, Member of the Welsh Academy and Member of the Society of Authors.

Contribute to/write textbooks, Give seminars/workshops, Write company histories, Ghostwriter, Give talks and readings in schools, Make personal appearances, Give readings in schools, Give talks and readings to adults, Write reviews, Provide editing services, Write for magazines/newspapers, Produce material for web sites, Journalist and broadcaster, Copy editing and proof-reading, Novelist, Gives w
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