board of directors

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Noun1.board of directors - a group of persons chosen to govern the affairs of a corporation or other large institutionboard of directors - a group of persons chosen to govern the affairs of a corporation or other large institution
board - a committee having supervisory powers; "the board has seven members"
staggered board of directors - a board of directors a portion of whose members are elected each year instead of all members being elected annually
management - those in charge of running a business
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As the day for the opening of the Exposition drew near, the Board of Directors began preparing the programme for the opening exercises.
In this I felt that the Board of Directors had paid a tribute to me.
The capital was furnished by himself he, in fact, constituted the company; for, though he had a board of directors, they were merely nominal; the whole business was conducted on his plans and with his resources, but he preferred to do so under the imposing and formidable aspect of a corporation, rather than in his individual name, and his policy was sagacious and effective.
The policy of insurance for my dwelling house had expired the day before; and, some dispute having arisen, it was agreed that, at six, I should meet the board of directors of the company and settle the terms of a renewal.
It would take a Public Company with a Board of Directors and a paid Secretary to do that.
Given the recent employment of Harold Hughes, Chief Executive Officer and President of Rambus since January 2005, and Satish Rishi, Senior Vice President, Finance, and Chief Financial Officer since April 2006, the Board of Directors and Audit Committee acknowledged that they have full faith in the integrity of Messrs.
To position and enable the company to leverage their "first mover advantage," and provide a platform for significant growth, the Board of Directors recruited Mr.
He previously served as the Managing Partner of the Stamford, Connecticut office, and a member of the Board of Directors for KPMG LLP.
Monster Worldwide stated that the Board of Directors has established an Executive Committee of independent Board members, consisting of Sal Iannuzzi, Chairman of the Committee, John Gaulding and Ron Kramer.
NYSE:EPL) and has also requested that the Board of Directors of EPL set a record date for ATS's consent solicitation.
He is the Chairman of the Board of Directors of COWI A/S, a Denmark-based privately held company providing consulting services globally in the fields of engineering, environmental science and economics.
3) Bolin became a member of the NAACP national leadership in 1943, serving consecutively as a member of the Board of Directors and then as vice-president before resigning in 1950.

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