chief executive officer
chief executive officer definition by Webster's New World
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the highest executive officer of a company, organization, etc.
chief executive officer definition by American Heritage Dictionary
noun Abbr. CEOThe American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th edition Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
The highest-ranking executive in a company or organization, responsible for carrying out the policies of the board of directors on a day-to-day basis.
chief executive officer - Computer Definition
chief executive officer - Investment & Finance Definition
The person responsible for running a corporation. The chairman of the board or the president may also hold the title CEO.