[Date of Letter]
[City, State, Zip]
To Whom it May Concern,
I am writing you today to highly recommend John Smith as a candidate for your employment. John was employed by my company as a Sales Representative from 2007 - 2010. John was always rated in the top 5% of our sales force.
John has excellent communication and presentation skills. In addition, he is extremely organized, reliable and computer literate. John is able to work independently and is always able to follow through to ensure that the task at hand is finished. He is flexible and willing to work on any project that is assigned to him. Also, John was always quick to volunteer to help with other areas of the organization.
John would be a tremendous asset to your company and has my highest recommendation. If you have any additional questions regarding John, please give me a call at the number above.