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Prospect

1. A potential seller or buyer.

2. To network in order to find potential, new clients, especially for a brokerage.

prospect

To look for customers. For example, a registered representative may join a civic organization to prospect for new customers.

prospect

an individual or organization who is a possible buyer of a product.

prospect

A person who has indicated some interest in buying and who appears to have the desire and the ability to purchase.Contrast with suspect,who is someone identified as possibly having an interest in buying,but who has not yet been contacted or has not yet given any evidence of interest.

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The Ontario Exploration Corporation (OEC) is a for-profit entity overseen by the Ontario Prospectors Association that allows successful applicants to access as much as $85,000 to fuel their work.
The 12-pound gold nugget uncovered by an Australian prospector is the find of a lifetime.
Place Prospectors thanked the Midlands Co-operative Society allowing the wall to be used.
Mr Prospector's 28 Grade 1 winners in North America form a similarly illustrious group - Afleet, Chic Shirine, Classic Crown, Conquistador Cielo, Cuddles, Educated Risk, Eillo, Fantastic Find, Fappiano, Forty Niner, Golden Attraction, Gone West, Gulch, It's In The Air, Jade Hunter, Miner's Mark, Mining, Mogambo, Over All, Procida, Prospectors Delite, Queena, Rhythm, Scan, Scoot, Seeking The Gold, Smart Strike and Tank's Prospect.
When New Jersey-based Ebony Prospectors Investment Club was started two years ago, diversification was one of the first issues the group's 13 members grappled with.
Briefly, Miles and Snow suggest that companies can follow one of four strategies: Prospectors emphasize growth by focusing on product and market development, while defenders are concerned with maintaining (protecting) their traditional areas of strength.
Centrally Located 30 Minutes from Golden or Major Ski Resorts, Prospectors Run is a Premier Mountain Townhome Community Nestled in the Rocky Mountains with City Conveniences Just Minutes Away
Another one of our mining legends is gone," said Dean Rogers, president of the Porcupine Prospectors and Developers Association.
That second act, however, also contains the song ``They Call the Wind Maria,'' a sunset-drenched, 11 o'clock little number sublimely led by David Jennings and Robert Alan Clink playing a couple of prospectors headed for a newly discovered claim in the Sierras.
TSX:VIA) is pleased to announce that it was awarded the title Prospector of the Year 2006 during the Prospectors and Developers Association of Canada (PDAC) convention in Toronto.
Q How would you describe the Brazilian booth at this year's Prospectors and Developers Association of Canada's conference in Toronto?