January 1, 2006
69238 Seventh Circle
Houston, RI 02886
As I mentioned at our last meeting, I am beginning a job search in the ___________(LOCATION) area. Our working relationship has been enjoyable and productive, and you have seen firsthand the quality of my work. I would be pleased if you would agree to serve as one of my references.
In my new environment, I plan to secure a ___________(TITLE) position in which I can continue to provide quality results through proactive service and timely project completion. As you have mentioned to me on several occasions, the hallmarks of my _____(NUMBER) years of service are my consistent attention to detail and my practice of providing frequent communications regarding __________(ACTIVITY).
Thank you for your help with this request. I will check in a few days to confirm that it is acceptable to include your name on my list of references and verify your contact information.