Let CorporateHistory.net transform your company history into an anniversary book, website, or campaign that connects with key audiences. How we can help
Do you have historic stories to tell? America’s oldest flag makers do, and that’s why they chose CorporateHistory.net. Founded in 1847, Annin is a sixth-generation family business. We handled business archiving, designed a family tree, and chronicled Annin legends from the Civil War to the moon landing and 9/11.
“Make it emotional,” urged the family owners of this national company. BAYADA’s hallmark compassion, excellence, and reliability guided the creation of a gorgeous 40-year business history that won the hearts of employees. At Awards Weekend, they lined up for book signings by president Mark Baiada and our author.
Q: How to showcase 100 years of an iconic brand? A: Through vivid stories and images that reveal Clorox’s special place in U.S. and global households. To write the company history book and website, we delved into formal archives, read thousands of pages of oral histories, and conducted many interviews of our own.
“Finally all the facts, dates, and stories are together in one place,” raved the Dempsey family. “We love our book!” And we loved working with them on the company’s 50-year history. The prestigious Apex Awards loved it too: “The narrative and photos combine to tell a genuine story. This is not PR fluff.”
Everything is bigger in Texas, including the esteemed law firm Jackson Walker. For its 125th anniversary, JW had us create a site that highlights key cases via video interviews with longtime partners. JW’s verdict: “You were invaluable to us in the process of collecting our history and presenting it to the world.”
“After a thorough search, The Clorox Company hired Marian Calabro of CorporateHistory.net to research our history, interview people, and write our centennial history book. She was fabulous! I seldom recommend people, but I recommend Marian Calabro highly.”
“Thank you for a wonderful project. We all enjoyed working with you, and the final product is outstanding. I am still giving out copies to various associates, and the comments on the book are always excellent. Everyone remarks about how the writing, photos, and graphics are very professional. It is a classy product that reflects well on all of us and the company.”
“Working with Corporate History.net was the best decision we could have possibly made for our project. It not only ensured the quality of our end product but that we would enjoy the work along the way. Marian Calabro’s skills are ideal for an initiative that involves a delicate balance of presenting facts and nuance, and having her perspective was consistently invaluable.”
“CorporateHistory.net was invaluable to us in the process of collecting our history and then presenting it to the world. Their experience with this kind of project guided us at every step, and their hard work brought it all to a successful conclusion. We are thrilled with the finished product, and reaction has been nothing but positive.”
“We loved having you write our book. Wish you could have seen our employees’ faces when they saw the book for the first time!”
“CorporateHistory.net provided us with more than a retelling of our 100-year history—they helped us produce an engaging story that captures in print and pictures the people, places, and essence of our company.”
“Creating a book, especially one that covers 40-plus years of history for four audiences, is no easy task. Yet by working with CorporateHistory.net, it became an endeavor of excitement and love. Marian Calabro was an invaluable organizer and writing partner. She became a friend to Melwood as well, embracing our story as if it were her own.”
“Finally all the facts, dates, and stories are together in one place. We love our book!”
“It is not often when your expectations are exceeded to the extent mine were in the preparation of this book and DVD. Heartfelt thanks to everyone at CorporateHistory.net for your great efforts and creativeness. Your earnestness and professionalism are of the highest order, and your warmth and interest in our story are genuine.”
“While our book is about business and products, it’s really about people. The process of creating it with CorporateHistory.net was a really neat experience. I genuinely enjoyed Marian’s intelligence, wit, good humor, and especially her patience!”
“Throughout the process of creating our hospital’s 50-year history book, owner and publisher Marian Calabro was very positive, detail-oriented, and organized. The final result was outstanding, from the writing and editing to the overall design. We would recommend CorporateHistory.net to any company embarking on such a journey.”
“Anniversaries are a time to honor the past, celebrate the present, and anticipate the future. Through our 55-year history book, we warmly invited families, community members, and donors to join us in this journey.”
“At last we have a formal history of the legendary business that Manny, Moe and Jack built. This book is both a history and a celebration … a colorful journey that chronicles our past and affirms our future.”
“Working with Marian Calabro and CorporateHistory.net was a complete pleasure. The experienced professionals we were given access to, and the creativity they possessed in their work, captured the true essence of Advance Auto Parts over the past 75 years.”