Changes in technology and demands for lower project expenses
have not diminished the annual report as a company’s keystone of
strategic communication. Sharpe Capital Communications is expert
at preparing annual reports that balance messages to all of a
company’s key constituents – investors, customers, employees,
regulators and legislators.
What’s more, we efficiently manage all of the tactical aspects
of your annual report – on time and on budget. From strategic
planning; drafting content, evaluation, subcontract negotiation
and selection of photographers, printers, and distributors; and
coordination with your corporate secretary for timely delivery
of reports before the annual meeting; to post-project review and
analysis, Sharpe Capital Communications offers expert turnkey
Annual report projects are where our virtual-agency structure
delivers great value to clients. We engage only dedicated,
experienced graphic designers and photographers who know how to
capture the right image the first time – without disrupting your
operations or client relationships. Your key strategic messages
will be articulated beautifully, effectively and efficiently.
Combined, those elements help differentiate your business – at
We also can help you evaluate the SEC-mandated Notice & Access
regulations for electronic availability of annual reports, proxy
statements and proxy cards.
Years before today’s emphasis on “green” production, Sharpe-managed annual reports and other corporate
publications have featured eco-friendly techniques. Soy- and vegetable-based inks and coatings;
recycled papers; on-demand printing; interactive, web-based documents. Sharpe Capital Communications
considers all of these tools in planning for the success of your annual report.
Our work in annual reports has won national and regional
recognition for companies since the 1980s, including Best in
Industry and Best in Class awards for a utility holding company.
Sharpe-managed annual reports have been recognized for
excellence in strategic content, art direction and graphic
design. Put Sharpe Capital Communications to work on your next
SHARPE CASE SUMMARIES
For a utility holding company and a
Fortune 50 technology manufacturer, our expert annual-report
project management yielded sustainable cost savings. Through a
review of printing and paper options, and changes in
distribution methods, we reduced total project expenses more
than $50,000 for each company in the first year of our