guest of honor


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guest of honor

a guest who gets special attention from everyone; the person for whom a party, celebration, or ceremony is given. Bob is the guest of honor, and many people will make speeches about him. The guest of honor sits at the front of the room on the dais.
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The first guest of honor was China followed by Japan in 2009 and France in 2010.
color) Korean War veteran Danny Fritz, who survived the Battle of Chosin Reservoir in 1950, will be the guest of honor at a Veterans Day ceremony in Rosamond today.
India will be the guest of honor of the fair to be opened on March 1, 2011.
Heidi Blau, AIA, Fox and Fowle Architects, Fran Prionegro, Associated Press; Lois Weiss, NY Post; and guest of honor William C.
Their guest of honor was author Sandra Brown, best-known for her mysteries, ``The Alibi'' and ``Fat Tuesday.
Klausner, MD, Executive Director of Global Health at the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, will be the evening's Guest of Honor.
Abdulaziz Mohyeadin Khajoh has approved a request by India to be the guest of honor of next year&'s Riyadh International Book Fair.
Marilyn Jordan Taylor and chairwoman of Skidmore, Owings & Merrill was the guest of honor.
Many of the ladies-who-lunch wore hats in anticipation of meeting Sarah Ferguson, Duchess of York, but the guest of honor came casual.
The track includes a special networking event with guest of honor Henry Cisneros, a roundtable breakfast with regulators, and a day of educational sessions that focus on management issues and techniques, lead by preeminent business leaders.
Resnick, chairman and CEO of Jack Resnick & Sons and chairman of the Real Estate Board of New York, will be the New York guest of honor at a State of Israel Bonds national real estate dinner May 4 at 5 p.
The other guest of honor, David Rehmann, 57, is a former Antelope Valley High School and Antelope Valley College graduate.
Owen Thomas, Managing Director of Morgan Stanley, last year's guest of honor at the event, was inducted into the National Jewish National Council of Trustees.
This evening he is expected to be guest of honor at a reception held at a private residence, and later tonight attend another reception on Hollywood Boulevard.