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Rainmaker

A valuable employee, manager or subcontracted person who brings new business to a company.
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Rainmaker

Informal; a facilitator of a deal. The term especially applies to an employee whose sole duty is to bring in new business from wealthy clients. That is, the rainmaker meets with potential clients and convinces them to come to business with the rainmaker's company. See also: Finder's Fee.
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rainmaker

A brokerage firm employee who brings a wealthy client base to the business.
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The Manyusa or rain makers are the men who reside at the shrine together with the Mbonga and the other people who will be serving there.
Pamwe tainzwa zvinotaurwa kana takonewa manyusa oturikira" (There were senior rain makers, who would interpret or pass on what would have been said by the voice that appeared to us from some sacred caves.
The position of the Mambo/Changamire came soon after that one of the rain makers, the sacred virgins and the spirit mediums.