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Definition of Chairman

Chairman

  1. The presiding officer of a committee, or of a public or private meeting, or of any organized body.
  2. One whose business it is to cary a chair or sedan.

Chairman Quotations

There is only one boss. The customer. And he can fire everybody in the company from the chairman on down, simply by spending his money somewhere else.
Sam Walton

We have two dogs, Mabel and Wolf, and three cats at home, Charlie, George and Chairman. We have two cats on our farm, Tom and Little Sister, two horses, and two mini horses, Hannah and Tricky. We also have two cows, Holy and Madonna. And those are only the animals we let sleep in our bed.
Ellen DeGeneres

By the time I stepped down as Xerox's CEO in 2009 - and as chairman in January 2010 - Xerox had become the vibrant, profitable and revitalized company that it still is today. What made the difference was a strong turnaround plan, dedicated people and a firm commitment from company leaders.
Anne M. Mulcahy

My main regret about my years in football was keeping my mouth shut like a little mouse, not daring to speak out because I was told you left the managers to get on with the job and that the chairman must never interfere with the manager's decisions or the performance of his team.
Alan Sugar

In September 1993, President Clinton presided over a handshake between Israeli Prime Minister Yitzhak Rabin and Palestine Liberation Organization Chairman Yasser Arafat on the White House lawn - the climax of a 'day of awe,' as the press described it.
Noam Chomsky
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Chairman Translations

chairman in Afrikaans is voorsitter
chairman in Dutch is preses, voorzitter, president, praeses
chairman in Finnish is puhemies
chairman in German is Vorsitzender
chairman in Italian is presidente
chairman in Norwegian is formann
chairman in Portuguese is presidente
chairman in Spanish is presidente