Engineering Management

Find Company Information: Getting started

The company's website a good starting point for your research to get an overview. The company website will usually include a section on corporate governance with information about the organization.

After that, you'll want to consult library databases for company profiles, filings and annual reports.

Key Databases for Company Profiles

The number of companies and the depth of the information provided vary in each of these sources. Often company profiles will list major competitors.


If the company is very small and/or private, it may be necessary to piece the information together from many sources.

Company & Manufacturer Directories

Company Information Research Guide

In addition to the information sources listed on this page, consult the Company Information Research Guide for more resources and search tips.