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Definition of the noun chairman of the board

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noun

  1. the chairman of the board of directors of a corporation

People

  1. Chairman of the Board a.k.a. Frank Sinatra: Francis Albert "Frank" Sinatra was an American singer, actor, and filmmaker. Beginning his musical career in the swing era as a boy singer with Harry James and Tommy Dorsey, Sinatra found success as a solo artist from the early to mid-1940s after being signed by Columbia Records in 1943. Being the idol of the "bobby soxers", he released his first album, The Voice of Frank Sinatra, in 1946. His professional career had stalled by the early 1950s, but it was reborn in 1953 after he won the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for his performance in From Here to Eternity. He signed with Capitol Records in 1953 and released several critically lauded albums. Sinatra left Capitol to found his own record label, Reprise Records in 1961, toured internationally, was a founding member of the Rat Pack and fraternized with celebrities and statesmen, including John F. Kennedy.
  2. Chairman of the Board a.k.a. Whitey Ford: Edward Charles "Whitey" Ford is an American former Major League Baseball pitcher who spent his entire 16-year career with the New York Yankees. He was voted into the Baseball Hall of Fame in 1974.
  3. Chairman of the Board a.k.a. Richard Stephens is an actor.

Group

Chairman of the Board a.k.a. Chairmen of the Board is an American, Detroit, Michigan-based soul music group, mainly active in the 1970s and 1980s.

Film

"Chairman of the Board" is a 1998 comedy film directed by Alex Zamm, starring Courtney Thorne-Smith and Carrot Top. In the film, a in a surfer and inventor named Edison inherits and runs a billionaire's company. It was poorly received by both critics and audiences.

Artwork

"Chairman of the Board" is an artwork (synthetic polymer paint) by Helen Frankenthaler, begun in (45 years ago).

  • media: synthetic polymer paint

Music

"Chairman of the Board" is a 1959 studio album by Count Basie and his orchestra.

  • genre: Jazz
  • released on (56 years ago)

Miscellanea

  1. Chairman of the board a.k.a. The chairman, sometimes known as the chairperson, chairwoman, or simply the chair, is the highest officer of an organized group such as a board, a committee, or a deliberative assembly. The person holding the office is typically elected or appointed by the members of the group. The chairman presides over meetings of the assembled group and conducts its business in an orderly fashion. When the group is not in session, the officer's duties often include acting as its head, its representative to the outside world and its spokesperson.
  2. Chairman Of The Board a.k.a. Chairman of the Board of Directors is a leadership role.

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Chairman of the Board

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Google previewEncyclopedia of Kentucky (1999)

by Nancy Capace

Republican National Committee 1959- 1961; vice chairman of the board and director, Liberty National Bank, Louisville, Kentucky; chairman of the board and director, Churchill Downs, Louisville, Kentucky; president, American Horse Council ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of South Carolina (2000)

by Nancy Capace

chairman of the board of regents of South Carolina State Hospital 1915-1946; during the Second World War served as chairman of the War Finance Committee for South Carolina and was serving as chairman of the Alien Enemy Hearing ...

Google previewThe Federal Reserve System: An Encyclopedia (2005)

An Encyclopedia by Rik W. Hafer

APPENDIX A Directors of class A and class B shall be chosen in the following manner: The chairman of the board of directors of the Federal reserve bank of the district in which the bank is situated or, pending the appointment of such chairman ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Forms and Precedents for Pleading and Practice, at Common Law, in Equity, and Under the Various Codes and Practice Acts (1902)

by William Henry Michael, William Mack, Howard Pervear Nash, Thomas Edward O'Brien, James Cockcroft

\W6, at and in the county of Knox and state of Missouri aforesaid, being then and there the duly elected, qualified and acting chairman of the board of trustees of the town of Hurdland, in said county of Knox and state of Missouri, did then ...

Google previewTennessee Biographical Dictionary (2000)

by Jan Onofrio

Barton was made chairman of the board at that time, and in 1939 Durstine resigned and Barton was named president again. In 1946 Ben Duffy was made president, and Barton was chairman of the board again. Yet Barton was more than just a ...

Google previewPhiladelphia Flyers Encyclopedia (2003)

by David Sherman

Ed Snider (Chairman of the Board), Lou Angotti, Bill Putnam (President), Ken Blackburn (Treasurer), Ed Van Impe, Bernie Parent Second Row (L to R): Bud Poile ...

Google previewWörterbuch der Handels-, Finanz- und Rechtssprache / Dictionary of Commerical, Financial and Legal Terms / Dictionnaire des Termes Commerciaux, Financiers et Juridiques (2012)

by HERBST

Vorsitzer m | chairman || président m | ~ des Aufsichtsrats | chairman of the board of supervisors || président du conseil de surveillance. Vorsorge f | provision; precaution || prévoyance f; précaution f| ~ für einen Notfall treffen | to provide for an ...

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Quotes about Chairman of the Board

And we invested three hundred thousand dollars, became the lead investor and I became Chairman of the Board of Scientific Data Systems, as I was at Intel for a while. (Arthur Rock)
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