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nominate someone as something

to suggest someone to be the candidate to serve as something. I would like to nominate Karen as our representative. She nominated herself as the one most likely to do the job.
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nominate someone for something

to suggest someone as a candidate for a particular office. I will nominate Carolyn for president. You cannot nominate yourself for this office.
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nominate someone to something

to suggest someone to become a member of a group. I am the one who nominated her to the board. The president nominated herself to the position of chairman of the board.
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The nominating committee also nominated Radha Bachman, chair; Ryan Zika, vice chair; and Joann Guerrero, secretary; of the new Young Lawyers Group.
A Nominating Committee shall be elected at the annual session in odd-numbered years to nominate Division officers, and National officers to the Board of Directors.
Cook's central theme is that the vast majority of voters are for all intents and purposes excluded from exercising a decisive and meaningful role in the modern presidential nominating process.
At the time of the Nominating Committee's decision to not re-nominate Bolin, she was one of fourteen New York Branch members who were also National Board members.
The Nominating Committee has now been appointed and consists of Olof Faxander, Sandvik AB, Jan Andersson, Swedbank Robur Fonder, Ramsay J Brufer, Alecta Pensionsforsakring, Johan Stahl, Lannebo Fonder and Anders Ilstam, Board Chairman.
Accordingly, the following persons have been named as members of the Nominating Committee: Tom Hedelius (Chairman of the Board of Industrivarden), Bo Damberg (Jan Wallanders och Tom Hedelius Stiftelse and others), Hakan Sandberg (Handelsbanken Pension Foundation and Handelsbanken Pension Fund), Ulf Lundahl (L E Lundbergforetagen), and Anders Nyberg (SCA Pension Foundations and others).
The nominating committee is comprised of eight members: four representatives of the securities industry and four public representatives.
Shareholders and representatives who, in addition to the chairman of the board of Carl Lamm Holding, make up the Nominating Committee are: (represents percentage of votes at June 30, 2008): Johan Heijbel, Nove Capital Master Fund Ltd.
The field of potential candidates for an elected charter reform commission on the April 8 ballot in Los Angeles was cut nearly in half Tuesday from 112 to 58 as the deadline passed for filing nominating petitions.
discharge from liability to the Company of the members of the Board of Directors and the President 9 Decision on the number of directors 10 Decision regarding directors' fees 11 Election of directors and the Chairman of the Board 12 Decision on auditors' fees 13 Decision on a nominating committee 14 Decision on the Board's proposed guidelines for executive compensation 15 Decision on the Board's proposal for a stock split
Skip Away: The Preakness and Belmont runner-up and Haskell winner is the leading active 3-year-old, but owner Carolyn Hine would have to pay a $480,000 supplementary nominating fee (12 percent of the purse) to get him into the Classic.
STOCKHOLM, Sweden -- At the upcoming Annual General Meeting on April 23, 2007, the Nominating Committee of Swedish Match AB (STO:SWMA) will propose the election of Charles A.
FAGERSTA, Sweden -- The 2006 Annual General Meeting of Seco Tools AB (STO:SECOB) passed a resolution to appoint a Nominating Committee consisting of the Board Chairman and one representative for each of the four known largest shareholders.
STOCKHOLM, Sweden -- IndustrivEnrden's (STO:INDUA) (STO:INDUC) 2006 Annual General Meeting resolved to assign the Chairman of the Board to contact the four largest registered shareholders in terms of votes in VPC's printout of the shareholder register on August 31, 2006, who each appoint one representative who is not a director on the Company's board, to form together with the Chairman of the Board a nominating committee for the time until a new nominating committee has been appointed based on the mandate from the next year's Annual General Meeting.
STOCKHOLM, Sweden -- In accordance with the decision taken at the AB Lindex (STO:LDEX) Annual General Meeting on December 20, 2005, the following have been appointed members of Lindex Nominating Committee: