George Parker, Young Entrepreneur

George Parker dreamt of creating the perfect pen; a philosophy that still endures and inspires our experts today. In 1888 at age 25, George applies for his first pen patent and begins the Parker story with the driving philosophy: 'It will always be possible to make a better pen'.

It's a world that spans more than 125 years of pioneering innovation, unique style and world-renowned craftsmanship of exquisite fine writing instruments. With over a century of passion and experience, Parker continues to build on its heritage and reputation by constantly reinvigorating and transforming the writing experience.

Driven by a long held belief in the importance of the written word, we strive to bestow upon our writers the confidence to craft their own remarkable stories. Because the words we speak can be heard by many, but the words we write transcend time.