marketer

noun
mar·​ket·​er | \ ˈmär-kə-tər \

Definition of marketer

: one that deals in a market specifically : one that promotes or sells a product or service

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Timi Olotu, a 30-year-old growth marketer from London, has also found a divide on frivolity in the U.K., where the organization was founded. Ira Iosebashvili, WSJ, "Mensa’s Debate: Deep Thinking or Games and Drinking?," 1 Jan. 2019 There’s a good reason why Team 10’s Instagram and Twitter accounts were wiped in the hours leading up to Dawson’s final episode: Paul is a master marketer. Julia Alexander, The Verge, "Jake Paul’s vlog empire, Team 10, deletes all social media ahead of announcement," 18 Oct. 2018 The fact the matter is, Donald Trump had real political smarts and shrewdness, a brilliant marketer. Fox News, "Kennedy: Kavanaugh is firm that allegation didn't happen," 18 Sep. 2018 Since 2002, the company has been led by Ivan Glasenberg, who began his career there as a coal marketer and whose competitive trader instincts have shaped its corporate culture. New York Times, "Glencore’s Shares Drop After Justice Department Subpoena," 3 July 2018 Indeed, the earliest citation Stamper can find—from the U.K. newspaper The Independent in 2010—is fittingly meta: in a think piece begging tourism marketers to stop dreaming up awkward words. Mark Ellwood, Condé Nast Traveler, "The Made-Up Travel Words We Love to Hate," 18 July 2018 This is how Facebook describes the tool to marketers: When someone visits your website and takes an action (for example, buying something), the Facebook pixel is triggered and reports this action. Alexis C. Madrigal, The Atlantic, "The Most Important Exchange of the Zuckerberg Hearing," 11 Apr. 2018 But Facebook isn’t the only company selling such native ad units to marketers. Justin Choi, Philly.com, "Hey Mark Zuckerberg: A software CEO describes how Facebook can fix its ugly ad problem," 10 Apr. 2018 With some book clubs being advertised on city subways and even national TV shows, lucrative opportunities are ripe for marketers, publishers, and authors. Rachel King, Fortune, "Book Clubs Are Really Having a Moment Right Now," 2 July 2018

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1787, in the meaning defined above

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