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sleeping partner

a partner in a business who does not play an active role, esp one who supplies capital
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NTT America brings an array of assets to the table that Silent Partner considers important when determining a good partner fit, including proximity of data centers, networks with expansive reach, access to all levels of a partner organization and the ability to move quickly to get clients needs met.
Silent Partner Technologies is seeking driven, entrepreneurial-spirited technology and sales companies to participate in an exciting and continually evolving RFID market.
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But with Schwarzenegger now in office, the Republicans' role is to function as the administration's silent partner and to help forge legislative consensus.
50% holding as an atypical silent partner and know-how/technology
And, in the same routine, whether motor-mouthed Penn Jillette and silent partner Teller come up with the same astonishingly accurate numerical predictions each time.
During the third quarter 2000, AmeriQuest continued to expand the sales force in its Silent Partner program, the consultative segment of its business that enjoys substantially higher margins than the Company's traditional hardware distribution business.
The increase in sales was attributed to the Company's recently expanded sales force in the "solution"- selling selling segment of its business under its Silent Partner program.
Working as a silent partner with ISV, equipment manufacturer and SI partners, Syndesis provides simple, automated access to physical and logical network data from multi-vendor, multi-technology broadband networks.
Moyes, who has the second largest share in the team behind Ellman, will remain a silent partner.
16 /PRNewswire/ -- AmeriQuest Technologies (OTC Bulletin Board: AMQT) today announced the release of High Availability Computing services, its third major release under the Silent Partner program in the last two weeks.
At the Trailblazers Cafe and Grill at 30th Street West and Avenue L, Scarpellino is the owner of record and mostly silent partner who helps out with the book work, banking, ordering, errands and even table- swamping when necessary.