Welcome to Publishing Works

Consulting Services

Publishing Works founder Maureen Watts has over 20 years’ experience consulting with publishers, authors, public relations companies, and marketing professionals. Areas of expertise include

• Content acquisition and development
• Licensing print & electronic rights
• Contract negotiations
• Selling new business models & building partnerships
• New business research & development

Publishing Works’ hands-on experience working with start-ups—from company launch and branding to developing content and product marketing to building distribution channels and increasing revenue streams—provides start-ups and small publishers a detail-oriented consultant with a wide range of skills who can manage projects step-by-step and at multiple levels. Contact Publishing Works to discuss your projects needs.

Copywriting Services

Poetry for Dummies book coverPublishing Works offers professional copywriting services for marketing and public relations companies, publishers, and authors. Founder Maureen Watts has over 20 years’ experience copywriting in her roles as publicist, marketing director, agent, content acquisition director, and coauthor of Poetry For Dummies.

Browse the Writing Portfolio for a wide range of sample copy: press releases, marketing and advertising copy, company profiles, email newsletters, and book excerpts. Top-notch copyediting and high-level proofreading services are also available. Specialty subject areas include how-to, health, business, and book publishing. Contact Publishing Works to discuss your writing and editing projects.

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