account executive

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Account executive

The brokerage firm employee who handles stock orders for clients. See: Broker.
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Account Executive

A low ranking official at an advertising agency responsible for carrying out the wishes of higher officials in accordance with the client's needs. An account executive ranks above an account coordinator, which is the lowest, entry-level position at an advertising agency.
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account executive

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account executive

an employee of an ADVERTISING AGENCY who is responsible for looking after the interests of a particular client's ACCOUNT with the agency.
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Amanda Perkins joins the Sharks as a ticket service specialist after spending last season as an account executive for the Greenville Road Warriors hockey team.
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As an account executive, you would find out about the client''s advertising goals, and then organise your agency''s creative and planning staff to produce effective campaigns.
She joins eRealty Title from a local title agency, where she spent five years as a top producing account executive. Previously, she worked with major national mortgage banks.
ADVERTISING account executives (also known as account handlers) - a role depicted in 1960s-based US drama Mad Men - work for advertising agencies, preparing pitches to win new business and servicing the needs of existing clients.
DeWolf Chemicals: Michael Hershey has joined the DeWolf Chemical sales team as an account executive. Mr.
International Paint, LLC, Houston, TX, has named two new senior account executives. Martin Goodman has been appointed the senior account executive for protective coatings sales in Mississippi, Arkansas, and south Alabama.
It became that by making some fundamental operational changes, including creating a unit system and eliminating what he describes as the account executive mentality, he said.
Dicaire, formerly an assistant vice president, account executive, at Marsh, brings to his new position as vice president, account executive, more than 25 years of brokerage experience within the field of manufacturing.
Benjamin Richey has joined the agency's Kansas City office as account executive for Intervet and the National Pork Board.
Also at PSC, Todd Minnier has joined the company's Nashville office as an account executive trainee.