account executive

noun

Definition of account executive

: a business executive (as in an advertising agency) responsible for dealing with a client's account

Examples of account executive in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Segura worked for six years as senior account executive for Marriott’s U.S. Account Sales and held director and manager-level sales positions at several resort and full-service hotels in Texas, Georgia, Tennessee and Alabama. William Thornton | Wthornton@al.com, al, "Tuscaloosa’s AC Hotel by Marriott to open in late spring, with a rooftop bar," 7 Apr. 2021 Frank Caldario, 67, is a retired account executive for Frito-Lay, serves on the village’s police and fire commission and is a member of Crestwood’s emergency management agency. Mike Nolan, chicagotribune.com, "Federal indictment hangs over Crestwood mayoral race," 1 Apr. 2021 HeadsUp is a customer data platform for customer success and account executive teams to quantify, operationalize, and improve engagement with their users. Frederick Daso, Forbes, "HeadsUp Helps Account Executives Keep Score Of Their Customer Engagement," 12 Mar. 2021 Sigler, an account executive for the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, did not respond to calls and emails for comment. Corbett Smith, Dallas News, "Only one race up for grabs in upcoming Dallas ISD school board elections," 12 Feb. 2021 Lang joined Warner Chappell in 2017 as digital account executive and was subsequently named head of digital licensing, EMEIA the following year. Chris Eggertsen, Billboard, "Executive Turntable: Former RCA Co-Prez's New Venture, Universal Music Names Russia Chief," 22 Jan. 2021 Bergman, a software sales account executive, and Dodd, a construction project manager, married after meeting for the first time on season 7 of MAFS, which aired in 2018. Benjamin Vanhoose, PEOPLE.com, "Married at First Sight's Danielle Bergman, Bobby Dodd Welcome 'Happy and Healthy' Son Robert Elvin," 16 Dec. 2020 In October 1982, Margo DuBos joined the staff as an account executive and became Gambit’s publisher in 1986 at the age of 30. NOLA.com, "40 years later, a Gambit worth the risk," 7 Dec. 2020 Drisana Rios, a mother in San Diego with a 1-year-old and 4-year-old at home, worked as an account executive for the insurance company Hub International until she was fired in June. David Yaffe-bellany, Bloomberg.com, "Parents Say Employers Are Illegally Firing Them During Pandemic," 11 Nov. 2020

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1931, in the meaning defined above

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11 Apr 2021

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“Account executive.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/account%20executive. Accessed 20 Apr. 2021.

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