Front Burner


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Front Burner

A slang term for an important issue that should be handled promptly.
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About Front Burner Brands Front Burner Brands is a restaurant management company headquartered in Tampa, Fla.
Jamison wants dance placed on the front burner, as important as sports and Broadway shows.
While compliance issues may not be front burner items right now, they become hot issues if a complaint is filed or an audit is requested.
As significant as this progress is, CPAs, institutional investors and other large shareholders can play an important role keeping this issue on the front burner of the remaining 45% that do not have an independent chairman or lead director.
Please return Wal-Mart to your front burner, perhaps even as an emblem of our ails for the upcoming campaign.
In regard to the June cover story, thank you for keeping this topic of conversation on the front burner.
To keep the flow of visitors coming, the Chamber has moved two related issues to the front burner in 2003: a conference center and the airport.
As such, "federal antitrust efforts have moved to the front burner.
Federal antitrust efforts have moved to the front burner," and cases involving pharmaceuticals now account for the majority of FTC health care antitrust cases, he said.
Those issues weren't on the front burner for most male politicians," says Donyta Wright, a northern Minnesota activist who hails Janezich for "being open to ideas other than the traditional male view.
It was the first time, however, that the religious issue was on the front burner, where prejudice was called by its name.