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Synonyms for backer

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a person who supports or champions an activity, cause, or institution, for example

one who assumes financial responsibility for another

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invests in a theatrical production


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Says David Snoxhill, general manager of Braude: "Joining the Backer Group is an exciting development for Braude as it will give us the influential presence and financial backup of a large group, coupled with access to many products throughout the NIBE group which will enhance the Braude range and allow it to grow further.
Installations and performance pieces tend to get fewer backers.
As Greaney discusses in the exhibition's catalogue, Backer struggled with the philosophical complexities involved in transposing these images and objects to a museum setting; the tension between archiving and aestheticization is everywhere present in his work.
Following the Tarawih prayer, special evening prayer performed during Ramadan, in Regent's Park Mosque, London, Backer has given a brief interview to Cihan, talking about her book, her conversion story and Ramadan.
Through him and the associates she meets during her travels, Backer is drawn to a way of life in which total submission to a higher being is the path to true happiness.
Tabak, Cayre, Adjmi and Backer and their attorneys either declined to comment or did not immediately respond to a request for comment.
Backer said that since the fledgling farm didn't have a track record, he didn't feel good about offering the CSA this year.
Philippe De Backer brings to the Middle East his established track record of leading successful transformation of major financial institutions in Europe, Asia, Australia and the USA.
If there are two or more wide receivers to a side, the backer to that side will split the difference between the #2 receiver and the tackle (Diag.
Backer founded Soundkeeper, a 20-year-old legal advocacy group dedicated to protecting the environmental well being of Long Island Sound, a celebrated estuary stretching from New London, Connecticut and Long Island to New York City.
The company is aiming to raise about pounds 40m from backers, leaving a funding gap of up to pounds 20m
Backer LC, Kirkpatrick B, Fleming LE, Cheng YS, Pierce R, Bean JA, et al.
Tony Sherman, president of Sherman Interiors, a large Atlanta area tile contracting firm, says he does both with the backer board he uses.
The self-standing, 25"x37" backer is large enough to accept Shoot N.
A venture-capitalist backer will assign someone to keep track of you and your business for five or more years.