David Ryan

Junior Copywriter , Commanding Copy Available for work

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I'm a no-nonsense copywriter who'll make your messages fly.

With a background in London's business press and decades of experience as a journalist and published author, I know how to boost your bottom line and help your organisation stand out from the crowd.

Need a brochure, case study, white paper or website copy? Let's tell your story in plain, accessible, compelling English.

No jargon, no waffle, no messing about. Just results.

Want to know more? It's all at 𝗰𝗼𝗺𝗺𝗮𝗻𝗱𝗶𝗻𝗴𝗰𝗼𝗽𝘆.𝗰𝗼𝗺


Co Durham

07779 175215



  • Brochures and leaflets
  • Content marketing
  • Copy-editing
  • PR and Journalism
  • Tone of voice
  • White Papers
  • B2B
  • Business, finance and law
  • Science and Technology
  • Sport, travel and leisure
Qualifications & Awards
Diploma in copywriting, College of Media and Publishing, distinction (2019)

Newsquest (Essex) feature writer of the year (1998)

BT Merit Award as one of the four best candidates in the UK to pass the National Council for the Training of Journalists' senior reporter exams (1994)

Darlington & Stockton Times Award for the year's best journalism student at Darlington College Technology (1992)

BSc in physics (1990)


Bottomline supplement

A B2B report aimed at SMBs that routinely need to chase up invoices. It shows how Bottomline's digital payments system can help.

Platinum Property Partners supplement

A 20-page Elite Franchise publication, including three case studies, an interview with the CEO and advice on property investment.

Andromeda Solutions website

At short notice, I wrapped my head around the IT support business for North East firm Andromeda Solutions.

Inner City Digital, Middlesbrough

This web-design firm hired me to rewrite its website in 2019. You can read the delighted testimonial on my own site.

ActionCoach advertorial

In 2017, Elite Business magazine commissioned three advertorials from me for the ActionCoach franchise.

The Walt Disney Company, mobile games

I talk to the senior vice president of Disney Mobile for CNBC Business.

LanzaTech, New Zealand

My report on the Kiwi cleantech firm for CNBC Business.

Gieves & Hawkes, Savile Row, London

A CNBC Business cover story about the high-class West End tailor's American expansion plans.

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