What is a company profile?
A company profile is a written introduction to a company that regarding its activities, mission, goals and strengths. Often, a company profile includes the story of the company’s founding and describes its products or services. In smaller businesses, the company owner may write a company profile. However, larger companies can assign an employee to this task.
Why is a company profile needed?
Investment plans: Company profiles can give potential investors the information they need to decide whether to provide funding for a company. A company profile can show investors and stakeholders the value of a company along with its mission, goals and performance. Discovering what to include in a company profile can help you write a profile that engages readers and promotes a company’s image.
What to Include in Your Company Profile?
Before you begin writing the company profile, it is important to identify its purpose. A Company profile can include different elements depending on their target audience and end goal.
Once you have identified the profile’s purpose. You can think about elements to incorporate that emphasize that purpose. Here are some elements to consider including in the profile:
Make sure to include these at the beginning:
- Company name
- Established date
- Physical address per location
- Phone and fax numbers
- Website URL
- Email address
Company values: Whether you’re writing the profile to recruit investors or engage customs. You need to describe the company’s valves.
Description of services or Product Descriptions: Describe what your product or services.
Value of products: Especially if you’re writing a company profile for investors. You can use the profile as an opportunity to demonstrate the product’s valve among the company’s target audience.
Performance: You can also use the company profile as an opportunity to describe the company’s history, expansion, and growth.
Client portfolio: Mention if you have worked with any clients.
Achievements: Include all your accomplishments, any awards you won, and certification or testimonials.
Keep your Company Profile Up to date
Hopefully these tips will help you get started on your company profile. Always make sure to keep it up to date.