Create company with client (v4beta1)

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Code sample


import (

	talent ""

// createCompany creates a company as given.
func createCompany(w io.Writer, projectID, externalID, displayName string) (*talentpb.Company, error) {
	ctx := context.Background()

	// Initializes a companyService client.
	c, err := talent.NewCompanyClient(ctx)
	if err != nil {
		return nil, fmt.Errorf("talent.NewCompanyClient: %v", err)
	defer c.Close()

	// Construct a createCompany request.
	req := &talentpb.CreateCompanyRequest{
		Parent: fmt.Sprintf("projects/%s", projectID),
		Company: &talentpb.Company{
			ExternalId:  externalID,
			DisplayName: displayName,

	resp, err := c.CreateCompany(ctx, req)
	if err != nil {
		return nil, fmt.Errorf("CreateCompany: %v", err)

	fmt.Fprintf(w, "Created company: %q\n", resp.GetName())

	return resp, nil


const talent = require('@google-cloud/talent').v4;

 * Create Company
 * @param projectId {string} Your Google Cloud Project ID
 * @param tenantId {string} Identifier of the Tenant
function sampleCreateCompany(projectId, tenantId, displayName, externalId) {
  const client = new talent.CompanyServiceClient();
  // const projectId = 'Your Google Cloud Project ID';
  // const tenantId = 'Your Tenant ID (using tenancy is optional)';
  // const displayName = 'My Company Name';
  // const externalId = 'Identifier of this company in my system';
  const formattedParent = client.tenantPath(projectId, tenantId);
  const company = {
    displayName: displayName,
    externalId: externalId,
  const request = {
    parent: formattedParent,
    company: company,
    .then(responses => {
      const response = responses[0];
      console.log('Created Company');
      console.log(`Name: ${}`);
      console.log(`Display Name: ${response.displayName}`);
      console.log(`External ID: ${response.externalId}`);
    .catch(err => {


from import talent
import six

def create_company(project_id, tenant_id, display_name, external_id):
    """Create Company"""

    client = talent.CompanyServiceClient()

    # project_id = 'Your Google Cloud Project ID'
    # tenant_id = 'Your Tenant ID (using tenancy is optional)'
    # display_name = 'My Company Name'
    # external_id = 'Identifier of this company in my system'

    if isinstance(project_id, six.binary_type):
        project_id = project_id.decode("utf-8")
    if isinstance(tenant_id, six.binary_type):
        tenant_id = tenant_id.decode("utf-8")
    if isinstance(display_name, six.binary_type):
        display_name = display_name.decode("utf-8")
    if isinstance(external_id, six.binary_type):
        external_id = external_id.decode("utf-8")
    parent = f"projects/{project_id}/tenants/{tenant_id}"
    company = {"display_name": display_name, "external_id": external_id}

    response = client.create_company(parent=parent, company=company)
    print("Created Company")
    print("Name: {}".format(
    print("Display Name: {}".format(response.display_name))
    print("External ID: {}".format(response.external_id))

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