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nominate (one) as (something)

To recommend, suggest, or put forward one as a candidate for some role or position. The board of directors said they want to nominate me as the company's representative during the tribunal. This is the first time he has been nominated as a candidate in a election.
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nominate (one) for (something)

To recommend, suggest, or put forward one as a candidate for some award, prize, honor, title, etc. Often used in passive constructions. She's been nominated for Best Actress four times, but she still has yet to actually win the award. I just found out I've been nominated for salesperson of the year!
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nominate (one) to (something)

To recommend, suggest, or put forward one as a candidate to join a particular group. Tom wants to nominate Sally to the board of directors.
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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's other proposals, including election of a chairman at the AGM, determination of board of directors' fees, instructions to the nominating committee and appointment of the nominating committee, will be publicized in the notice to the Annual General Meeting.
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.
Investment company Industrivarden, AB (STO:INDUA) announced on Thursday that members of its nominating committee are Mats Guldbrand, of L E Lundbergforetagen; Hakan Sandberg, of Handelsbanken Pension Foundation and others; Mikael Schmidt, of SCA Pension Foundation and others; Bo Damberg, of Jan Wallanders och Tom Hedelius Foundation and others and Fredrik Lundberg, chairman of the board of directors of Industrivarden.
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).
Overlooked by the Tony nominating committee were such actors as Liam Neeson for his portrayal of Oscar Wilde in ``The Judas Kiss'' and both of Molina's co-stars in ``Art:'' Alan Alda and Victor Garber.
The 2008 Annual General Meeting of Seco Tools (STO:SECOB) passed a resolution to appoint a Nominating Committee consisting of the Board Chairman (who acts as convener) and one representative for each of the four principal shareholders.
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.
STOCKHOLM, Sweden -- In accordance with the company's articles of association, the chairman of the board of Carl Lamm Holding (STO:CLHO), Theodor Dalenson, has contacted the company's three largest shareholders in order to form a Nominating Committee.
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.
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
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.