The Professional Editors Network (PEN) has a diverse membership. It includes editors, writers, proofreaders, indexers, book layout specialists, and others. Some are self-employed; others work on staff. But all work with words.
Become a member.
PEN enables its members to share knowledge, exchange job leads, market their services, and grow professionally. If you're a professional editor or want to become one, we encourage you to become a member. Join PEN.
Find a professional editor.
If you need a professional editor, we can help. Our online directory contains experts in substantive editing, copyediting, developmental editing, proofreading and other areas. The directory also includes professionals who specialize in writing web content, grant proposals, marketing copy, books and much more. Whatever your project, our professional editors and writers have the expertise needed to get the job done. Search our directory.
What do editors do?
Not sure what professional editors do? To learn what various editors do and what the right editor can do for your project, read our FAQs.