Introduction and Recommendation Letters
Introducing a Business Friend
Dear Mr. XYZ,
I have great pleasure in introducing to you, the bearer of this letter, Mr. XYZ, of the well know firm of XYZ & Sons Ltd., [Address, City, State], who is visiting Oslo to take up a steel contract there.
Mr. XYZ will be in Oslo for about one year. He is a very social man with the particular interest in dance and music. I would appreciate your making his stay pleasant. All that you do will be a personal favor to me and I shall always look forward to reciprocating the same whenever a need arises.
Introducing a Representative for Financial Help
Messrs Hameez & Co.,
We are pleased to introduce to you the bearer of this letter, Mr. Hadi, our sales representative, who is visiting New York in connection with the local survey of the market. Mr. Hadi will be in New York for two Months and might need some money to meet his expenses.
We shall appreciate your advancing any amount he needs up to $ 80,000 during three months of his stay there. The amount so advanced may be debited to our account.
Request for Character Recommendation Letter
(Applicant) has applied to our company for a position in our bookkeeping department. He has given your name as a character reference. Would you be kind enough to provide us with your written evaluation of this individual? Please be assured that your response will be treated with confidentiality.
Request for Contractor Recommendation Letter
In order to help us assess your firm’s ability to meet our requirements, we are asking that you provide us with a list of the firm where you have completed installation. In addition to the name of the user company, would you please identify the plant and location where the product is in service and the number of products furnished. If there is someone, in particular, we should contact, that information would be helpful.
Thank you for your cooperation in this matter.